Fund AccountantLocation: Manila, Philippines Job ID R-148553
About Wells Fargo India & Philippines
Wells Fargo India & Philippines is a critical component of Wells Fargo’s strategy to leverage distinct advantages in doing business in a global environment. Wells Fargo India & Philippines is primarily an extension of the technology, operations, and corporate support teams of Wells Fargo. It engages in application development and support, testing, other technology functions, international operations, knowledge support, and middle and back-end banking process solutions for a wide spectrum of Wells Fargo’s needs. It currently has offices in Bengaluru, Chennai, Hyderabad, and Manila.
The Capital Markets Accounting Operations Center of Excellence was established to bring the controller activities into one centralized team within the Controllers division that delivers expertise on anything and everything that touches the ledger. This team focuses on reconciliations and controls on fixed income, securities, and derivatives for Traded Products. The group performs reconciliations of books and records across Well Fargo Securities supporting the corporate general ledger, stock record, depositories, custodial positions, and SEC/regulatory reporting.
About this role:
The SOA Middle Office Team supports the Middle Office function related to Assets Held for Sale & Held To Maturity portfolios. This function compares information between systems of record, trade capture system, and custodian records and receives several reconciliation reports prepared by SOA Balance and Control team. Exceptions are researched, updated, and resolved.
In this role, you will:
Support less experienced staff to drive overall effectiveness of team in preparing data and assisting in research on product line, operational, and strategic planning
Provide feedback and present ideas for improving or implementing processes and tools
Perform complex operational tasks, assist with research of financial, operating and economic data analyses testing, resolution of problems
Apply understanding of risk management requirements and compliance for finance area
Provide interpretation of procedures to less experienced staff
Escalate non-routine questions to more experienced management
Interact with Finance team, functional area and business partners on a wide range of information
Experience in Finance, or equivalent demonstrated through one or a combination of the following: work experience, training, military experience, education
2+ years of experience in Accounting preferably related to Derivatives, Capital Markets, Trade Reconciliation and Validation and knowledgeable in US financial services and US Regulatory Reporting.
Candidates must be willing to work in night shifts (8:00PM to 5:00AM), or weekends/holidays if deemed necessary by the business
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