Regulatory Reporting Accountant Regulatory Reporting Accountant …

BGC Partners
in London, England, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 12 Sep 19
Competitive
BGC Partners
in London, England, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 12 Sep 19
Competitive
Regulatory Reporting Accountant
Main purpose of the role:
The primary purpose of the role is to be responsible for the preparation and submission of regulatory returns of BGC, Cantor and GFI UK regulated entities.

Key responsibilities:

  • Preparation and submission of monthly and quarterly regulatory returns to the FCA in a controlled and timely manner. This will include COREP as well as other FCA regulatory returns
  • Complete ownership of daily regulatory monitoring and reporting
  • Liaising with other departments including Financial Control, Product Control, Operations, Front office etc. to follow up issues arising from daily and monthly reporting
  • Liaising with subsidiary entity controllers to ensure correct and consistent reporting throughout the rest of Europe and Asia
  • Drive regulatory automation project and other regulatory project initiatives
  • Support Head of Regulatory Reporting on ad-hoc reporting issues e.g. impact of new CRD rules
  • Deputise in the absence of Head of Regulatory Reporting
  • Preparation of annual reporting statements and reconciliations to statutory accounts
  • Interaction with other finance areas to ensure consistent and accurate reporting
  • Pillar 3 reporting
  • Manage workload/priorities of junior team members

Skills / experience required:

  • Have a very good understanding of the various COREP templates and familiarity with computing Own funds
  • Have a working knowledge in calculating capital requirements around market, credit and operational risk.
  • Experience of working in a fast-paced Financial services organisation and take on responsibility and accountability for regulatory, accounting, governance and compliance related matters
  • Be self-motivated and ambitious with the credibility and gravitas to build long term relationships with all relevant parties, both internally and externally
  • Be capable of working effectively at an operational and strategic level
  • Adaptable and flexible, with the ability to organise, prioritise, manage and deliver under tight or conflicting deadlines

Systems used:

  • Prior experience with Oracle General Ledger and Lombard Risk regulatory reporting system beneficial
  • Stock MS Excel skills


Personal attributes:


People Skills:

  • The ability to build and develop strong relationships with all vested stakeholders i.e. Finance, Front Office, Operations and other support areas
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Possess the ability to interact and address professionals at all levels within the organisation

Organisational Skills:

  • Have strong organisational skills combined with innovative thinking and a desire to succeed
  • Be able to plan and prioritise workload to ensure timely delivery
  • Strong analytical and presentational skills
  • Can manage own workload and assist other team members during peak periods

Personal Characteristics:

  • A self-starter with a flexible approach and who has the ability to think in a strategic manner
  • Results-focused with a positive outlook and can-do approach
  • Must be hands on to ensure the job gets done whilst being able to utilise available resources in the most efficient and effective manner
To all recruitment agencies - BGC Partners & affiliates do not accept agency resumes. Please do not forward resumes to our job alias, employees or any other company location. BGC Partners & affiliates are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. Please contact the Recruitment function for additional details

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