BNY Mellon Careers

Team Lead, Accounting

Chennai, India

Job Description

Coordinates the activities of support staff responsible for conducting basic financial and performance research and analyses and supporting the completion of basic accounting activities for an assigned legal entity, line of business, country, region or accounting process of limited complexity. Allocates accounting tasks to the team, including assigning data collection, research and analysis activities. Monitors metrics to balance workloads. Provides oversight for financial system work processes related to data gathering, input and validation. Enforces compliance with reporting, accounting and accounting process policies, procedures and regulatory changes. Reviews and confirms the accuracy and completion of team's work; provides corrective guidance to staff and checks for understanding. Identifies gaps in team knowledge and develops appropriate training, policy and/or procedures. Resolves escalated questions from staff members. Motivates and develops staff, maximizing their individual contribution, their professional growth and their ability to function effectively with their colleagues as a team. Manages support staff responsible for supporting the General Ledger activities of an assigned small and/or minimally complex legal entity, line of business, country, region or accounting process. Contributes to the achievement of goals and objectives for a small and/or minimally complex legal entity, line of business, country, region or accounting process. Modified based upon local regulations/requirements. Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and work experience required. Degree in Accounting or Finance preferred. MBA or CPA/CA/local area equivalent certification preferred. 3-5 years of total work experience, with 0-1 years of senior/lead experience, preferred. Knowledge of GAAP and accounting and finance concepts and analysis techniques preferred.


MBA/CPA/CA or  local area equivalent.

For over 230 years, the people of BNY Mellon have been at the forefront of finance, expanding the financial markets while supporting investors throughout the investment lifecycle. BNY Mellon can act as a single point of contact for clients looking to create, trade, hold, manage, service, distribute or restructure investments & safeguards nearly one-fifth of the world's financial assets. BNY Mellon remains one of the safest, most trusted and admired companies. Every day our employees make their mark by helping clients better manage and service their financial assets around the world. Whether providing financial services for institutions, corporations or individual investors, clients count on the people of BNY Mellon across time zones and in 35 countries and more than 100 markets. It's the collective ambition, innovative thinking and exceptionally focused client service paired with a commitment to doing what is right that continues to set us apart. Make your mark:

Finance helps our internal clients outperform over time. At BNY Mellon, Finance serves our internal clients by providing world-class accounting operations and control and decision support while instituting world-class change management. Global Procurement is responsible for establishing the programs to acquire products and services for BNY Mellon by employing deep category knowledge and commodity expertise, coupled with an understanding of the needs of our businesses and business partner groups. The Corporate Treasury group is responsible for managing the investment portfolios and the liquidity and capital positions of the various subsidiary banks and of BNY Mellon.

BNY Mellon is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Primary Location: India-Tamil Nadu-Chennai
Job: Finance/Accounting
Internal Jobcode: 85355
Organization: Finance-HR06599
Requisition Number: 1804534