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BNPParibas is a leading European bank with an international reach. It has apresence in 72 countries, with more than 202,000 Employees including morethan 154,000 in Europe and over 5,000 in Portugal alone.
BNPParibas is present in Portugal since 1985, having been one of the first foreignbanks to operate in the country. Today, BNP Paribas has several entitiesoperating directly in this territory, offering a wide range of integratedfinancial solutions to support its clients and their businesses.
Worldwide,the Group has key positions in its three main activities : Domestic Markets andInternational Financial Services (whose retail-banking networks and financialservices are covered by Retail Banking & Services) and Corporate &Institutional Banking, which serves two client franchises : corporate clientsand institutional investors.
The Group helps all its clients (individuals,community associations, entrepreneurs, SMEs, corporate and institutionalclients) to realise their projects through solutions spanning financing,investment, savings and protection insurance.
Withinthe department Chief Operating Office One Finance Model Implementation ofFinance function, in charge of the implementation of an harmonized FinanceOperating Model across the BNPP Group, the Finance Implementation ProjectsEngineering (FIP Engineering) unit is a part of the Finance ImplementationProjects (FIP) unit.
In aclose and strong collaboration with FIP unit, FIP Engineering unit operates in orderto :
ensure the projects of the roll-out of the OneFinancial System (OFS), in line with the global strategy of the Financefunction
design, develop and implement the financial interfacesbetween the operating systems of Businesses and the Finance systems
ensure the implementation of the remediation plans applicableto financial interfaces
Therefore,FIP Engineering unit handles the technical solutions of financial interfaces,that feed the main reporting streams (financial, management accounting,liquidity and credit risk).
FIP Engineeringunit operates for the entire BNPP Group, especially BDDF, BNL, BPLS, BPSS, CIB,FORTIS, IRB, PF, PI.
Contributing on project management
Work in cooperation with the FIP project manager inall phases of projects, especially concerning the integration of technicalaspects of Finance systems linked to the step of accounting interpretation offinancial events.
This collaboration is usual on a daily basis
Respect the methodology of project management sharedby FIP and FIP Engineering units
Contribute to costing study of projects
Respect the projects milestones and the related budget
Contribute to the definition of a workaround solutionwith the project team face to any issue impacting the critical path of theproject and its budget
Produce regular project status to share with FIPproject manager and FIP Engineering team leader and manager
Participate to project committees by sharing actions / decisionsstatus under FIP Engineering responsibility, taking or coordinating actionslinked to FIP Engineering perimeter
Performing prestudy, technical design and implementation of projects
Define the macro impacts among the technicalarchitecture and the parametrization of accounting interfaces on the basis ofthe first global need expressed by FIP project manger in context of a pre study
Propose a technical architecture based on thefunctional information considering the interpreters’ systems standards principles
Co-elaborate all necessary flows entering the interpreter’ssystem namely regarding the technical validation of the data needed
Document the technical specifications of the technicalsolution to be set up in the interpreter’s system mainly based on AIS / RDJsoftware from Axway
Set up / parametrize the technical solution adopted inthe different tools
Contribute to the testing strategy to ensure thequality of the implementation of the project
Define the testing scope related to the tests under directresponsibility of FIP Engineering
Execute all test cases following the definedmethodology and validate final testing results performing all necessaryadjustments
Define the technical deployment plan and perform allactions or coordination to ensure a successful deployment in productionenvironment
Control and assume responsibility of the good resultsin production environment including after care (eventual changes andadjustments)
Ensuring support and maintenanceactivity on a scope of accounting interfaces
Manage the related requests in projectmode according to the priority defined by FIP and FIPE team leaders
Required level of education : Bachelor’s degree in Information Systems / Accounting / Finance
Professional experience in relevant area
Experience in project management
Knowledge of general accounting and / or bankingaccounting is a plus
Knowledge of financial Information Systems is a plus
Knowledge of Axway software Accounting IntegrationSuite (AIS / RDJ) is a plus
Fluent in English (minimum B2 Level)
Knowledge of French is a plus
Strong ability to deliver / Results driven
Attention to detail / rigor
Strong problem solving skills
Excellent communication and coordination skills (oral& written)
Pleasenote that only applications submitted in English will be considered.
In case you are selected for this role,further documentation will be requested to support your hiring process.
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