Management Support Analyst (PCO)

 Montreal, Canada       Permanent contract        Project Management


OPEX Management

  • Data Analysis and Reporting – Monthly review and analysis of spend data and trends
  • Daily oversight of automated data and reports from vendors including the follow-up with vendors(s) if data and reporting fails or is missing
  • Monthly oversight and monitoring of DFIN and PS Expense data
  • Creation & distribution of expense dashboards and KPI’s – coordinating development and production with Bangalore Support Team
  • Process Improvement
  • Monitor and improve expense controls and processes (i.e. requisitions, expense coding/tracking and approval process)
  • Policy Documents & Website Maintenance
  • Maintain regional expense policies and governance documents and articulate changes to management
  • Ongoing updates of website for expense policies and procedures
  • Improve reference documents for expense policies
  • DMA Invoice management
  • Define and monitor budget need based on Applications management and Vendors feedback
  • Monthly invoice processing and reconciliation against budget, through coordination with other regions and Bangalore team

Performance reporting / presentations for senior management:

  • Coordinate collection of information to prepare ad hoc presentations for senior management
  • Draft presentations so it clearly gives the message senior management wants to convey
  • Enhance reporting platform to efficiently and consistently deliver key messages and indicators across all of COO Pilotage activities

As part of the COO/PIL in AMER:

  • In conjunction with the head of COO Pilotage in the Americas, ensure that the team strategy and objectives are delivered, with a focus on client services and efficiency
  • Contribute to organizational / cross-functional / span of control projects
Help in staff planning needed for space location moves

Profile Required


  • Strong analytical skills
  • Strong organizational, time-management, and multi-tasking skills
  • Pro-activity and dynamism
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Independent problem solving, as well as adherence to high quality standards
  • Client Focus – continuously developing/enhancing relationship with internal partners

Technical Skills:

  • Tools: MS Suite proficiency
  • Presentation skills
  • Knowledgeable about financial industry, operations
  • Budget and forecast analysis

Experience Needed:

  • Minimum 3+ yrs experience in financial budget and forecast analysis particularly on expenses
  • Presentations and interactions with senior management

Desired / Plus:

  • Worked in an international environment, complex matrix organization

Educational Requirements:

  • BS Degree in Business, Finance, Economics or equivalent.

Languages: (Other than English)

  • Knowledge of French language is a plus

Business Insight


Department Summary:

The COO Pilotage Support team closely supports the GBSU COO in AMER and its Executive Committee (ExCo) and is responsible for:

  • OPEX management & policies monitoring based on local and global updates; monitoring process through the monthly closing governance (Finance, OPEX vendors …)
  • DMA invoices management including budget preparation, monthly invoices processing and reconciliation, alignment with other regions for recharge process and parallel reconciliation with our Bangalore team
  • Performance reporting including management status updates and presentations to GBSU Executive Committees, both locally and globally; clients, both internally (Front Office, Finance, Human Resources, Audit) and externally (Regulators)

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are proud to make diversity a strength for our company. Societe Generale is committed to recognizing and promoting all talents, regardless of their beliefs, age, disability, parental status, ethnic origin, nationality, sexual or gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Job code: 19000UF6
Business unit: SG CIB
Starting date: 23/12/2019
Date of publication: 30/11/2019
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Management Support Analyst (PCO)

Permanent contract   |   Montreal   |   Project Management