A Top Tier Global Investment Bank is hiring an AVP level candidate to join their Product control team focusing on Markets Equities
Oversee Product Control processes, including offshore productions, and end-to-end controls to ensure that they are in line with the Product Control standards;
Establishing a strong relationship & regularly provide the Business with value-added insights on the region's revenue, P&L explain, valuations, balance sheet, control risks, risk-weighted assets whilst providing appropriate independent challenge to the Business when required;
Partnering with the Front Office and other support groups in facilitating new products and initiatives and developing and reporting management accounting information to the business;
Contribute to user design and execute regional change initiatives to improve process efficiency and the control environment i.
e. participate in the roll out of strategic Equities system stack front-to-back, and strategic Finance transformation projects;
Identify and communicate valuation issues to PC-Valuations team, and work closely with them to ensure that such issues are escalated and well documented;
Collaborate with wider APAC Finance function or Global Equites Product Control team on key initiatives / projects.
Ensure that all activities and duties are carried out in full compliance with regulatory requirements, Enterprise Wide Risk Management Framework and internal Barclays Policies and Policy Standards
Essential Skills / Basic Qualifications :
ACA / CPA / CFA
Top tier university - 2 : 1 degree or equivalent
Product Control or related function experience
Desirable skills / Preferred Qualifications :
Comprehensive knowledge of financial markets and products, preferably in non-linear derivatives, Equity Derivatives and Financing businesses;
Strong senior stakeholder management and firm-first mentality, with the ability to balance commercial & control requirements;
Proven experience of exception management and resolution in a complex product and control environment. The individual must be personally strong in identifying root cause, proposing solutions and executing change.
Control focus, and evidence of deep understanding of end-to-end control framework