Financial Control, Manager
As part of the team responsible for financial control, you will play a key role as a financial advisor for the Macquarie Asset Management division in London. Acting as a primary Finance contact point for Macquarie Asset Management's legal entities in EMEA, you will be responsible for driving effective legal entity management within the financial control function.
You will take responsibility for the implementation of the financial control framework including overseeing monthly Profit & Loss and Balance Sheet, understanding the process flows for key judgement areas, implementing new transfer pricing arrangements and ensuring bookings are reflected under the correct accounting standards.
You will also be responsible for reviewing proposed transactions for appropriate accounting and commercial treatment, assisting with technical accounting analysis and implementation of new products. Additionally, you will assist with financial integration of new acquisitions and businesses, liaising with other areas of the Financial Management Group (Group Finance, Regulatory Reporting, Tax and Treasury and so on).
As the successful candidate, you'll work with a number of staff across various locations in the Financial Management Group supporting the Macquarie Asset Management business. You will work with key stakeholders on a regular basis such as the CFO and heads of Financial Control for this business, Division heads of the various Asset Management businesses, regional CFO and Financial Controller as well as external auditors.
You will have close interaction with offshore Finance teams, fund accountants and our legal entity control team to ensure correct accounting treatment. Where required, you will assist with the financial control functions of other business areas.
You will have a University degree, coupled with a formal accounting qualification (Chartered Accountant or equivalent is preferred), with experience in a similar role, and the technical competency (IFRS/FRS101) to be able to deal with managed funds products. Strong internal and external stakeholder engagement skills, and control/ risk awareness will be required for you to be successful in this role.
You will also possess strong organisation skills with the ability to prioritise tasks, a high level of accuracy with a 'right first-time' approach and strong attention to detail with the ability to re-assess and re-engineer work processes.
If you have ambition, a high level of energy and strong intellectual curiosity, coupled with the ability to think logically and commercially and be comfortable with tackling new concepts, please apply now!
About the Financial Management Group
The Financial Management Group provides financial, tax and treasury services to all areas of Macquarie. The group is focused on providing strategic analysis and advice to Macquarie's businesses and senior management, managing Macquarie's funding, liquidity and capital position, ensuring Macquarie continues to meet regulatory and compliance obligations and managing Macquarie's corporate communications and investor relations.
Find out more about Macquarie careers at www.macquarie.com/careers
Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion
Macquarie understands the importance of diversity and inclusion - our long history of success has come from being different. At Macquarie we value the innovation and creativity that diversity of thought brings. The one thing we all have in common is our focus on high performance. If you're capable, motivated and can deliver, we want you on our team.
Macquarie is an equal opportunities employer and does not discriminate on the grounds of age, disability, sex, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, gender identity, marriage, civil partnership, pregnancy, maternity, race (including colour and ethnic or national origins), religion or belief.