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Equity Derivatives Accountant

Salary Competitive
Type Permanent
Location City of London
Sector Finance & Accountancy
Job Reference T81/WXB/27142
Contact William Brown
Date posted 05-10-2017

Our client, a leading Financial Services firm, is currently looking for an Equity Derivatives Accountant to join their Equity Derivatives Business Control function. The successful candidate will cover many areas including Fund Linked products, Corporate Derivatives, Convertible Bonds and Systematic Market Marking.

As an Equity Derivatives Accountant your responsibilities will include:
• Review of weekly P&L and Monthly P&L cut by MIS and legal entity across different divisions
• Actively participate in the ongoing assessment of structures requiring Pre Trade Approval or New Business Approval
• Take a lead in the liaison with Accounting Policy \ Line Product Control \ Valuation Control\ VRG\ Regulatory teams regionally and globally to ensure the trade is correctly reported in the bank’s books and records
• Supporting Change and Continuous Improvement. Identify and raise potential improvements in the processes and procedures in operation within the area and front office
• Provide mentorship and support to direct reports and junior member of staff

The successful incumbent requires:
• Notable experience working within Product Control
• Bachelor of Science, Account or Business degree with an overall mark of at least 2.1
• Knowledge of USGAAP and IFRS General Accepted Accounting Practice
• Excellent oral & written communication skills with the ability to challenge the status quo

For more information on the role then please contact William Brown on 02031453369 or william.brown@bruinfinancial.

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