CIB F&BM - Legal Entity Controller - Associate - Hong Kong

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • J.P. Morgan
  • 24 May 19

CIB F&BM - Legal Entity Controller - Associate - Hong Kong

Hong Kong Legal Entity Controller - Associate (Financial Reporting)

JPMorgan's Corporate & Investment Bank (CIB) is a global leader across banking, markets and investor services. The world's most important corporations, governments and institutions entrust us with their business in more than 100 countries. The CIB provides strategic advice, raises capital, manages risk and extends liquidity in markets around the world.
Hong Kong is the regional headquarters for JPMorgan's Asia Pacific business, which operates in more than 35 offices across 16 countries. Having launched nearly 90 years ago through a heritage firm, JPMorgan is one of Hong Kong's longest established foreign financial services businesses.
The Hong Kong Legal Entity Controller (LEC) Team's main objective is to ensure an effective financial control environment for the location exists. Responsibilities include Regulatory, Documentation and Reporting, Risks and Controls and Strategy.

The LEC Team interacts and collaborates with all lines of business present in Asia that have activity in that legal entity to ensure that legal entity implications (e.g., accounting policy, regulatory reporting, capital, etc.) of transactions are considered and with relevant stakeholders, including Product Controllers, Financial Controllers, Business Managers, Planning & Analysis, Corporate Tax, Operation, Legal & Compliance, Internal and External Audit.

Job Description

Job functions/responsibilities

  • Monitor and analyze business results at legal entity level;
  • Prepare financial reports and regulatory reports;
  • Partner with line of business controllers and other teams for accurate and complete data for financial and regulatory reporting;
  • Maintain and enhance internal controls on report preparation processes;
  • Participate in user acceptance testing and other system testing as required;
  • Participate in ad hoc projects as required.
Job Requirements
  • Accounting / Finance background - with sound technical and business knowledge, preferably with 3 years relevant working experience;
  • Highly motivated and detail-minded with strong analytical skill;
  • Ability to work under pressure with strong time management skill;
  • Good team player with strong interpersonal and communications skills;
  • Control and efficiency mindset;
  • Proficiency in Excel.
  • Degree in Accounting/ Finance or relevant discipline or qualified accountants