BNP Paribas is a leading European bank with an international reach. It has a presence in 74 countries, with more than 192,000 employees – including more than 146,000 in Europe and over 4,000 in Portugal alone.
BNP Paribas is present in Portugal since 1985, having been one of the first foreign banks to operate in the country. Today, BNP Paribas has several entities operating directly in this territory, offering a wide range of integrated financial solutions to support its clients and their businesses.
Worldwide, the Group has key positions in its three main activities: Domestic Markets and International Financial Services (whose retail-banking networks and financial services are covered by Retail Banking & Services) and Corporate & Institutional Banking, which serves two client franchises: corporate clients and institutional investors. The Group helps all its clients (individuals, community associations, entrepreneurs, SMEs, corporate and institutional clients) to realise their projects through solutions spanning financing, investment, savings and protection insurance.
BNP Paribas is recruiting for its European Finance Operations Center in Lisbon, part of the Group Finance function. Group Finance is responsible for compiling and processing accounting and financial information in order to ensure its publication and to provide Executive Management with the necessary information for the entire Group’s financial management.
We are currently looking for Middle Office Agents to support our Accounts Payable activities which will be in charge of analysing and handling information requests from internal clients and external suppliers.
ROLE AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Handle and register requests via email from internal customers or external suppliers
Analyse and provide adequate and timely response to all information requests
Ensure request resolution
Register best practices in the knowledge management database
Provide input to improve request resolution and contribute to continuous improvement
Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Business
Maximum of 2 years of experience in a similar role and organisation
Knowledge of SAP and Accounts Payable processes is a plus
Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite ( Excel, Power Point, Word)
Ability to manage priorities and work under pressure
Strong customer orientation
Dynamic and pro-active
Accurate and rigorous
Strong verbal and written communications skills
Fluent in French and English
BNP Paribas 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, 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.