Financial Planning & Analysis Consultant Financial Planning & Analysis Consultant …

Wells Fargo
in Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 27 May 20
Wells Fargo
in Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 27 May 20
We are seeking a high caliber Management Reporting candidate report to our Regional Finance Manager and being the key finance contact and business partner to Wells Fargo Securities line of business.

About Wells Fargo

Wells Fargo & Company (NYSE: WFC) is a leading global financial services company headquartered in San Francisco (United States). Wells Fargo has offices in over 30 countries and territories. Our business outside of the U.S. mostly focuses on providing banking services for large corporate, government and financial institution clients. We have worldwide expertise and services to help our customers improve earnings, manage risk, and develop opportunities in the global marketplace. Our global reach offers many opportunities for you to develop a career with Wells Fargo. Join our diverse and inclusive team where you will feel valued and inspired to contribute your unique skills and experience. We are looking for talented people who will put our customers at the center of everything we do. Help us build a better Wells Fargo. It all begins with outstanding talent. It all begins with you.

Market Job Description

About the Role

We are seeking a high caliber Management Reporting candidate report to our Regional Finance Manager and being the key finance contact and business partner to Wells Fargo Securities line of business. The Securities division includes Fixed Income Trading, Debt & Capital markets, Asset management, Investment banking and Foreign Exchange Trading businesses. The responsibilities are related to support for management and legal entity reporting. The candidate will be required to provide detailed financial reporting analysis, forecasting, planning, presentations and customer insights to help drive strategic business decision within the region. Key stakeholders includes the US and regional leadership teams.

The position is to be based in Hong Kong to meet the increasing demands arising from Wells Fargo’s international presence as well as an evolving financial and regulatory landscape in the region.


  • Prioritize, analysis, design, plan, track and execution of line of business management reporting deliverables
  • Key support partner for Financial Planning & Analysis such as annual plans, outlook, forecast, revenue & expense analysis, and ad-hoc analysis with business partners
  • Daily profit and loss production on the securities line of businesses
  • Legal entity monthly financial statement processes & reporting
  • Daily capital and liquidity monitoring
  • Present to US and regional stakeholders in various leadership and business forums
  • Understand and communicate to Securities division the cost allocations framework, including the controls that apply to how cost pools are identified established and charged out
  • Provide creative and unique solutions to complex business requirements
  • Collaborate on APAC revenue and expense projects
  • Direct and indirect operating expense planning and analysis
  • Record and track Customer metrics including profitability and other key metrics
  • Provide strategic advice and guidance to senior business and support leaders
  • Lead and support ad-hoc Finance projects which includes system implementation, legal entity restructuring and simplification projects
  • Develop processes and infrastructure controls to ensure ongoing compliance with all relevant Wells Fargo's policies and procedures

Market Skills and Certifications


  • University Degree and professionally qualified accountant
  • Experience of more than 5 years in Banking and Securities Markets industry including in depth knowledge of Securities & Futures Commission rules and regulations in Hong Kong
  • Progressive track record of management reporting experience, including staff management, with familiarity of running and or working in a geographically diverse team
  • Strong Financial analysis and experience in providing timely and relevant recommendations to drive business decisions and outcomes
  • Demonstrable change management skills, particularly those involving process re-engineering and systems change
  • Knowledge of Oracle booking and reporting tools
  • Experience with Hyperion management reporting system
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, including the ability to give presentations and briefings to senior management
  • Creative and strategic thinking skills, including the ability to analyze business transactions and identify key Finance risks/mitigating controls.
  • Ability to work under pressure and maintain high energy levels
  • Must be able to work independently with positive collaboration within a fast paced, team environment
  • Proven capabilities with Microsoft Office Suite, including Excel, Access and PowerPoint
  • Fluency in spoken and written English and Chinese

Desired Characteristics

  • Strong analytical, reporting and presentation skills
  • High integrity and do what is right, fair and respectful
  • Innovative problem solver
  • Eager to learn and develop accounting / finance skills
  • High energy and passion for quality work and continuous improvement
  • Strong relationship building skills
  • Highly attention to detail and able to recognize the importance of detail to ensure data integrity
  • Work well in a team

We Value Diversity

At Wells Fargo, we believe in diversity and inclusion in the workplace; accordingly, we welcome applications for employment from all qualified candidates, regardless of race, color, gender, national or ethnic origin, age, disability, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other status protected by applicable law. We comply with all applicable laws in every jurisdiction in which we operate.

Team members support our focus on building strong customer relationships balanced with a strong risk mitigating and compliance-driven culture which firmly establishes those disciplines as critical to the success of our customers and company. They are accountable for execution of all applicable risk programs (Credit, Market, Financial Crimes, Operational, Regulatory Compliance), which includes effectively following and adhering to applicable Wells Fargo policies and procedures, appropriately fulfilling risk and compliance obligations, timely and effective escalation and remediation of issues, and making sound risk decisions. There is emphasis on proactive monitoring, governance, risk identification and escalation, as well as making sound risk decisions commensurate with the business unit’s risk appetite and all risk and compliance program requirements.