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Senior Manager

Gurugram, India

Job Description:

Overview *

Bank of America is one of the world’s leading financial institutions, serving individual consumers, small and middle-market businesses and large corporations with a full range of banking, investing, asset management and other financial and risk management products and services. We are committed to attracting and retaining top talent across the globe to ensure our continued success. Along with taking care of our customers, we want to be the best place for people to work and aim at creating a work environment where all employees have the opportunity to achieve their goals.

We are a part of the Global Business Services which delivers technology and operations capabilities to Bank of America lines of business (LOB) and enterprise functions.

Our employees help our customers and clients at every stage of their financial lives, helping them connect to what matters most. This purpose defines and unites us. Every day, we are focused on delivering value, convenience, expertise and innovation for individuals, businesses and institutional investors we serve worldwide.

* BA Continuum is a nonbank subsidiary of Bank of America, part of Global Business Services in the bank.

Process Overview*

The FAKC (Finance and Accounting Knowledge Center) was set up in 2007 as a part of the CFO Global Delivery strategy to provide offshore delivery to Line of Business and Enterprise Finance functions. The capabilities hosted include Accounts Payable, General Accounting & Reconciliations, Management Reporting & Analysis, Research & Analytics, Financial Transaction Processing, Finance Systems Support & Regulatory reporting.

Over the years, the scope of FAKC has been expanded to include operations for other enterprise control functions like Human Resources and Risk and Compliance.

Job Description

The Finance Change and Production Services (FCPS) team, which is part of the Global Financial Control (GFC) organization with CFO division, delivers finance projects and technology solutions for the Bank of America (BAC) enterprise and also supports Line of Business (LOB) projects that impact our core finance and general ledger applications.  Typically, the FCPS team is responsible for overall program/project management, business analysis and requirements, functional design, testing, organization readiness and deployment activities.  The role leads small and medium sized projects or portions of large, more complex projects impacting financial systems, including general ledger, financial and regulatory reporting, tax, and reference data systems.  The role works closely with Global Technology and Operations and CFO and LOB stakeholders. 

Responsibilities:

  • Lead and execute GL-specific and finance system programs and projects
  • Execute change in accordance with BAC Enterprise Change Management policies and procedures
  • Work closely with BAC technology partners, vendors and other involved parties to deliver solutions that meet requirements
  • Liaise with business partners/key stakeholders to gather business requirements and acceptance criteria
  • Lead, plan and execute testing, including functional, integration and user acceptance testing
  • Ensure readiness of end users impacted by technology and business process changes
  • Identify and escalate risks and issues
  • Report overall program/project status to senior stakeholders
  • Deliver project scope on-time, on-budget and to quality standards
  • Provide a smooth handoff of new solutions to operations teams, including Production Services
  • Carry out all activities related to testing – test scripts, test plans, test execution
  • Serves as a seasoned/proficient operational resource as well as providing strong analytical and problem solving capabilities
  • Must be a self-motivator and a quick learner, able to work well under tight deadlines while maintaining high levels of accuracy
  • Must be able to lead team (If needed)
  • Displays ease with communication with various business partners at all levels in a clear and concise manner
  • Preparing dashboards and ppt for Project meetings
  • Fair understanding of technical functionalities and ability to work with technology partners to resolve technical issues

Requirements

  • Education - B.Com (Hons) or Pass or CA Intermediate+ good accounting background High attention to detail, detail oriented
  • Experience-

10-12 years of finance experience, understanding of general ledger and financial reporting concepts

 7-9 years of project management and systems development experience leading project teams

Mandatory Skills

  • Professional written and verbal communication skills
  • Good people and team leadership and management skills
  • Strong relationship management and interpersonal skills, ability to build strong rapport, respect and trust with key stakeholders and constituents
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a fast-paced, ever-changing, highly collaborative environment
  • High attention to detail, detail-oriented, analytical and good with numbers
  • Professional written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong relationship management skills, ability to build rapport with key stakeholders
  • Demonstrated ability to work in fast paced, ever changing, highly collaborative environment
  • Advanced Excel, data manipulation skills

Desired Skills

  • Exposure to Oracle, SAP or other ERP/general ledger systems
  • Experience with systems development lifecycle practices/methodologies, including Agile and Waterfall methods
  • Other technical and data manipulation/analysis skills, including MS Excel, MS Access, SQL, Alteryx, Tableau, etc

  • Work Time

 Shift 12:30 PM to 9:30 PM or 11:30 AM to 8:30 PM

  • Job Location

Gurgaon

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Infospace, Gurugram, 122016