Balance Sheet Product Control (6 month contract)

Location: Singapore,
Contract Type: Contract
Specialisation: Banking & Financial Services Contracting
Salary: Negotiable
REF: CT_1492596987

Urgently looking for an experienced Product Controller or finance candidate to take on a 6 month maternity cover with a top tier Investment Bank based at Raffles Place.

As part of the Balance Sheet Product Control team, there is a close working relationship with the trading desks and other areas focusing on control, service and reporting. The team is a central point of contact for many issues that affect the bank including new product approval, model validation and independent verification of derivative valuations.

The major duties and responsibilities of the job are:

  • Preparation and review of daily balance sheet, including understanding risk positions and market moves for key movement analysis and commentary.

  • Proactively engage in detailed discussions with line controllers, traders and risk managers on risk positions to understand nature and movement in the balance sheet.

  • Review and substantiation of balance sheet and P&L reconciliation of Sub-ledgers to the GL

  • Review of all month end adjustments posted by the Line Controllers

  • IFRS compliance for the business and manage Internal / External Audits

Candidate Requirements:

  • Excellent financial accounting knowledge with thorough understanding of relevant, up to date accounting standards and product knowledge

  • Must be proactive and assertive in driving control improvement for their area

  • Excellent communication skills in both formal and informal settings & ability to interact with the region and as part of a global team (written and verbal). Ability to clearly and concisely communicate complex issues is a key requirement.

  • Strong attention to detail and enjoys working in a fast-paced and challenging environment

 

Product Controllers/finance candidates with an interest in Product Control and are able to start work immediately, are encouraged to submit their resumes in MS Word format to cindy.tan@ambition.com.sg.

 

 

 

Business Registration Number: 200611680D | Licence Number: 10C5117 | EA Personnel Registration Number: R1109257