CIB F&BM - Legal Entity Controller - Associate

  • Competitive
  • Tokyo, Tokyo-to, Japan Tokyo Tokyo-to JP
  • Permanent, Full time
  • J.P. Morgan
  • 17 Jun 18 2018-06-17

CIB F&BM - Legal Entity Controller - Associate

CIB F&BM - Legal Entity Controller - Associate

Japan Finance & Business Management team is seeking for a highly motivated individual who wants to expand his/her knowledge at a very dynamic international financial institution. The LEC is responsible for the integrity of the financial statements, regulatory financial and management financial reporting associated with the JP Morgan legal entities. The candidate will be part of the division responsible for US/Local Accounting Policies, procedures, initiatives, governance and controls.

Job descriptions:
The role involves oversights of day-to-day operations as well as month-end closure processes to ensure accurate and complete books & records, perform analytical review to identify significant movements on P&L and BS, liaise with multiple stakeholders to understand business drivers. A motivated and capable person will have many opportunities to expand his/her tasks and responsibilities.

Responsibilities:

  • Preparation of US/Local regulatory submissions
  • Approval of accounting entries
  • Monthly attestation of entity/branch
  • Responsibility for the reconciliation and substantiation of accounts owned by LEC, monitor overall reconciliation & substantiation process and review associated management reports.
  • Keep track of assigned business results for booking accuracy currency hedges by closely working with product controllers
  • Work with LOB BMs/PCs to assess the financial and regulatory implications on new business initiatives
  • Seek better control procedures which can be justified by cost/benefit analysis.
  • Collaborate with the offshore team in Bangalore and provide necessary guidance/instructions on related matters / reporting
Qualifications:
  • Minimum of 4 years of accounting and/or finance experience with bachelor degree
  • Enthusiastic, highly motivated and proactive individual
  • Strong GAAP knowledge preferred. (J GAAP & US GAAP)
  • Fluency in English and Japanese.
  • Fantastic communication skills both written and verbal, be able to deliver key messages clearly to multiple stakeholders
  • Excellent time management/organization skills, ability to multi-task under pressure
  • Team player with strong control & efficiency mindset
  • Knowledge in Securities Company and Regulatory reporting preferred (not a must)
  • Broad knowledge of financial products