Finance, Controllers, Legal Entity Controllers, Associate, Hong Kong
Goldman Sachs International
September 27, 2018
MORE ABOUT THIS JOB FINANCE We're a team of specialists charged with managing the firm's liquidity, capital and risk, and providing the overall financial control and reporting functions. Whether assessing the creditworthiness of the firm's counterparties, monitoring market risks associated with trading activities, or offering analytical and regulatory compliance support, our work contributes directly to the firm's success. The division is ideal for collaborative individuals who have strong ethics and attention to detail.
YOUR IMPACT Are you passionate about safeguarding the accuracy of financial information? We're looking for a professional to join our Corporate Accounting team in Hong Kong who is interested in the financial and regulatory reporting functions at Goldman Sachs.
HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL
Manage the period end close process for the firm's subsidiaries
Prepare financial reporting packages under US/Local GAAP
Liaise with external auditors and other divisions to complete the statutory audit process
Prepare regulatory and statistical returns to regulators and government agencies
Work with other divisions or areas within Finance, both in Hong Kong and globally, in driving cross-divisional projects for new business initiatives
Apply your knowledge in financial products and the securities and banking businesses in resolving reporting related issues
Ensure that control standards are maintained and documented
RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS BASIC SKILLS & EXPERIENCE WHICH WE'RE LOOKING FOR
Qualified accountant. Previous work experience in the Big 4 is an advantage
Minimum 3 years of post-qualification experience in a reporting role with a financial institution
Strong knowledge of US GAAP and/or IFRS
Good knowledge of the Basel standards, the SFC or the HKMA regulations is preferred
Excellent written and spoken English. Good command of written Chinese
Committed, self-motivated and proactive, with a desire to succeed
Critical problem-solving skills and ability to think out of the box
Strong control awareness
Proficient in MS Office, especially in Excel. VBA or programming knowledge is an advantage
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.