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Assistant Manager - Analyst IV

Chennai, India

Job Description

The Governance Team role will be accountable for assisting in the development, implementation, and support of the new BNYM Finance Reporting Governance Process.  Development of this new process will include the review of current standard financial reporting, both internal and external, in unison with the metadata structure, and the main finance systems of PeopleSoft, MAQ, HFM, and DRM. 


−        The incumbent will work with various finance teams, as well as other teams outside of finance, which are involved in and / or utilize financial reporting by providing advice and counsel services to ensure that there is a clear understanding of the reporting processes within BNYM.  These services include:

·         acting as a liaison between various groups and the governance teams to work to understand any requests for changes to the reporting processes and / or systems to ensure they are consistent with our reporting guidelines

·         assisting in the  rationalization and / or streamlining of financial data to improve analytics or system performance

·         establishing a working plan for future state reporting that will strategically map out areas for improvement or change

·         acting as a conduit for reviewing and creating reporting guidelines and controls at the outset of establishing any new or changing financial process


−        The incumbent will also assist in testing and monitoring the reporting results of BNYM financial information to ensure that the information is accurate and the metadata / data is flowing through the systems / processes as expected.  (The metadata includes thousands of accounts, management units, and reporting algorithms, so this is a significant effort).  Testing / monitoring will involve:

·         reconciling reports to show that various systems are in sync at all levels of financial reporting

·         assisting in establishing systemic / internal controls that prevent accounting irregularities / errors

·         discovering ways to decrease manual processes and intervention

·         discussing, with financial team members, areas of concerns and challenges in current reporting to establish remediation plans

·         reviewing the results of changes to the established metadata infrastructure and reporting


−        While working closely with new governance teams, the incumbent will also assist in providing training material and documentation for new governance processes, systems and / or procedures.  Training will include establishing working forums for the Finance organization to stimulate new ideas or best of class ideas for implementation.  To encourage participation and knowledge transfer of the governance reporting procedures and guidelines he / she will assist in the formation of simple informative communication streams. 


Skill set :

-          Accounting

-          Basic reporting skill, understand fin statements,

-          General ledgers, recon to fin sys and MAQ

-          How you report

-          Analyst -




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BNY Mellon is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Primary Location: India-Tamil Nadu-Chennai
Job: Finance/Accounting
Internal Jobcode: 53774
Organization: Finance-HR06599
Requisition Number: 1801174