AVP to Director- Global Markets IB Product Controllers- Australia

  • $130k - $270k AUD per Annum
  • Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
  • Permanent, Full time
  • T+O+M , EA Licence No: R1105397
  • 19 Jan 19

Our clients are top tier Investment banks who are seeking to recruit returning and experienced Product Controllers in Australia. This is an excellent opportunity to work in a dynamic environment and work closely with valuations / risk team. The candidate would have strong analytical skills and attention to detail. At the VP/ Director level, past experience as an EMEA or APAC Controller is required. Candidates must hold a Valid work permit for Australia


  • Product controllers are responsible for the accuracy and integrity of Line of Business books and records. This responsibility encompasses:
    • Trader Profit &Loss/Risk reporting and control
    • Daily revenue reporting of estimate and actual P&L
    • Month-end close process, working in partnership with Financial Control, Valuation Control and Legal Entity Controllers
    • Ensuring correct risk sensitivity is sent to Value at Risk (VaR) and providing commentary on ensuing back testing results
  • Preparation of commentary for trading results, linking trading revenues to desk strategies and changes in market conditions.
  • Ascertain a thorough understanding of the end-to-end technology platform and associated feeds/downstream systems.
  • Ensuring adherence to internal and external regulation including Antitrust compliance.
  • Responsible for daily production of risk and P&L sign off stats.
  • Responsible for summary of P&L explain MIS to management.

Knowledge, skills and experience required:

  • Relevant BSc degree with a proven strong academic background required
  • CA or CPA Accounting qualified
  • Strong knowledge of accounting standards (IFRS, IAS)
  • Strong internal control and processes with proven experience in process improvement
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Strong interpersonal/communication skills
  • Professional attitude, team player with an approachable manner
  • Attention to detail and ability to work effectively to tight deadlines
  • Ability to challenge efficiency and drive forward on change and innovation of processes
  • Ability to influence people and build strong working relationships across various business units
  • Excellent Excel knowledge.

Please send your CV to Valerie.garcia@tomrecruitment.com