United Overseas Bank Ltd (UOB)

AVP/MGR, Financial Reporting & Management Accounting UAT Analyst, Group Finance

United Overseas Bank Ltd (UOB) | Date Posted: 31-Jul-2018
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'N' Levels / 'O' Levels, ITE/ NITEC/ Higher NITEC, 'A' Levels, Diploma, Bachelor's / Honours, Masters / PhD

Job Description

Functional area: Group Finance & Corporate Services
Employment type: Full-time
Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

We are looking for a suitably qualified candidate to join the Financial Information Management department within Group Finance. You will support the Group’s Financial Reporting and Management Accounting systems. Your specific responsibilities include:
•         Analyze and support planning of the User Acceptance Tests (UAT) for Financial Reporting and Management Accounting-related change requests and projects
•         Perform UAT preparation and execution tasks, including configuration of Hyperion and Oracle software to support CFR (Consolidated Financial Reporting) and VBM (Value-Based Management) testing cycles
•         Conduct functional validation of system changes, including data transport from Data Warehouse to CFR and VBM, calculations of Funds Transfer Pricing (FTP) and generation of the reports for Financial and Management reporting
•         Perform financial analysis and verification of Group-level results
Job Requirements
•         Diploma/Degree in Accounting, Finance/Banking or related discipline
•         Minimum of 3 years working experience in the banking/financial services industry is required
•         Foundational knowledge of Financial Accounting and Financial Reporting Standards
•         Fundamental knowledge of banking products, including Loans, Overdrafts, Trade Finance and Treasury instruments
•         Conceptual understanding of Data Architecture, Data Warehouse and Business Intelligence
•         Familiarity with change management documents such as Business Requirements, Functional Specifications and Data Mappings
•         Exposure to Data Interface mappings is preferred
•         Exposure to Hyperion and Oracle software for Consolidated Financial Reporting is a plus
•         Proficiency in SQL scripting, MS Excel functions including Pivot table is a must
•         Experience in conducting UAT, logging errors and documenting test scripts, results and findings is an advantage

Other Requirements
•         Experience with use of analytics tools such as OBIEE and QlikSense is a plus
•         Exposure and participation in at least 1 major project is an advantage
•         Team player, meticulous, able to work independently and possess good communication skills
•         Possess a good working attitude, curious nature and strong ability in problem identification, variance analyses and issue resolution
Company Overview
United Overseas Bank Ltd (UOB)
United Overseas Bank Limited (UOB) is a leading bank in Asia with a global network of more than 500 branches and offices in 19 countries and territories in Asia Pacific, Europe and North America. In Asia, we operate through our head office in Singapore and banking subsidiaries in China, Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand, as well as branches and offices. Today, UOB is rated among the world’s top banks: ‘Aa1’ by Moody’s and ‘AA-’ by Standard & Poor’s and Fitch Ratings. Generations of UOB employees for the past 80 years have carried through the entrepreneurial spirit, focus on long-term value creation and an unwavering commitment to do what is right for our customers and our colleagues. At UOB, we believe in being a responsible financial services provider and we are committed to making a difference in the lives of our stakeholders and in the communities in which we operate. Just as we are dedicated to helping our customers manage their finances wisely and grow their businesses,