UBS – Financial Accountant

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Job Type

Full Time

Your role

Does financial management excite you?

Are you keen to keep a track of financial markets and how events in markets impact the P&L and Balance sheet of trading desks?

Do you have a curious mind and get excited about investigating complex issues, identifying root causes, and delivering solutions?

We’re looking for a [financial controller- AO ] to:

implement accounting controls and manage their governance
compile and analyze financial information for FX products, review daily P&L and Balance sheet controls and work closely with the team to resolve issue, escalate them where needed and be accountable for daily P&L and Balance sheet production
reconcile trade capture system feeds to the general ledger and manage journal entries
prepare financial statements and other financial reports for the business and external auditors
collaborate on continuous improvement of quality, efficiency and effectiveness of controls
comply with requests from internal and external auditors, Internal testing teams
Innovate through agile working and automation
Month end close of P&L and balance sheet, trial balance substantiation
Knowledge of Tools Like Alteryx, Python, VBA, Power BI etc is an added advantage

Your team

You’ll be working in the FX team in Pune . We work closely with teams in Zurich and FX traders based across the globe providing them with Management P&L. As a financial controller, you’ll play an important role in making available this vital information to trading desks.

The Zurich Product control team is a diverse set of enthusiastic people who take their work seriously but also love having fun with virtual games and team bonding activities.

Your expertise

Chartered Accountant, Cost Accountant, Master’s degree or equivalent in accounting or related field
ideally previous experience in a similar role focusing on product control, financial reporting and reconciliation
demonstrated knowledge of product controls
know-how to develop a robust set of controls to the financials (cost and revenue) of a global business
analytical and methodical, with great attention to detail
excellent communicator who can adapt style to audience

About Us

UBS is the world’s largest and only truly global wealth manager. We operate through four business divisions: Global Wealth Management, Personal & Corporate Banking, Asset Management and the Investment Bank. Our global reach and the breadth of our expertise set us apart from our competitors.

With more than 70,000 employees, we have a presence in all major financial centers in more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

How We Hire

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Join us

At UBS, we embrace flexible ways of working when the role permits. We offer different working arrangements like part-time, job-sharing and hybrid (office and home) working. Our purpose-led culture and global infrastructure help us connect, collaborate, and work together in agile ways to meet all our business needs.

From gaining new experiences in different roles to acquiring fresh knowledge and skills, we know that great work is never done alone. We know that it’s our people, with their unique backgrounds, skills, experience levels and interests, who drive our ongoing success. Together we’re more than ourselves. Ready to be part of #teamUBS and make an impact?

Disclaimer / Policy Statements

UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.

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