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  • Entry level
  • No Education
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  • Chennai


Analyst - Product control - 90214682
Primary Location:IN-Tamil Nadu-Chennai
Job Type:Permanent/Regular
Posting Range:3 Dec 2018 - 11 Dec 2018
Job Title:
Analyst - Product control
Location: Chennai
Grade: BA4
·       Produce daily desk  PL including commentaries, investigate Flash/Formal differences

·       Ensure the maintenance of a strong internal control environment. Review key controls: FOBOs, adjustment substantiation and New, Amends & Cancels trades review

Your Role
·       Perform daily P&L, P&L attribution, P&L commentary, Investigate Flash vs. Formal differences

·       Develop a sound understanding of daily processes – “the what”, “the why” and “the how”.

·       Review P&L attributions and prepare commentaries and other MI

·       Maintain trader mandate, monitor Volcker limits.

·       Submit Clean & Hypo P&L for back-testing

·       Attend to ad hoc queries from the traders and other infrastructure partners relating to trading revenue and Balance Sheet.

Weekly / Monthly Responsibilities

·       Balance Sheet control and commentary, Month End adjustments and Balance Sheet Substantiation

·       Perform key weekly & monthly reporting to senior management.

·       Attend to queries from internal and external audit and reviews and maintain key stroke documentations for key PC processes, risk assessment and SOX documentation.


·       Ensure that a strong internal control environment is maintained at all times. Review key controls: FOBOs, adjustment substantiation and New, Amends & Cancels trades review

·       Identify and drive process re-engineering and constantly challenge current processes for improvement and efficiency

·       Raise any control weaknesses to the team. Brainstorm with the team to come up with an action plan.

Personal Traits

·       Good financial product knowledge

·       Appreciation and understanding of financial markets

·       Experienced with MS office toolkit (Word, PPT, Excel, Access Database etc)

·       Be Self Motivated and Proactive to take initiative and improve the end product.

·       Work well within the team and portray high standards of team work.

·       Ask questions and challenge status quo. Do not assume that every current practice is the best practice. Question and satisfy yourself with the reasons for doing certain things in a certain way.

·       Excellent communication and inter-personal skills

Essential Skills
·       Experienced with MS office toolkit (Word, PPT, Excel, Access Database etc)

·       Excellent communication and presentation skills in both formal and informal settings & ability to interact with the region and UK / US as part of a global team (written and verbal) Strong control awareness – in particular, the ability to identify and escalate potential control breakdowns and to streamline processes in an effective and efficient manner.

·       Has the initiative and ability to break down problems into components parts and resolving them

·       Attention to detail and analytical

·       Confident and assertive manner

Desirable Skills
·       CFA / Masters in Finance / Financial Engineering would be an advantage

·       Articleship / Industrial trainee in mid to large sized firms

·       Audit exposure in large financial institutions  / banks preferred

About Us
Barclays is a transatlantic consumer, corporate and investment bank offering products and services across personal, corporate and investment banking, credit cards and wealth management, with a strong presence in our two home markets of the UK and the US. Our goal is to become the bank of choice by providing superior services to customers and clients and supporting our stakeholders via a commercially successful business that generates long-term sustainable returns.

Risk and Control Objective
All Barclays colleagues have to ensure that all activities and duties are carried out in full compliance with regulatory requirements, Enterprise Wide Risk Management Framework and internal Barclays Policies and Policy Standards.
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Barclays Values & Diversity

Dynamic working

About the company

Barclays moves, lends, invests and protects money for 48 million customers and clients worldwide.

We have over 325 years of history and expertise in banking. From our beginnings in Lombard Street, London through to the launch of the world’s first ATM and innovative mobile phone payments services, find out more about our achievements to date.

Barclays is a trading name of Barclays Bank PLC and its subsidiaries. Barclays Bank PLC is registered in England and is authorised by the Prudential Regulation Authority and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and the Prudential Regulation Authority. Registered in England. Registered No. 1026167. Registered office: 1 Churchill Place, London E14 5HP.

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