Finance - Controllers - Product Control - Analyst - Bengaluru
Goldman Sachs International
June 25, 2018
MORE ABOUT THIS JOB The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global financial services firm providing investment banking, securities and investment management services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and high-net-worth individuals. The firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in London, Frankfurt, Tokyo, Hong Kong and other major financial centres around the world.
The Controllers group is responsible for safeguarding the firm's assets: to help maintain the integrity of Goldman Sachs' finances and expenditures.
Through careful consideration and analysis of firm finances, objectives and strategies, we ensure that the firm's businesses continue to be profitable and efficiently run. Controllers also ensure that all business practices are in compliance with financial and regulatory requirements worldwide. Since contact with virtually every part of the firm is essential to Controllers, professionals in the department experience Goldman Sachs businesses, products and sophisticated technology systems in depth.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS Responsibilities:
Safeguard the assets and reputation of the firm by controlling and supporting the trading divisions, as well as ensuring that they are in compliance with the firm's policies and with the rules/regulations that govern global financial markets.
Preparation of the monthly price testing of client valuations, review product controllers' analyses and escalate any adjustments to global operations.
Produce summary reports to discuss with management across controllers and operations. Price verification reporting
Intelligently reviewing product controllers' price verification work with the objective of highlighting anything unusual and discussing this with management.
Preparation of important FASB disclosures to reflect the level of judgment involved in estimating fair values, ranging from market-based prices to illiquid assets where no observable market exists
Work closely with other divisions, including: Regulatory Reporting, Corporate Accounting, Legal and Compliance, Operations, IT and Trading Divisions
Graduate / Post graduate / Qualified CA
Basic industry knowledge and strong accounting knowledge. Keen interest in products and markets and a flair for systems and process automation
Strong communication and interpersonal skills
Strong analytical skills
Candidate must be proactive, enthusiastic and team oriented
Ability to prioritize and make decisions in a fast-paced environment
Accuracy and attention to detail
ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.