MBA with 7+ years of exp in US Financial Services (Citi)

City: Toronto
Last visit: 2014-01-21
Author's ads: 1

Posted: 2014-01-21


Dear Recruiting Manager,   Thank you for vising my advertisement.   I am a new-immigrant to Canada and looking out for any job (part-timr/full-time/contract) in accounts/finance/administration/management field. I have accomplished my Master Degree in Business Administration (Finance and Marketing I can learn things fast and have got good communication skills. Proficient in computer skills. Kindly go through my resume below and contact me if your expected skills are matching with mine.   Best regards, Rijo     RIJO ABRAHAM

Toronto, Canada

Dir: 647-713-9593

  OBJECTIVE    In quest of a virtual position that draws on my experience, powerful work ethic and history of successful communication in Capital Markets Domain, to develop thriving business strategies   SUMMARY    Seasoned and acknowledged professional with around 8 years of experience in business and financial analysis in capital markets domain (Client : Citi Fund Services, Columbus) A time-served and suitably qualified individual with a strong working methodology and clear understanding of the capital markets Currently associated with Urban Print, Toronto as a Business Consultant Previously associated with Tata Consultancy Services Ltd, as an as Assistant Manager for Citi Fund Services and with RR Donnelley India Ltd, as a Senior Financial Analyst for Citi Fund Services Excelled in Reconciliation, Quality Control, Fund Accounting, Fund Administration, Corporate Actions, Trade Processing, Transfer Agency, Settlement, Wire/ACH Payments, AML, UAT, Process Migration & Documentation etc Provide operational analysis & statistical reporting to help decisions making and revenue generation for senior account management, marketing, finance and business development  Skilled at presenting ideas, proposals and concepts effectively Experienced in developing Valuable and Long Term Business Relationships with the clients to ascertain rendering of quality service and achieving customer delight for business retention/enhancement Conversant with MS Office, SQL, Outlook, Lotus Notes, Bancs, UAT Testing, Unity, Frontier, Bloomberg , InvestOne AAIA, InvestOne OLE and Sungard Enterprise Enrolled for Canadian Securities Course (CSC)   AVAILABILITY    Willing to join at the earliest   SKILL SET ·         Business Analysis ·         Financial Analysis ·         Fund Accounting ·         SWIFT/Wire/ACH Payments ·         Fund Administration ·         New System Implementation Relationship Management Team Management & Supervision Internal Auditing Liaison & Coordination MIS Reporting Adaptability    LANGUAGE SKILLS    Fluent in English Scored overall 7 bands in IELTS   EDUCATION ·         Master of Business Administration (Finance & Marketing Sathyabama Institute of Science and Technology, India - 2006 ·         Bachelor of Commerce, Mahatma Gandhi University, India - 2004   GLOBAL EXPOSURE    Currently working for a Canadian employer Interacted with the clients from the US Worked with top MNCs viz RR Donnelley, TCS ACHIEVEMENTS    High Potential Employee Award (2012 – 2013) Pivotal role in understanding the business requirements and translating them to specific documents Evaluated the information gathered through workshops and surveys, business process description and task analysis Efficiently conducted several UAT testing for new application installation & application version up gradation  TCS certified internal auditor (Audit and Compliance Group) responsible for conducting quarterly audits for various projects to ensure the quality of process under Integrated Quality Management System Certified as an HR catalyst for the unit     WORK EXPERIENCE   Business Consultant, Urban Print, Toronto                                                                             Nov 2013 – Till date Process: Business Development    Analyze stakeholder needs, identify process gaps, define capabilities and create cost-benefit analysis Process enhancement achieved in the following areas; revenue forecasting, staff reduction, budgeting,sales & marketing, departmental expenses, housekeeping, front office, guest services, and vendor contracts by incorporating various business methodologies Defining strategies for adoption and continuous process improvement beyond initial implementation   Assistant Manager, Tata Consultancy Services, India                                                           Aug 2009 - Oct 2013 Process: Business Analysis and operations - Fund Accounting Worked along with the Development team to automate trade/position files for new portfolio accounts, which involves liaising with Broker & Client to gather, understand and analyze the operational requirements and then implement the same to suite the clients applications Prepare portfolio turnover, security yields & external reporting monthly reports on valuations to performance measurements of funds by ensuring proper accounting treatments and in compliance with SEC guidelines Interact with applicable Fund Administrator/Manager/Investment Advisor and obtain information as may be necessary for valuations Prepare & maintain statutory books of accounts, trial balance sheet and reconciliation of financial statements in compliance with the norms through Accounting systemSungard) Involved in the pilot testing & UAT of the Win 7 platform, InvestOne AAIA to Sungard AssetArena migration, Enterprise implementation and several version up gradation testing Liaise with internal and external IT groups: TCS India Service Desk, TCS International Data Center, Applications support group, Citi Application Support - 3rd Level, Citi Columbus Service Desk to resolve technical, network, and server related issues in the Capital Markets line of business Facilitate process expansion, staffing and training the new hires Developed metrics to measure growth and performance of the department Generate various MIS reports pertaining to monthly staffing, daily/monthly dash boards, error analysis for both the clients, as well as, for the company   Senior Financial Analyst, RR Donnelley, India                                                                      Apr 2006 - Aug 2009 Process: Transfer Agency    Process Cash and Share reconciliation of various management companies in the reconciliation system and trade settlement Set up new account in compliance with Federal Regulatory requirements, including KYC norms Ensure fund distributions are processed in a timely manner and also all dividend payments are made of good value Chasing directly with brokers for trades failed in the market and arranging for the settlement Oversee electronic fund transfers (EFT/ACH account transfers, switches and wire transfers of funds Provide daily, weekly and monthly reports to investors, brokers and internal personnel at company in line with the reporting procedures and adhoc requests Co-ordinate with SME’s and BA to identify the process requirements and its implementation Perform the required due diligence checks on new investors and also prior to settlement of trades viz. in reconciliation, in line with Anti-Money Laundering and Counter Terrorist Financing company policies   REFERENCES    Available upon request