Financial Accounting Controller

  • Competitive
  • Budapest, Budapest fovaros, Hungary
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Morgan Stanley
  • 20 Feb 18 2018-02-20

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Morgan Stanley is a leading global financial services firm providing a wide range of investment banking, securities, investment management and wealth management services.

We are looking for

Financial Accounting Controller

for our Budapest Office

Corporate Support Finance (CSF) within FCG makes sure books and records are correct for Morgan Stanley's support areas, reviews active cost pool, prepares balance sheet and expense account reconciliations. As part of the monthly reporting prepares global support service divisional packs with analysis and commentary.


  • Coordinate with global controllers and supporting teams to ensure correct book-keeping of firm-wide support service expenses
  • Active cost pool review and controlling of support service costs during month-end close
  • Prepare Balance sheet and expense account reconciliations for internal audit purposes
  • Monthly reporting: prepare global support service divisional reporting packs with commentary on a monthly basis, and specific consolidated allocation reports
  • Preparation of Month on Month and Year on Year analysis and commentary for firm-wide support service allocations
  • Maintenance and cost center structure updates/report
  • Carry out tasks related to the job in accordance with the instructions of the superior (ad hoc report)
  • Ad-hoc projects

What we offer:
  • Insights to Morgan Stanley's businesses and departments
  • Professional development, internal and external trainings
  • Dynamic environment
  • Plannable work-life
  • Great company culture supporting long-term career goals


Skills Required:
  • Completed Bachelor's degree in Economics, Finance or Business related discipline and availability to work full time (8 hours a day)
  • At least 1-2 years of experience related to accounting or financial reporting
  • Strong numeracy and analytical skills
  • Accuracy, attention to detail, good organization skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills in English
  • Solid knowledge of Microsoft Office

Morgan Stanley is an equal opportunities employer. We work to provide a supportive and inclusive environment where all individuals can maximize their full potential. Our skilled and creative workforce is comprised of individuals drawn from a broad cross section of the global communities in which we operate and who reflect a variety of backgrounds, talents, perspectives and experiences. Our strong commitment to a culture of inclusion is evident through our constant focus on recruiting, developing and advancing individuals based on their skills and talents.