Senior Controller, Balance Sheet Trading

Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Banking & Financial Services
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH219314_1519015505

Senior Controller, Balance Sheet Trading

  • Key partnering role to support & influence stakeholders across Finance
  • Salary negotiable
  • Major Australian financial institution

Our client is one of the pillars of the Australian banking sector. A high profile opportunity is open for a technically competent finance business partner to join the institutional side of the organisation.
The Business Unit is responsible for holding high quality liquid assets which meeting the requirements of the Group's Liquidity Policy, managing the market risks associated with those holdings along with managing the interest rate risk in the banking book.

The Balance Sheet Trading Control team, where this position sits, is responsible for the generation of daily P&L, desk Valuation Adjustments, month-end financials, analysis and reporting. You will have a particular focus on overseeing Balance Sheet Trading for Australia and Pacific as well as partnering with the Australia and Pacific Balance Sheet Trading Business.

Ideally you will be a qualified accountant and you will have relevant accounting experience within a similar environment such as hedge accounting, have exposure to non-traded instruments, risks and risk management relevant to the balance sheet trading business, along with financial reporting experience within financial markets. Your communication skills will be highly evolved and you will be able to build meaningful relationships to a wide range of business partners.