Regulatory Accountant - EFS

Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Banking & Financial Services
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH219780_1520227227

Regulatory Accountant - EFS Project

  • Long term contract
  • Play a pivotal role in EFS implementation
  • Excellent day rate

Our client has a substantial and growing footprint within the Australian market and can be categorized as being one of the biggest banking institutions in the world. An excellent opportunity is available for a regulatory accounting expert to join the team and have an impact on ensuring that the bank is able to accommodate EFS reporting initiatives as per APRA's requirements.

Reporting to the Head of Finance you will contribute to the implementation of the EFS programme. This will involve understanding APRA requirements in relation to changes to data collection, assess changes to existing processes that will assist with the change management strategy as well as monitoring the changing regulatory environment to ensure that best practice is being integrated into the project. In addition, you may be expected to support the team with respect to the preparation and submission of monthly and quarterly APRA returns.

To be considered you will be a qualified accountant with experience of APRA reporting and statutory & financial reporting within a financial service environment. Technically advanced, you will also have exposure to accounting standards and have well developed IT skills. You will be a superior communicator who is able to engage with a wide audience and become a trusted business partner.