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Phyton Talent Advisors
in Jersey City, NJ, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 05 Aug 19
Phyton Talent Advisors
in Jersey City, NJ, United States
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 05 Aug 19
Product Control Manager
Our client, a multinational financial services company, is seeking a Product Control Manager for its Jersey City location.

  • Perform Independent Price Verification (IPV) and Valuation Adjustments(VA) across a wide range of securitized products and convertible bonds across complex trading books
  • Design and maintain a robust valuations environment to ensure market valuations are accurate, timely and representative of traded markets
  • Provide detailed reports and analysis to regional valuations committees, business heads, senior managers and heads of Valuations, Market Risk and Finance on VA and IPV results
  • Ensure that existing VA and IPV processes continue to be aligned and keep pace with the business, and Regulator and Accounting Best Practice
  • Analyze pricing logic and methodology with pricing vendors to understand, communicate with pricing vendors to address price discrepancy
  • Test the accuracy of different pricing sources and suggest a benchmark to use for further IPV procedures
  • Perform bid/offer calibration and yield calibration for securitized products, such as U.S. Non-Agency MBS, CMBS, ABS products
  • Review accounting records, financial statements or other financial reports created by staff to assess accuracy, completeness,
    and conformance to reporting and procedural standards
  • Review and approve budgets and periodic reports that compare budgeted costs to actual costs
  • Create recordkeeping and accounting systems
  • Prepare forms and manuals for accounting and bookkeeping personnel and direct their work activities
  • Survey operations to ascertain accounting needs and to recommend and/or develop solutions to business and financial problems
  • Review and analyze data to detect deficient controls, duplicated effort, extravagance, fraud, or non-compliance with laws, regulations, and management policies
  • Analyze and verify annual reports, financial statements, and other records, using accepted accounting and statistical procedures to assess financial condition and facilitate financial planning

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting or related financial discipline (Required)
  • Advanced degree (Preferred)
  • CA/CPA/CMA certification (Required)
  • 6+ years financial and/or accounting experience; previous experience managing a team (Required)
  • Expert verbal and written communication skills (Required)
  • Advanced ability to apply accounting and mathematical principles to work as needed (Required)
  • Advanced ability to analyze business trends and project future revenues and expenses (Required)
  • Expert knowledge of federal, provincial/state, and company policies, procedures and regulations as related to accounting (Required)
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP; Required)
  • Expert user proficiency with computer applications, such as Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint, spreadsheet/financial accounting skills, and any other related accounting software (Required)
  • Advanced user proficiency with MS Project (Required)
  • Basic user proficiency with MS Access (Preferred)
  • Knowledge of company's financial systems and associated procedures (Preferred)
  • Attention to detail and critical thinking (Required)
  • Advanced ability to work independently and manage one's time (Required)

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