Associate, APAC Consulting

BNP Paribas offers you an exciting career opportunity in an international, challenging business environment characterized by high pace and diversity with focus on creating valuable relations with our customers. We offer a competitive salary & benefits package and also an excellent work environment where you’re valued as part of our team!

About BNP Paribas in Asia Pacific ( www.apac.bnpparibas ) In Asia Pacific, BNP Paribas is one of the best-positioned international financial institutions with an uninterrupted presence since 1860. Currently with over 15,000 employees* and a presence in 14 markets, BNP Paribas provides corporates, institutional and private investors with product and service solutions tailored to their specific needs. It offers a wide range of financial services covering corporate & institutional banking, wealth management, asset management, insurance, as well as retail banking and consumer financing through strategic partnerships.

Worldwide, BNP Paribas has a presence in 74 countries with more than 190,000 employees. It 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. Asia Pacific is a key strategic region for BNP Paribas and it continues to develop its franchise in the region.

BNP Paribas offers you an exciting career opportunity in an international, challenging business environment characterized by high pace and diversity with focus on creating valuable relations with our customers. We offer a competitive salary & benefits package and also an excellent work environment where you're valued as part of our team!

* excluding partnerships
Key Responsibilities

- Deliver impactful consulting methodologies and Banking knowledge on projects
- Provide, on time, high quality qualitative and quantitative research, modelling and analyses
- Produce and take ownership on complex modelling and analyses, and progressively on assigned modules of the project
- Systematically propose solutions for the issue at hand and propose new ideas
- Present outputs in a structured and synthetic way to help build meaningful storylines
- Master the use of computer and consulting tools
- Give visibility to hierarchy (escalate when relevant, anticipate and update on issues...) to secure project delivery
- Enrich client experience to build long term, trustworthy client relationships
- Demonstrate reliability and progressively credibility during client or project team meetings to answer specific questions regarding tasks assigned and start to be accepted as contact person by client at operative level
- Act in a suitably professional manner based on active listening, humbleness and fairness
- Start building solid working relationship with the clients
- Develop an understanding of the client's issues at operative level and start developing an understanding of client's complex issues
- Ensure people and team spirit development
- Contribute to generate a positive and motivating team spirit within our team
- Act as a role model with peers and support staff (e.g. proactively seek to participate / help beyond module)
- Take initiative to ask for feedback regularly (Project Managers, peers) and translate it into concrete actions

Competencies (Technical / Behavioural)

- Problem solving (structure, analysis, solution)
- Problem structuring / issue analysis skills
- Management of priorities
- Handling of complex quantitative analyses and efficient usage of computer tools (Excel, databases...)

- Quality of work
- Reliability regarding quantitative and qualitative analysis
- Ability to produce high quality and timely deliverables

- Client management (working relationship, conflict management)
- Ability to build strong relationships with clients at operational level

- Communication (communication and presentation skills)
- Ability to write structured documents with appropriate level of synthesis
- Oral communication and presentation skills

- Teamwork / Social skills
- Team spirit / ability to build positive work environment
- Information sharing

- Proactivity and Leadership
- Drive and pro-activity

Specific Qualifications Required

• Educational background: Graduate from Tier 1 University, Business or Engineering school
• Professional experience: Min. 2 years of relevant experience (external or in-house management consulting, strategy analyst…)
• Previous banking industry knowledge is much appreciated
• Languages: Fluency in oral and written English, Mandarin or French a plus.

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