Officer – Finance Analyst, Finance Business Support, CFO
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An exciting opportunity has arisen at Bank of America Merrill Lynch for a qualified or part qualified accountant to join our growing team. This varied role will allow you to gain valuable experience as part of a global top tier investment bank, in depth exposure to the business in a busy and challenging environment and excellent grounding in Global Markets. Career progression within our team is actively supported and encouraged.
As Finance Analyst you will join our Global Markets Balance Sheet Control Team who are based across EMEA and in the US. The team supports Finance and the Business across Global Markets, focusing on balance sheet control and optimisation.
As Finance Analyst your main responsibilities will involve:
Calculating, reviewing and posting balance sheet estimates and assisting with the development of balance sheet controls and processes
Preparing and posting month end journals
Performing monthly account reconciliations and quarterly disclosure reporting
Reviewing commentary provided by other teams relating to day on day balance sheet movements, including liaising with business unit controllers to resolve issues
Building and managing relationships with various controllers across Equities and FICC as well as with Middle Office, Operations, and other Finance areas
Contributing to the wider team and departmental initiatives and taking part in ad hoc projects
As Finance Analyst your skills and qualifications will ideally include:
Qualified /Part Qualified Accountant - ACA, ACCA, CIMA or equivalent and good working knowledge of accounting concepts
Good level of Excel (ability to build and use spreadsheets)
Excellent communication allowing you to build strong working relationships
About Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Bank of America is one of the world's leading financial institutions, serving individual consumers, small- and middle-market businesses, large corporations and governments with a full range of financial and risk management products and services. Bank of America Merrill Lynch is the marketing name for the global banking and markets businesses.
The company has had a presence in EMEA since 1922. With offices in 23 countries on three continents, it offers an integrated and comprehensive set of products and services across Global Corporate and Investment Banking, Global Markets and Consumer Card, serving the needs of individual, corporate, institutional and government clients, combining the best of local knowledge and global expertise. Developing solutions for social and environmental challenges is at the core of Bank of America Merrill Lynch’s responsibility platform. In more than 90 countries around the world, we partner with employees, clients and stakeholders to help make financial lives better.
If you are interested in this opportunity please send your details to us by applying online with your CV.
We are an equal opportunities employer and positively encourage applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, or religion or belief.
Posting Date: 08/08/2014
Full / Part-time: Full Time
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