●Business Function Group Finance aims to deliver world-class standards in reporting, financial planning and finance processes. We provide insights and analyses that help the bank make sound business decisions whether in the areas of product development or customer profitability. We also provide capital management, business planning, forecasting, and tax and accounting advisory services. Business Finance is the business partner to Business Units on all financial and planning matters including performing the dual roles of independent financial controllership and business partnership in strategy and growing the bank’s franchise. Working with various functions and Finance teams within the bank, Business Finance supports the concerted effort of Finance function in safe-guarding the value of the bank with appropriate controls and proper representation of our financial statements. We develop and drive MIS that enables cross-customer segments, cross-products and cross-countries engagement and growth. We strive in providing accurate, timely and insightful analyses that matter for decision making, planning and strategic development.
●Key Responsibilities Assist Head of Finance in leading and managing the Finance support units efficiently to ensure compliance with regulatory, statutory and Head Office policies. Responsible for day-to-day financial transactions of the Branch and monthly / quarterly / year-end closing of the country books balances. Ensure timely submission of financial, statutory and management reports to Head Office, authorised persons, regulators & auditors.
●Key Accountabilities 1.Partner with the Japan country head and other senior management members to exercise strong influence in the financial, strategic and operating aspects of the bank. 2.Develop financial strategy to grow the bank’s business. 3.Prepare financial analyses to support strategic business decisions. Identify and quantify the financial implications of strategic plans, counsel and influence key business partners on how to optimize process and new business opportunities. Oversee forward-looking financial planning and analysis capabilities. 4.Act as a catalyst to support change initiatives for the finance function including new IT initiatives. 5.Lead and manage relationships with the local regulators and ensure compliance with submission of all internal / external deliverables, including financial and management reporting (local and Singapore accounting standards) and regulatory reporting in compliance with the applicable rules of the land. 6.Provide strong oversight of financial controls, measurements and systems. 7.Maintain the bank’s fiscal integrity and ensure compliance of related processes and procedures in the bank to meet external regulatory requirements. 8.Understand and interpret business trends (economic, competitive, etc.) and provide financial insight to help the branch make decisions at a senior level.
●Work as a functional expert during Implementation of our system. Responsible functionality: Front Office or Risk Management/Regulations, Accounting, i.e. Gathering requirements, performing configuration & test (binary development is done at our Paris developer team.) ●Technical support after implementation (No on-site support. Level 2/above support is done by Murex) ●Training to partners, users on Murex system functionality ●Cooperation to pre-sales activities (materials, presen support)