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.
This role is part of Asia Pacific Financial Planning & Analysis, providing support to Asia Pacific Technology & Operations (T&O), and Real Estate Services (RES) which has more than 3000 employees in 12 countries in the region.
Position Description and Key Responsibilities:
Preparation of monthly and quarterly financial and headcount reports to support divisions in Asia Pacific Technology & Operations (T&O), and Real Estate Services (RES)
Forecasting and planning processes for APAC T&O and RES
Expense and Headcount variance analysis between Plan, Forecast and Actual, with detailed commentary
Perform month-end review and control activities
Drive efficiency and improvement around processes and work with the India offshore team
Communicate and liaise with local and global counterparts
Ad hoc analysis and presentations as required
Bachelor's degree in Finance or Accounting, CPA or equivalent preferred
At least 4-5 years of working experience including prior experience in financial planning and analysis
Excellent organizational and interpersonal skills and be comfortable dealing with senior management
Proactive with strong analytical and reasoning skills
Ability to effectively manage multiple priorities and deliver as well as being able to easily adapt to changes
Strong communication skills
Be a team player and be able to work with people at all levels within the bank
Proficiency in MS Office (Excel and PowerPoint)
Bank of America Merrill Lynch is an equal opportunities employer
Posting Date: 21/08/2017 Location: Hong Kong, , KOWLOON COMMERCE CENTER TOWER 2, 51 KWAI CHEONG ROAD, - Hong Kong