Senior Controller, Treasury Finance

Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Banking & Financial Services
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH220220_1521440903


Senior Controller, Treasury Finance

  • Subject matter expert in derivatives and hedge accounting
  • 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 meet 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 be advising on and improving hedging structures, review actual results against expected results and report on variances. In addition you will provide analysis on valuation drivers on a range of products including derivatives which will support the front office in relation to hedging processes.

Ideally you will be an experienced finance professional with relevant accounting experience within a similar environment such as hedge accounting (IAS 39 and IFRS9), have exposure to non-traded instruments, risks and risk management relevant to the treasury business, along with financial reporting experience within financial markets. You will have exposure to financial risk management issues and your communication skills will be highly evolved as you will be expected to build meaningful relationships to a wide range of business partners.