Accounting & Finance

Senior Analyst – Equities Product Control


Over $100,000



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Fri, 10th November 2017

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Excellent opportunity for an experienced product controller to make a move from a banking environment into a leading global trading firm.

My client, a leading trading house with a global reach are looking to secure the expertise of an experience product controller who has a deep understanding of equities and other financial instruments.

This role would be excellent for someone looking to make a move from a tier 1 investment bank who is excited by working for a dynamic business with expanding operations regionally.

You will work closely with senior stakeholders across the business as well as build a close and trusting relationship with the front office. In addition, you will also require an understanding of, and contribution to the other functions of the wider Product Control/Finance group.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Primary face off for the equities, equity derivatives and SWAP’s trading desk
  • Preparation, analysis and reporting of daily P&L / Balance Sheet and provision of commentary
  • Reconciliation of cross currency exposure and
  • Perform Balance Sheet review and control
  • Support projects for process improvement including back office systems and risk system development
  • Analysing accruals including capital usage, interest, expenses and commissions
  • Communicate with the front office, IT and other departments
  • Recommend  ways to improve P&L and Balance Sheet review and reporting
  • Ad hoc requests and analysis

Essential Criteria:

  • CA/CPA/CFA qualified with 5+ years PQE
  • Previous product control experience is essential
  • Strong knowledge of financial instruments
  • Advanced Excel skills with knowledge of macros/VBA
  • Exceptional stakeholder engagement skills
  • The ability to work closely and build a close working relationship with the front office
James Brinsdon | Banking & Financial Services
Senior Consultant – MARS Recruitment
02 9003 4908
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