Vice President - Senior Finance Analyst

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Bank Of America / Merrill Lynch
  • 23 Nov 17 2017-11-23

Vice President - Senior Finance Analyst

Job Description:
About Bank of America Merrill Lynch:

Our purpose as a firm is to make financial lives better, through the power of every connection. Across the world, we partner with leading corporate and institutional investors through our offices in more than 40 countries. In the U.S alone, we serve almost all Fortune 500 companies and approximately 59 million consumers and small-business customers. We provide a full suite of financial products and services, from banking and investments to asset and risk management. We cover a broad range of asset classes, making us a global leader in corporate and investment banking, sales and trading.

Connecting Asia Pacific to the World
Our Asia Pacific team is spread across 23 offices in 12 markets. We are focused on connecting Asia to the world and the world to Asia, using our global expertise to ensure success is shared between us, our clients and our communities. Our regional footprint covers 12 currencies, more than a dozen languages and five time zones, placing us firmly among the region's leading financial services companies.
Bank of America Merrill Lynch is committed to attracting, recruiting and retaining top diverse talent from across the globe. Our diversity and inclusion mission is to actively promote an inclusive work environment where all employees have the opportunity to achieve personal success and contribute to the growth of our business. Each of our global Employee Networks bring together employees, create dialogue and awareness in support of our Diversity and Inclusion.

Position Description
An opportunity has arisen in the Finance team in Hong Kong, to provide Finance support to the Asia Pacific Investment Banking and Capital Market business. The successful applicant will join a team which provides financial reporting and financial control to the Investment Bank, covering Advisory, Debt Capital Markets, and Equity Capital Markets products.

The position provides an opportunity to work closely with the Investment Banking business, to gain an understanding of that business, and to develop accounting, financial reporting and control skills in a dynamic and growing organization.

Key Responsibilities

  • Product Control
    • Daily and monthly P&L calculation and reporting
    • Month-end book closing, including General Ledger review
    • Maintenance and reconciliation of data in sub-ledgers, the General Ledger, and front end systems
  • Expense Control
    • Support expense analysis and review
    • Client invoicing
    • Review and control of receivables
  • Preparation of financial analyses and reports to the local, regional, and global management
  • Ad hoc reporting
  • Project support, including new system roll-out
  • Liaison with front office and offshore Finance offices

Key Requirements
  • University Degree.
  • Highly numerate
  • Strong desire to learn about M&A and capital raising
  • Previous experience working in a financial institution is a plus
  • Accounting experience is preferred, CPA is a plus
  • Strong communication and analytical skills
  • Detail oriented, assertive and mature
  • Proficient in Excel, knowledge of Oracle and SAP is a plus
  • Fluent in English (oral and written)
  • Able to read and write Chinese as the role with work with Chinese speaking clients
Bank of America Merrill Lynch is an equal opportunities employer.

Posting Date: 25/10/2017
- Hong Kong

Full / Part-time: Full time
Hours Per Week: 40