Financial Controls Manager - Risk Controls, Finance / Treasury / SOX /

Recruiter
Maxfield Search
Location
London
Salary
Competitive
Posted
10 Aug 2017
Expires
15 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Permanent

One of your key objectives will be to oversee and perform quality assurance reviews of the SOX processes and provide subject matter expertise in improving operational efficiency.

Other responsibilities include:

  • Identify remediation actions for control weaknesses whilst performing business risk assessments
  • Perform regular updates and reviews of the SOX process documents and business control documents to ensure the they reasonably reflect existing procedures and comply with company methodology
  • Conduct efficient and effective execution of SOX walkthroughs and provide regular update of SOX exceptions to various internal sources for example Financial, balance sheet & loss reports, internal / external audit reports etc.
  • Liaise with stakeholders, i.e., Operations, IT, external auditors, internal auditors and Central Finance function on SOX related affairs.
  • Identify risks and key controls in Treasury Business area (namely Money Market, Swaps and Forwards)
  • Ensure bank's compliance with SOX and other internal and external compliance/control matters e.g. spreadsheets controls.

Key skills:

  • Good communication skills - Build and maintain good relationships with key stakeholders and colleagues
  • Excellent report writing skills, particularly to write meaningful reports under tight timeframes.
  • The ability to reach concise conclusions and convey them orally or in a written synopsis
  • A team player with a attitude of supporting the team and eager to learn
  • Highly organised and can work with great accuracy in an effective time management
  • Strong skills in Microsoft Office (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
  • Strong business and work ethic - committed and dedicated at all times.
  • Ability to manage and prioritise workloads
  • Able to proactively look for improvement in processes and identify areas and processes that can be streamlined.