BNP Paribas Analyst – Performance & Compliance (PERMANENT) Contract in Sydney NSW

BNP Paribas

Branch Sydney NSW AU

Analyst – Performance & Compliance (PERMANENT)
Sydney NSW

Recommend and implement improvements to service for both clients and BPSS Investment, in terms if efficiencies and new products and services….

Summary of the Role

  • Calculate investment performance for internal and external clients
  • Conduct analysis of investment portfolios to determine adherence to mandates
  • Provide analytical support to unit pricing functions

Key Responsibilities

Service delivery

  • Calculate investment performance data for clients in accordance with the industry standards –(AIPS and GIPS) as well as client service level agreement (SLA) requirements. This includes core performance measurement, after-tax performance, risk analysis and attribution analysis.
  • Provide compliance / investment monitoring reports on a regular basis, ensuring investment managers adhere to their mandates and all mandate breaches are detected and acted upon.
  • An essential part of this role is to take part in a roster program involving a two week rotation of starting at 6:30 am to collate market indices for use across the business.
  • Develop and maintain relationships with clients to ensure provision of high level of service;

Continuous improvement

  • Development of the BPSS Performance Measurement System/s – IRP
  • Recommend and implement improvements to service for both clients and BPSS Investment, in terms if efficiencies and new products and services.
  • Ensure a robust and automated performance and compliance process in a controlled environment.
  • Investigate, document, report and resolve issues and recommend corrective action where appropriate;

Risk and compliance

  • Identify and alert management to risks, deficiencies and opportunities for re-engineering of controls and processes.
  • Ensure Cross training and get exposed to all the areas of the team;
  • Ensure Compliance of all processes with internal policies and procedures;
  • Perform other tasks as requested

Qualifications & Experience required for the role

  • Strong understanding of financial markets and investment management processes, including back office functions.
  • Performance measurement experience (2+ years) from either a custody or funds management background
  • Strong Microsoft Excel skills, especially macros (VBA)
  • Knowledge of the relevant industry standards (AIPS, GIPS and 6S)
  • Knowledge of performance attribution analysis, and how to calculate it.
  • Knowledge of statistical risk measures and how to calculate them.


  • Understanding of financial markets, and the drivers behind market movements.
  • Understanding of Unit Pricing, regulations applying to financial service and Tax

Technical Skills required for the role

  • Advanced proficiency in the following packages;
  • Excel
  • Hiport
  • Bloomberg
  • IRP (proprietary system)
  • Eurosycomore ( proprietary system)
  • Powerpoint (desirable)

Advertised: 09 Jun 2016 Aus. Eastern Standard Time
Applications close: 30 Jun 2016 Aus. Eastern Standard Time

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Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Sydney, NSW, AU
Posted on: 2016-06-16
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