AVP/MGR, Financial Reporting & Management Accounting Change Management Support, Group Finance

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • United Overseas Bank
  • 2018-07-16

AVP/MGR, Financial Reporting & Management Accounting Change Management Support, Group Finance

Job Description:

We are looking for a suitably qualified candidate to join the Financial Information Management department within Group Finance. You will support the Group's Financial Reporting and Management Accounting systems. Your specific responsibilities include:

• Analyze and plan change requests and projects related to Financial Reporting, Management Accounting and MAS Regulatory reporting applications using Hyperion, Oracle Financials and FiRE software
• Perform regulatory requirements and data analyses, functional solution review, User Acceptance Test (UAT) preparation, UAT execution and production implementation tasks
• Tasks include supervision of user access and configuration management of the software system to support User Acceptance Tests (UAT)
• Conduct functional validation of system changes, including data transport from the Data Warehouse to the CFR (Consolidated Financial Reporting), VBM (Value-Based Management) and MAS (FiRE) reporting applications
• Lead the financial verification of results at the Group level

Job requirements:

• Degree in Accounting, Economics, Business Administration, Mathematics or related discipline
• Minimum of 5 years working experience, preferably in the banking/financial services industry and with exposure and participation in at least 1 major project
• Foundational knowledge of Financial Accounting and Financial Reporting Standards, as well as familiarity with the financial/regulatory reporting process and submission frequency
• Sound knowledge of banking products, including Loans, Overdrafts, Trade Finance and Treasury instruments
• Understanding of the process of change management, regulatory changes and the reporting cycles
• Able to oversee change management, as well as track, manage and escalate issues
• Experience in conducting UAT, logging errors and documenting test scripts, results and findings
• Proficiency in SQL scripting, MS Excel functions including Pivot table is a must

Other requirements:

• Good understanding of Data Architecture, Data Warehouse and Business Intelligence subjects
• Experience with use of analytics tools such as OBIEE and QlikSense is a plus
• Possess good communication skills, a curious nature and strong ability in problem identification, variance analyses and issue resolution
• Team player, meticulous and able to work independently and motivate others
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