Prudential Reporting Controller

Employment contract:

Estándar

Location:

Madrid, Comunidad de Madrid, Spain

Job/mission:

FINANCIAL AND TECHNICAL EXPERTISE

Reference:

BNP-0001012

BNP Paribas is an international bank with leading positions in the European market. It is present in 74 countries and employs more than 192,000 people, 146,000 of whom are in Europe. The Group holds key positions in its three main areas of activity: Domestic Markets and International Financial Services (whose retail banking and financial services network is part of Retail Banking & Services), as well as Corporate & Institutional Banking, which offers services to corporate and institutional clients. The Group supports its customers (individuals, entrepreneurs, SMEs, large companies and institutions) to help them carrying out their projects by providing financing, investment, savings and insurance services.
In Europe, the Group has four domestic markets (Belgium, France, Italy and Luxembourg) and BNP Paribas Personal Finance is number one in retail financing in Europe.
BNP Paribas is developing its integrated retail banking model in the Mediterranean countries, Turkey, Eastern Europe and has an important network on the US West Coast. In both its Corporate & Institutional Banking and International Financial Services activities, BNP Paribas has leading positions in Europe, a strong presence in the Americas and a solid and growing network in the Asia-Pacific region.

You will join the Group level Finance second line of defense team (Standards & Controls – Group Financial Controls), made up of 25 people of which 10 in Paris, in charge of animating the permanent control framework related to financial and regulatory reporting. You will be sitting very close to the main Finance teams that we interact with, and close to Risk teams involved in CRR3 project.

MISSION:

You contribute to animating the permanent control framework on the Capital stream within Finance & Strategy, in close collaboration with Risk and first line of defense teams.

RESPONSSIBILITIES:

You act as leader and supervisor, at Group level, of the permanent control framework on the accounting and financial information related to prudential requirements, including on supervisory reportings – in line with first line of defense, you build the set of control plans that are necessary to get the collection, computation and reporting of prudential ratios under control, – you adapt the set of control plans and the certification process to regulatory requirements (in particular in the context of CRR3 implementation), – you steer the operational insertion of control plans in the relevant departments, – you put in place adequate collaboration between Finance and Risk second lines of defense, in order to ensure the coverage of all control dimensions (methodologies, systems, reporting…), – you facilitate the control of data quality on the stream, through the operational insertion of data quality controls within control plans, – you facilitate the implementation of an IMR (Issue Management & Remediation) framework on the Capital stream, together with first lines of defense and Risk&Finance Data Office, – report on the quality of the control framework to relevant permanent control governance bodies of Finance & Strategy and of the Group, and you participate to the elaboration of synthesis for Financial Risk Controls Committee (Comité de Maîtrise des Risques Financiers) and Board Accounting Committee (Comité des Comptes), – participate to the interactions with supervisors regarding follow-up of remedial actions.

Your main interlocutors are: – Standards & Controls teams within Finance & Strategy, in particular Standards Implementation Office, Group Financial Policies and Risk&Finance Data Office, – Strategic Monitoring & Reporting (SMR) teams dealing with accounting, capital, and regulatory reporting, – the teams responsible for Reporting and Controls within poles and business lines, as well as business lines resource managers, – RISK teams (credit risk, market risk, equity risk, operational risk), – Risk/Finance IT teams, – CRR3 project team.

Besides, you may intervene on other themes, in a more transversal way, so as to reinforce the control framework on newly identified areas of risks, or on new reportings. You also ensure the follow-up of recommendations issued by General Inspection or by the Supervisor and contribute to the preparation of supporting documents for related committees.

 

REQUIREMENTS:

 •   English: C1

 •  Accounting degree or equivalent

Business skills: 
– Regulatory (Beginner) 
– Structure and Conduct an Internal Audit (Proficient) 
– Audit Trail/Steering (Proficient) 
– Rules & Norms (Proficient) 
– Internal Audit Knowledge (Proficient) 

Transversal skills: 
– Ability to embody Diversity, Equity and Inclusion within the Group (Proficient) 
– Ability to develop and adapt a process  (Proficient) 

 
 BENEFITS:

• Training programs, career plans and internal mobility opportunities, national and international thanks to our presence in different countries.
• Diversity and Inclusion Committee that ensures an inclusive work environment. In recent years, several employee communities have been created to organize diversity and inclusion awareness actions (PRIDE, We Generations and MixCity).
• Corporate volunteering program (1 Million Hours 2 Help) in which employees can dedicate time out of their working hours to volunteer activities.
• Flexible compensation plan
• Hybrid telecommuting model (50%)
• 31 vacation days

Diversity and Inclusion commitment

BNP Paribas Group in Spain is an equal opportunity employer and proud to provide equal employment opportunity to all job seekers. We are actively committed to ensuring that no individual is discriminated against on the grounds of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage or civil partnership status, pregnancy and maternity/paternity, race, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation. Equity and diversity are at the core of our recruitment policy because we believe that they foster creativity and efficiency, which in turn increase performance and productivity. We strive to reflect the society we live in, while keeping with the image of our clients.