UBS Financial Services Accounting, General Ledger Business Analyst - Finance IT in London, United Kingdom

Your role:

Do you have a knack for problem solving? A tendency to dig in, understand issues, clarify with stakeholders and design solutions? Are you able to multi-task and manage multiple parallel demands efficiently? Are you organised with strong communication and partnering skills?

We are looking for someone like that who can help with delivering critical changes, technical and process based, in support of our Finance clients. The role includes:

  • Evaluating business, project and user requirements

  • Documenting these requirements and partnering with data provider peers in Dev and QA teams and the broader project to design and deliver solution in line with Finance targets

  • Supporting project management tasks

  • Co-ordinating work with multiple teams in global locations

  • Managing a discrete portfolio of deliveries ensuring completion

  • Evaluating and mitigating risk, adhering to financial targets

  • Assisting in quality control (test cases, performance impact), testing and implementation of change

  • Partnering with peers in knowledge sharing and meeting team financial targets

What we offer:

Together. That’s how we do things. We offer people around the world a supportive, challenging and diverse working environment. We value your passion and commitment, and reward your performance.

Keen to achieve the work-life agility that you desire? We're open to discussing how this could work for you (and us).

Take the next step:

Are you truly collaborative? Succeeding at UBS means respecting, understanding and trusting colleagues and clients. Challenging others and being challenged in return. Being passionate about what you do. Driving yourself forward, always wanting to do things the right way. Does that sound like you? Then you have the right stuff to join us. Apply now.

Disclaimer / Policy Statements:

UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.

Your team:

The Finance GGL team supports the sourcing and transformation of financial data into the Global General Ledger to create the accounting entries which drive the Financial, Regulatory and Control reporting of the Bank to meet the needs of the IMO, Finance & Regulatory Reporting teams globally.

The GGL team is active in meeting Regulatory demands, Accounting Standard Board changes in our working jurisdictions, and delivering strategic change in line with the Finance Target Operating Model.

You'll be a Business Analyst in the Equity Derivatives GGL team in London working with peers across multiple locations and disciplines.

Team responsibilities include:

  • Collating requirements from Business SMEs and documenting them clearly

  • Liaising with the global Equities Finance Data Sourcing team to identify and facilitate upstream RMS changes

  • Defining the technical solution and facilitating the path to testing and delivery

  • -Working closely with Dev and QA teams in on-shore and off-shore locations covering CAL, FDD & One Balance applications

  • Partnering with PM's and Functional Leads in global locations to ensure Programs are on track and working toward being an SME in the product line you are supporting

  • Providing timely reporting of deliverables and their status to stakeholders or team management

Your expertise:

You have:

  • Experience in a business analyst or 'run the bank' capacity supporting Finance (P&L, Legal Entity or Regulatory Reporting)

  • Strong analytical, problem-solving and synthesising skills

  • Working with and contributing to teams with diverse skillsets

  • Strong communication skills to present data to a diverse audience with either financial or technical backgrounds

  • Strong organisational skills

  • A detail-oriented nature

  • A university degree

  • A proven track record in a role like this

  • Strong technical capabilities to support reporting and analysis from multiple organisational tools

You are:

  • A team player with a strong motivation to deliver

  • Passionate about solving problems

  • Technically savvy with an appreciation of diverse business needs

  • Adaptable, able to work across teams and functions

About us:

Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Your colleagues:

Job Reference #: 183303BR

Business Divisions: Corporate Center

Title: Accounting, General Ledger Business Analyst - Finance IT

City: London

Job Type: Full Time

Country / State: United Kingdom

Function Category: Information Technology (IT)