Job type full-time contractual / temporary
Full job description
About bnp paribas group:
Bnp paribas is a top-ranking bank in europe with an international profileIt operates in 71 countries and has almost 199 000 employeesThe group ranks highly in its three core areas of activity: domestic markets and international financial services (whose retail banking networks and financial services are grouped together under retail banking & services) and corporate & institutional banking, centered on corporate and institutional clientsThe group helps all of its clients (retail, associations, businesses, smes, large corporate and institutional) to implement their projects by providing them with services in financing, investment, savings and protectionIn its corporate & institutional banking and international financial services activities, bnp paribas enjoys leading positions in europe, a strong presence in the americas and has a solid and fast-growing network in the asia/pacific region.
About bnp paribas india solutions:
Established in 2005, bnp paribas india solutions is a wholly owned subsidiary of bnp paribas sa, a leading bank in europe with an international reachWith delivery centers located in bengaluru, chennai and mumbai, we are a 24x7 global delivery centerIndia solutions services three business lines: corporate and institutional banking, investment solutions and retail banking for bnp paribas across the groupDriving innovation and growth, we are harnessing the potential of over 6000 employees, to provide support and develop best-in-class solutions.
About business line/function:
Global markets operations corporate actions, incomes and taxes department is part of the transversal functions within ito and is acting as a central interlocutor regarding corporate actions, both for fixed income and eqd solutions.
Eqd is a dedicated business line for equity derivatives and financing solutions within bnp paribas group and a major player within cib.
Fixed income is specialized in g10et credit repo financing transactions on debts and bonds assets.
Within global markets operations pole, the corporate actions department is specialized in the analysis and the management of the corporate events affecting listed assets (mainly securities products).
It is in charge of the notification and the coordination for the eqd and fixed income industries of any impact of these events during the overall lifecycleIn this way, the department is providing its services for any impacted trade involving trading, clients and/or counterparties.
Global markets operations - corporate actions
Business line / function:
Number of direct reports:
Directorship / registration:
Primary responsibilities of the team includes:
Monitoring corporate actions in all reliefs and identification of eligible global positions
Follow-up of events’ announcements, forecast and deadlines leading to an efficient management regarding scrubbing, notifications and bookings in our general books and recording systems
Managing the election process for voluntary events by interacting with other internal support functions, compiling aggregated instruction to be sent to agents/custodians and ensure good receipt.
Strict follow-up of the expected proceeds/results at payment date, and follow-up controls in regards to theoretical bookings and forecast assumptions that may leave with breaks on internal or external reconciliations.
Acting as a central point of contact for corporate actions operations subject matters within bnp paribas (across all functions) and outside (custodians, counterparties)
Scrubbing and set up of corporate actions in operating systems (e.gPicasso)
Monitoring of corporate actions in all reliefs and identification of eligible global positions (settled/pending trades, slab)
Permanent follow-up of events’ announcements, forecast and deadlines leading to an efficient management regarding scrubbing, notifications and bookings in our general books and recording systems (e.gCalypso, power, picasso tools)
Manage the election process for voluntary events in close relations with other teams of the gm cait department, compile aggregated instruction to be sent to agents/custodians and ensure good receipt.
Strict follow-up of the expected proceeds/results at payment date, and follow-up controls in regards to theoretical bookings and forecast assumptions that may leave with breaks on internal or external reconciliation
Acting as a central point of contact for corporate actions operations subject matters within bnp (across all functions) and outside (custodian, counterparties) and as an expert on corporate actions for client and business services.
Ability to manage any corporate actions type on the overall scope of the team and to become expert on specific market rules
Provide a regular report to his/her hierarchy and being pro-active during all recurrent meetings (morning, weekly meetings, etc.)
By becoming more risk aware and by following the procedures or compliance rules that are in place to mitigate operational or reputational risk
Monitors and take appropriate actions in case of market risks (buy ins)
By seeking to improve stp rates at our custodians so reducing cost, by updating static data as and when necessary
By reducing the number of manual instructions sent to agents therefore reducing cost, manual intervention and settlement risk according to compliance rules
If necessary, using the escalation process when operational risk is detected
Contribute to the overall successful running of the settlement department:
By maintaining close relationships with traders and sales and escalating problems to them promptly where required
By maintaining good working relationships with domestic agents and custodians
By communicating with, and assisting, other operational departments where needed
Ensuring direct managers are kept informed of any potential problems & issues where appropriate.
Technical & behavioral competencies
Capacity to analyze, organize and report efficiently.
Flexibility on working methods and changing international environment.
Rigorous and reactive in order to face pressure and reach excellence anytime
Diligently follow the set procedures and compliance policies
Knowledge of financial markets and products, and easiness/expertise in dealing with excel.
Rigorous attention to detail
Good communication skills
Must be fluent in english
Ability to synthetize / simplify
Ability to deliver / results driven
Creativity & innovation / problem solving
Ability to manage a project
Ability to understand, explain and support change
Ability to manage / facilitate a meeting, seminar, committee, training…
Ability to anticipate business / strategic evolution
Bachelor degree or equivalent
At least 7 years
Other/specific qualifications (if required)
Posted 21 days ago
BNP Paribas is a leading bank in Europe with an international reach. It has a presence in 74 countries, with more than 192,000 employees, including more than 146,000 in Europe. The Group 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. The Group helps all its clients (individuals, community associations, entrepreneurs, SMEs, corporates and institutional clients) to realise their projects through solutions spanning financing, investment, savings and protection insurance. In Europe, the Group has four domestic markets (Belgium, France, Italy and Luxembourg) and BNP Paribas Personal Finance is the European leader in consumer lending.