Vice President - ETF Product Readiness Specialist, North America Vice President - ETF Product Readiness Specialist,  …

BNP Paribas
in Denver, CO, United States
Permanent, Full time
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BNP Paribas
in Denver, CO, United States
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Vice President - ETF Product Readiness Specialist, North America
About BNP Paribas:

BNP Paribas is a leading bank in Europe with an international reach. It has a presence in 72 countries, with more than 202,600 employees, of which almost 155,000 in Europe. The Group has key positions in its three main activities: Domestic Markets and International Financial Services (whose retail-banking networks and financial services are covered by Retail Banking & Services) and Corporate & Institutional Banking, which serves two client franchises: corporate clients and institutional investors. The Group helps all its clients (individuals, community associations, entrepreneurs, SMEs, corporates and institutional clients) to realize their projects through solutions spanning financing, investment, savings and protection insurance.

In Europe, the Group has four domestic markets (Belgium, France, Italy and Luxembourg) and BNP Paribas Personal Finance is the European leader in consumer lending.

BNP Paribas is rolling out its integrated retail-banking model in Mediterranean countries, in Turkey, in Eastern Europe and a large network in the western part of the United States. In its Corporate & Institutional Banking and International Financial Services activities, BNP Paribas also enjoys top positions in Europe, a strong presence in the Americas as well as a solid and fast-growing business in Asia-Pacific.

Business Overview:

BNP Paribas Securities Services, a wholly-owned subsidiary of the BNP Paribas Group, is a leading global custodian and securities services provider backed by the strength of an integrated bank. It provides multi asset post trade and asset servicing solutions for institutional participants in the investment cycle, from the buy-side and sell-side to corporates and issuers. Covering over 100 markets, offices in 34 countries and over 8,800 employees, the BNP Paribas network is one of the most extensive in the industry. We bring together local insight and a global network to enable clients to maximize their market and investment opportunities worldwide.

  • Be a main contributor to deliver new ETF service provider product to market
  • Interact with internal and external development teams to define, monitor and complete testing scope
  • Provide feedback and input to Business Analyst and Product Owner on daily developments
  • Work in an Agile Development Methodology
  • Collaborate with ETF solutions team to build and test efficient operational processes for ETF team and
    • Transfer Agency
    • Custody
    • Fund Accountant
    • Authorized Participant
    • ETF Issuer
    • Depository (DTC/NSCC)
  • Provide input to Target Operating Model and develop industry leading operational excellence
  • Lead effort to share best practices
  • Use ETF operational experience to Identify and close operational risk
  • Be a part of a global network of ETF subject matter experts across BNP Paribas Corporate and Institutional Banking
  • Serve as a Subject Matter Expert on ETF Related topics
  • Initiate and create thought leadership content for BP2S on ETF Services
  • Work with operations teams in Ireland, France, Jersey City, King of Prussia, and New York to establish ETF Service Operating Model

Minimum Required Qualifications
  • Proven knowledge of ETF industry and Service provider role
  • 10 years+ in working in Financial Services,
  • Undergraduate Degree from 4 year university
  • Operations work with an ETF Issuer and/or ETF Service Provider
  • Experience working with new systems development and design
  • Expertise in and Knowledge of ETF Servicing Requirements
  • Strong knowledge in IT platforms and business processes
  • Help BNP Paribas network with important ETF industry contacts
  • Previous experience in fund administration services and Asset Managers Operations
  • Experience in new ETF launches and support provided by ETF Service Provider
  • Ability to collaborate with IT, Operations, Digital and Solutions on ETF Services
  • Work in a collaborative global team environment and across business lines
  • Results oriented individual with strong drive to bring a new service to the market
Preferred Qualifications:
  • ETF Industry recognized person who can help build BNP Paribas's credibility in the space
  • Previous experience in Fund Administration, Custody and Transfer Agency
  • Operations Position at Asset Management Firm
  • Previously worked in a global team with multiple reporting lines
  • Experience working with specifications and management reporting
FINRA Registrations Required: N/A

BNP Paribas is committed to providing a work environment that fosters diversity, inclusion, and equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, gender, age, creed, sex, religion, national origin, disability (physical or mental), marital status, citizenship, ancestry, sexual orientation, gender identity and gender expression, or any other legally protected status.