Newly Qualified Accountant

Location
England, Cheshire
Salary
£40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted
19 Jul 2021
Closes
26 Jul 2021
Ref
50659223/001
Contact
Isabel Evans
Experience Levels
Newly Qualified
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Due to the continued expansion of their North West campus, this globally renowned investment bank are seeking talented newly qualified ACA accountants to help grow the business further, and realise a rewarding long term career in the Investment Banking industry.

Due to the continued expansion of their North West campus, this globally renowned investment bank are seeking talented newly qualified ACA accountants to help grow the business further, and realise a rewarding long term career in the Investment Banking industry.

The Newly Qualified Accountant will look after a specified service line of the bank, working closely with senior stakeholders, and getting an excellent viewpoint of the investment banking front office.

Prior experience in Financial Services is not required, as there is a huge amount of training and support on offer. If you are looking to forge a long term career with one of the most reputable FS brands in the country, this is a perfect opportunity.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Gain an in-depth understanding of the financial products we trade.
  • Be responsible for producing and reviewing daily Profit & Loss and Balance Sheet.
  • Understand our market risk profile and risk mitigation techniques and strategies.
  • Partner with colleagues across the bank to investigate and resolve accounting issues.
  • Manage the month end close process.
  • Validate our reporting to external regulators.
  • Provide financial insight and partner with Trading colleagues to optimise business performance.
  • Engage in ad-hoc project work to drive efficiency and enhancement to our routines.

The ideal candidate will be:

  • ACA qualified (up to 18 months PQE)
  • Strong academic profile, 2 degree or similar
  • Self driven, with an eye for detail
  • Personal integrity and accountability
  • Excited by the prospect of a career in banking
  • UK working rights essential
  • To apply to this fantastic opportunity, please get in touch ASAP - all referrals welcome!