Financial Data Associate - Gurgaon - 17054BR

Moody's is an essential component of the global capital markets, providing credit ratings, research, tools and analysis that contribute to transparent and integrated financial markets. Moody's Corporation (NYSE: MCO) is the parent company of Moody's Investors Service, which provides credit ratings and research covering debt instruments and securities, and Moody's Analytics, which offers leading-edge software, advisory services and research for credit and economic analysis and financial risk management. The Corporation, which reported revenue of $4.4 billion in 2018, employs approximately 13,100 people worldwide and maintains a presence in 42 countries. Further information is available at www.moodys.com.
Moody’s Investors Service is among the world’s most respected and widely utilized sources for credit ratings and research. Our opinions and analysis on a broad range of credit obligors and obligations are valued around the world for their insight and rigor. At MIS, our workplace culture supports our mission to be the Agency of Choice for our customers, employees and future employees. Our Culture focuses on Excellence and embodies behavioral qualities such as Integrity, Responsiveness, Collaboration, Respect and Passion. Our people are our core asset and we look beyond outcomes to ensure that behaviors and interactions matter.

Department

ODC / Middle Office

Job Description

The Role / Responsibilities:
Within Moody’s Investors Service (MIS), the Rating Transaction Services (RTS) group owns and manages the MIS Remediation Program, operational control framework and global tactical operations teams as well as supports the end-to-end transactional rating process through workflow coordination and rating desk services. RTS is looking for a Financial Data Associate to join the Gurgaon MIS Support Center (MSC) team.
As a Financial Data Associate, you will work in a dedicated team supporting diverse processes including workflow management reporting, data entry and invoicing support. In this role, you will be required to understand operational process, navigate various data environments to make data updates, perform data integrity checks, provide a high level of service and track and report on activity.
Responsibilities Include:
? Monitor shared mailbox, review and process work items according to defined service level agreements
? Support the global invoicing process for various MIS products and services
? Create/update management reports using excel tools, highlighting focus areas to stakeholders
? Run control reports to reconcile data across disparate data sources
? Follow procedures to identify aged transactions and escalate them to the relevant stakeholders
? Develop subject matter expertise to facilitate educated decision-making when faced with an exceptional scenario not covered by the process steps
? Collaborate with local and regional team members to solve problems, build consensus on and make recommendations for a path forward when faced with an obstacle or new scenario
? Proactively liaise with team leaders, managers and regional business partners to discuss and resolve open questions and brainstorm ideas/opportunities to improve and strengthen the operating environment
? Provide a high level of service to internal and external customers and business partners, and be a helpful and responsive resource to the immediate team and managers
? Identify and proactively research issues, exceptions and discrepancies with data, escalate as needed and follow up to resolve
? Track and report on progress for daily, weekly and ad hoc reporting
? Identify and update process documentations; make recommendations for efficiency opportunities
This job description is issued as a guideline, Because of the evolving nature and changing demands of

Qualifications

Qualifications:
?Postgraduate fresher in any stream, or graduate with minimum 1 year of industry experience with good academic results
?Some work experience in financial sector and/or knowledge of financial instruments or relevantinternship experience a plus
?Strong MS office skills, intermediate to advanced Excel skills preferred
?Strong verbal and written communication skills?Excellent attention to detail and ability to complete transactional processes without error?Able to confidently follow a process and rapidly develop subject matter expertise without the needfor continual quality checks on work?Good at multi-tasking and able to juggle multiple in-progress deliverables and move them forward?Resourceful and proactive, continually seeking ways to make improvements in theprocess/team/work environment?Willing to take ownership and pride in the process and the team’s deliverables, and motivated toprovide a high level of service?Highly organized and efficient; able to achieve high performance targets consistently?Strong interpersonal skills; ability to work well within a team atmosphere as a supportive, helpfulteam member
?Capable of managing and prioritizing high workload volumes
Moody’s is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law.
Candidates for Moody's Corporation may be asked to disclose securities holdings pursuant to Moody’s Policy for Securities Trading and the requirements of the position. Employment is contingent upon compliance with the Policy, including remediation of positions in those holdings as necessary.