Job description:

Core- Asset Consulting's client, a leading global financial services firm, is seeking a Legal Entity Controller to join their team in Glasgow for an initial contract of 12 months.

Core requirements:

  • Must have a professional accounting qualification (CA, ACCA, CIMA).

  • Possess excellent Microsoft Excel skills and be proficient in data mining and summarising and presenting themes and results in a meaningful format.

  • Demonstrable commercial approach to reporting and controllership, with proven skills in chasing issues through many layers to discover root causes, and be confident in building relationships across a wide variety of stakeholders and business areas.

Core responsibilities:

  • Preparation of financial statements under various GAAPs including liaison with auditors.

  • Preparation of other compliance reporting including submissions to the US Federal Reserve.

  • Preparation of monthly management packs for the business unit, providing variance analysis and commentary.

  • Perform monthly due diligence to ensure integrity of financial information.

  • Ability to present financial information in both written and verbal communication to senior management.

  • Liaison with other internal groups including tax, company secretarial, bank resource management and treasury on legal entity matters.

  • Supporting legal entity initiatives within the firm and involvement in projects impacting the legal entities supporting the UK group.

Job reference: 9687

To apply for this vacancy applicants must be eligible to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006.

Core-Asset Consulting offers specialist recruitment services to asset management, accounting & finance, asset servicing, legal and the wider financial services sector in Scotland.

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