UBS Financial Services Financial Business Analyst in Zürich, Switzerland

Your role:

Are you independent and self-driven and have sharp analytic skills and a flair for technology? We’re looking for someone like that who can:

  • support the month end close coordination for the region Switzerland

  • manage the ledger control process and perform Finance IT release testing for the Investment Banking aligned Swiss entities

  • analyse and follow up on incidents in daily and month end activities including all related interfaces ensuring the integrity of the banks accounting processes in conformance with accounting policy and given timelines

  • support analysis of business processes and requirements, document change requests, working closely with IT during realisation phase, covering tests and assisting implementation into production of underlying systems

  • provide timely, action-oriented analysis and advice, supporting the function in making sound decisions

  • manage the transition process by off-shoring and supervision of off-shore activities

What we offer:

Together. That’s how we do things. We offer people around the world a supportive, challenging and diverse working environment. We value your passion and commitment, and reward your performance.

Take the next step:

Are you truly collaborative? Succeeding at UBS means respecting, understanding and trusting colleagues and clients. Challenging others and being challenged in return. Being passionate about what you do. Driving yourself forward, always wanting to do things the right way. Does that sound like you? Then you have the right stuff to join us. Apply now.

Contact Details:

UBS Recruiting Switzerland

Disclaimer / Policy Statements:

UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.

Your team:

You’ll be working in the Swiss Close Coordination / GGL Control Group team which interacts as interface between Product and Legal Entity Controllers. We are based in Zurich, oversee and coordinate all closing activities related to the Swiss entities and represent the region within the Global Close process. We also manage the ledger integrity and timely resolve any outstanding data quality issues prior closing the books.

Your experience and skills:

You have:

  • up to 5 years of Finance experience, preferably in the financial services sector

  • very strong analytical skills and attention to detail

  • good knowledge of using MS Excel

  • excellent interpersonal and communication skills (able to interact directly with stakeholders with minimal supervision and deal with senior members of staff)

  • very strong writing skills

  • university degree in Finance/Economics or a technical subject (such as Engineering, Sciences, Mathematics etc.)

  • fluency in English (both written and spoken)

You are:

  • passionate about supporting our consumers and the continuous development of the relevant processes

  • a key team player with people management potential to deputize team head

  • a goal oriented person with the high level of initiative

  • excellent in time management and organizational skills

About us:

Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in almost 900 offices and more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Your colleagues:

Job Reference #: 171461BR

Business Divisions: Corporate Center

Title: Financial Business Analyst

City: Zürich

Job Type: Full Time

Country / State: Switzerland - Zürich

Function Category: Finance, Information Technology (IT)