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Product Controller

Salary £65k
Type Permanent
Location City of London
Sector Finance & Accountancy
Job Reference T81/HEB/25386
Contact Harry Brookmyre
Date posted 07-02-2017

An exceptional opportunity is now available for an enthusiastic candidate to join the global product control team supporting the Commodities and Global Markets Group in our client’s dynamic London office. The role will involve P&L analysis, risk identification, control oversight and financial analytics, maintenance of internal relationships with the front office, risk, operations and other teams within the firm

Key responsibilities include:
• Partnering with traders regarding risk, trading strategies and valuation impacts on P&L and balance sheet including participating in front office projects.
• Analysis of P&L attribution.
• New business support & oversight, including new deal write-ups and structured trade reviews
• Risk identification, control oversight & financial analytics. Recognition of trends, & early issue identification due to deep understanding of cumulative P&L, valuation & accounting methodologies for the books.
• Understanding trade capture & risk management systems to assess downstream implications to P&L and balance sheet.
• Maintain strong internal relationships with the front office, risk, operations, and other teams within the firm
• Proactively seek client feedback to further improve service level standards
• Regular interaction with the off-shore team based in India, who produce the daily P&Ls and key reconciliations. Key responsibility to link the daily P&L and financial controls to the risk/valuation oversight of traders.

• 3+ year's relevant Product Control, Market Risk, Price testing/Valuation industry experience
• Strong background in financial products and trading businesses. Experience with commodities products, P&L attribution, "the greeks", technical commentaries beneficial.
• Experience with understanding lifecycle of trade, and impact to business balance sheet.

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Associate, Consultant