Ledger Transformation Business Analyst (30k-40k) Ledger Transformation Business Analyst (30k-40k) …

Gravitas Recruitment Group
in Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Contract, Full time
Last application, 25 Feb 20
HKD30000 - HKD40000 per month
Gravitas Recruitment Group
in Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Contract, Full time
Last application, 25 Feb 20
HKD30000 - HKD40000 per month
Our client is a large international banking group with a presence in more than 70 countries. The client is looking to hire someone with an accounting background to work as a business analyst/project manager hybrid to help implement and automate the company's APAC core ledger system This is a rare opportunity for those in the accounting profession to move towards the business analyst, project manager and financial change routes. The job will come with BA/PM training

Job Summary:

  1. Deliver a high quality automated platform to Finance users for their daily BAU tasks in the context of ever changing business & reporting requirements.
  2. Ensure consistency of Finance systems/reports across the APAC region, in adherence to the Group's standard.
  3. Provide efficient support to Finance teams in daily production tasks.
  4. Major projects involve:
  • Build or enhance accounting interface between operating systems and accounting core ledger systems
  • Support new business and new products initiatives
  • Support new regulatory requirements
  • System upgrades and migrations

Role:

  • Acting as a Business Analyst (70%)

- Understand the project objective and ensure all user requirements are properly captured - Carry out feasibility study, assess potential impact and define target operating model

- Explain the user requirements to IT for IT development - Define the appropriate testing strategy according to the nature of the project - Design test cases and ensure adequate testing is performed

- Validate testing result by performing detailed checking in accounting entries and/ or reports and provide UAT sign-off on behalf of finance users

  • Acting as a Project Manager (30%)

- Drive and manage all stages in project life cycle, from project initialization to project closure - Develop project scope documentation, project plans and project schedules - Continuously coordinate with IT and other finance users

- Undertake risk analysis and proactively identify mitigating solutions - Timely track the progress of projects against agreed timeline and budget - Arrange smooth go-live implementation and provide post go-live support

- Present project status regularly to senior management

- Build and maintain a trusted relationship with all project stakeholders across different functions (PMO, IT, finance users, operation teams)

  • Provide support in case of production incidents, including root cause identification and proposing solutions to resolve the issue in a timely manner Contributing Responsibilities
  • Identify area of improvement; streamline the existing processes for efficiency
  • Support team head to monitor the budget and progress reporting

Why Apply?

- Opportunity to transition from accounting auditing background to BA/PM/Finance Change job route

- Work in a reputable global bank

- Opportunity to help implement a cutting edge automated general ledger platform across APAC

- Good work life balance

- Chance for extension or can lead to a permanent

Requirements:

Auditing/Accounting related experience and/or finance project experience in Financial Institutions

Fluent English Speaker

Microsoft Office Skills (Word, Excel, PPT)

What could be helpful (Bonus):

PMP Qualification

Technical capabilities in using SQL

Project Management Experience

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