Job Description :
About Bank of America Merrill Lynch :
Our purpose as a firm is to make financial lives better, through the power of every connection. Across the world, we partner with leading corporate and institutional investors through our offices in more than 40 countries.
In the U.S alone, we serve almost all Fortune 500 companies and approximately 59 million consumers and small-business customers.
We provide a full suite of financial products and services, from banking and investments to asset and risk management. We cover a broad range of asset classes, making us a global leader in corporate and investment banking, sales and trading.
Connecting Asia Pacific to the World
Our Asia Pacific team is spread across 23 offices in 12 markets. We are focused on connecting Asia to the world and the world to Asia, using our global expertise to ensure success is shared between us, our clients and our communities.
Our regional footprint covers 12 currencies, more than a dozen languages and five time zones, placing us firmly among the region’s leading financial services companies.
Bank of America Merrill Lynch is committed to attracting, recruiting and retaining top diverse talent from across the globe.
Our diversity and inclusion mission is to actively promote an inclusive work environment where all employees have the opportunity to achieve personal success and contribute to the growth of our business.
Each of our global Employee Networks bring together employees, create dialogue and awareness in support of our Diversity and Inclusion mission.
Bank of America Merrill Lynch is an equal opportunities employer.
As part of the Global Markets Operations organization in Asia, the Exchange Traded Derivatives (ETD) team is looking for a highly motivated senior professional .
The organization has a Market Operation team which comprises of, Clearing, Deliveries, Regulatory / Exchange and Process Control, Strategy, Client Service and Documentation Teams.
This structure is replicated regionally in Chicago and EMEA processing trading activity over 60+ Exchanges. As well as an established track record with regards to listed futures, the function is currently expanding its capabilities with regards to centrally cleared OTC products, i.
e Interest Rate and Credit Default Swaps..
The candidate drive the implementation of the key Regulatory initiatives working closely with various stakeholders in the region.
Drive cross coordination / execution of Risk activities and assessment. This includes strong execution / process focus to drive remediation, monitor progress, and go-
to-green plans where known risk control gaps exist.
Documenting the business logic, and designing test plans for regulatory reports
Executing testing to determine the completeness, accuracy, and timeliness of regulatory reports
Partnering with India testing team to resolve issues arising from quality assurance testing carried out by them
Working with the Line-Of-Business report owners to create action plans to address control gaps in a timely way
Ensuring that the regional governance model operates as designed including regional governance meetings with key stakeholders, the provision of metrics and reporting, follow up on incidents and issues
Developing and producing metrics and analytics on regulatory issues and testing results
Maintaining and enhancing the Operations regulatory reporting inventory, ensuring it is complete and accurate.
Contributing to the development of strategic technology solutions to support testing, assessment, and report inventory management.
Preparing information on plans, progress, issues, for regulatory governance committees
Provide regulatory reporting risk subject matter expertise for Operations areas
Exercise judgment and influence business leaders and peers to Firm / External requirements and operational risk programs, balancing business strategy with appropriate risk / reward balance and adequate controls and remediation.
Develop and maintain relationships with Operations, Technology, Audit, Compliance and other control groups
Strong communication skills and ability to build relationships at all levels
Ability to work within a team environment and to stick to deadlines
Strong MS Office skills, particularly Excel, PowerPoint, and SharePoint
Ability to manage complex projects
Experience of analyzing and documenting business processes, and developing solutions
Experience of regulatory reporting processes ideally involving testing or quality assurance of regulatory reports
Ability to analyze and manipulate data
Strong ability to document information and metrics in a concise, accurate, and well-presented way
Strong leadership and people management skills required, having managed teams in the past delivering superior tangible / quantifiable results
Excellent communication, effective with subordinates, peers and senior management
Strength in identifying and implementing solutions for process improvement
Excellent communication, effective with peers and senior management
Strength in identifying and implementing solutions for process improvement.