Cost Control Tower Officer

BNP Paribas offers you an exciting career opportunity in an international, challenging business environment characterized by high pace and diversity with focus on creating valuable relations with our customers. We offer a competitive salary & benefits package and also an excellent work environment where you’re valued as part of our team!

About BNP Paribas in Asia Pacific ( www.apac.bnpparibas )

In Asia Pacific, BNP Paribas is one of the best-positioned international financial institutions with an uninterrupted presence since 1860. Currently with over 15,000 employees* and a presence in 14 markets, BNP Paribas provides corporates, institutional and private investors with product and service solutions tailored to their specific needs. It offers a wide range of financial services covering corporate & institutional banking, wealth management, asset management, insurance, as well as retail banking and consumer financing through strategic partnerships.

Worldwide, BNP Paribas has a presence in 74 countries with more than 190,000 employees. It 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. Asia Pacific is a key strategic region for BNP Paribas and it continues to develop its franchise in the region.

BNP Paribas offers you an exciting career opportunity in an international, challenging business environment characterized by high pace and diversity with focus on creating valuable relations with our customers. We offer a competitive salary & benefits package and also an excellent work environment where you're valued as part of our team!

* excluding partnerships

Position Purpose

The position is to cover Two main axis:
1. Perform cost analysis covering CIB APAC
2. Project management Account Payable Process

Responsibilities

Direct Responsibilities

1. Perform cost analysis on CIB APAC
 Perform transversal cost analysis for actual and budget processes.
 Support country PMs/local Finance on providing commentaries to the Business Review reports
 Perform and enhance "expense report" which is a review of all expenses detailed by vendor, cost nature. Scope is Geographical APAC (CIB and non CIB).
 Ensure analysis are performed based on harmonised Rules and Principles
 Identify site specific cost monitoring and suggest harmonisation process review
 Develop set of cost KPIs to enable: tracking of costs and secure data quality. This is in conjunction with HO cost tower teams.
 Document procedure and policy concerning costs booking and allocation rules to be applied for Apac region.

2. Support transformation of APAC Account Payable
 Support the program manager on the implementation of the initiatives across APAC AP teams in conjunction with ISPL teams
o Review Target Operating Model implementation status
o Identify site specificities and suggest alignment propositions
o Benchmark Account Payable set up with other regions
 Prepare support materials (packs and minutes)
 Consolidate and coordinate the implementation plan across APAC

Contributing Responsibilities

Contributing to overall PM missions.

Technical & Behavioral Competencies

Ideal 3 to 5 years of relevant experience

 Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
 Finance background / expertise
 Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Word, and PowerPoint
 Experience in Project Management is a plus
 Ability to cope with peaks of activity level

Specific Qualifications

 Rigorous, well-organized with a structured and logical approach
 Synthesis capacity
 English fluency (both oral and written communication)