CIB-Global Equities – External Reporting Product Controller - Associate

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Permanent, Full time
  • J.P.Morgan
  • 16 Jul 18 2018-07-16

CIB-Global Equities – External Reporting Product Controller - Associate

180046959 - CIB Global Equities External Reporting Product Controller
Senior Associate
London, UK

Description
Global Equities F&BM Controllers organisation is looking for a strong senior associate to work within the External Reporting team. Global Equities is a complex business operating across multiple entities, regions and regulatory jurisdictions.

The Role
Working within a small, expert team, the candidate will support key external disclosures across the business globally, including the various disclosures that form part of the firm's quarterly 10Q and annual 10K file with SEC and the quarterly FRY9C and Call Report; eg Fair Value Option, Long Term Debt, True Sale & FAS 107.

In addition, the candidate will be involved in a wide number of new reporting and business initiatives covering US, UK and EMEA.

The external reporting environment is undergoing significant changes over the next few years and candidate will be involved in a broad number of new initiatives as a result.

The role requires communication with a broad range of counterparts and stakeholders across the regions, including accounting policy, product controllers, financial controllers, entity controllers, tax, legal, various project teams, business control officers and the front office. Strong relationship management skills are needed to be effective; expansion of personal networks is encouraged.

The role also provides the successful candidate with the opportunity to work on efficiency improvement projects, process re-engineering and develop some project management experience.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Overseeing the daily T+1 P&L reconciliation and substantiation.
  • Ensuring the daily P&Ls and attributions prepared by the team are in compliance with the P&L and Risk minimum standards.
  • Working with Front Office to understand key P&L drivers and market movements to aid meaningful revenue commentary on a weekly and monthly basis.
  • Owning and supporting the month end financial close for the respective desks.
  • Regular interaction with FO, Ops, Reg, LEC, Tech and regional counterpart.
  • Reviewing current processes, identifying control weaknesses and delivering solutions to enhance the current control environment, as well as the effectiveness of the processes performed.
  • Owning process improvements and projects working with various stakeholder groups to improve the control environment and aid delivery of departmental objectives (e.g. Adjustments, looking at root cause and working with RAD for systemic enhancements).
  • Owning and supporting other daily/ weekly and monthly BAUs.
  • Participate in various forums (PC team meetings, FO weekly revenue review etc.)
  • Understanding of risk, Var for all stripes and sensitivities within Securities PB & financing.
Requirements:
  • Accountant preferred; regulatory understanding key (US GAAP/SEC reporting desirable)
  • Banking experience and some understanding of Equities products are desirable, but not mandatory
  • Enthusiastic self-starter; inquisitive/curious; desire to understand the 'big picture'
  • Good problem solving skills and ability to work independently
  • Strong analysis and data manipulation skills; strong Excel skills
  • Attention to detail; strong self-review of work
  • Well organised; ability to prioritise, multi-task, meet deadlines and work under pressure
  • Proactive and willing to accept responsibility
  • Excellent communication and relationship building skills; Team player
  • Keen focus on continuous process and reporting improvements
  • Control focused
  • Experience in managing a small team is an advantage
The successful candidate knows how to set priorities right, is flexible in managing working hours and feels comfortable in delivering the right results under time pressure and within tight deadlines.

We look forward to receiving your complete application, referencing your earliest starting date.

J.P. Morgan offers an exceptional benefits program and a highly competitive compensation package.
J.P. Morgan is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Closing date- August 9, 2018