Have end to end ownership of team producing daily P&L production and supervisory review of P&L production processes including: FOBO Review, P&L Analysis, P&L Reporting, P&L Commentary, Month End Cut Off Controls & SOX Testing.
Drive resolution of issues that arise from the day to day and monthly processes with a view to resolving these in an efficient and timely manner.
Ensure the P&L production and analytical function are performing satisfactory in KPI and KRI for the control function
Perform validation and control around the PnL & Balance Sheet with a license to challenge valuation and accounting methodologies, residual trading and operational risks and the overall impact on the bank;
Analytically evaluate the performance of trading desks to help prepare commercial and business focused commentary for the use of senior management and regulators;
Obtain and understand of the underlying businesses and develop, maintain and govern an effective control framework;
Prepare and review key disclosures from accounting disclosure such as Fair Value leveling (FAS 157) to regulatory disclosures
Develop and drive a change agenda with a focus on not only delivering efficiencies but also to meet an ever challenging regulatory environment;
Review and implement improvements in execution over the wider group
Maintain relationships and representing the PC agenda in different change and stakeholders meeting with functions such as Front Office, COO, CFO Change, IT Technical Accounting, Financial Reporting, Central Reporting etc.
Lead and manage the team to ensure that the deliverables are timely met and in a first class quality
Essential Skills and Qualifications:
At least 8 years of relevant work experience is preferred, ideally within product control and finance related function.
Degree in Account and Finance or equivalent.
Strong analytical skills and detailed oriented.
Strong people management & team leadership.
Good in MS Office skills especially Excel.
Good communication skills (written, verbal, presentation).
Detailed knowledge around accounting and valuation of the equity derivative products.
Have a solid control focused mindset and hands-on approach to investigating issues.