Controllers - Financial Reporting - Associate - Bengaluru

Location(s) IN-KA-Bengaluru
Job ID
2021-76854
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Associate
Function(s)
Finance
Region
India
Division
Controllers
Business Unit
Financial Reporting
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

Controllers Overview:

 

The Controllers group is responsible for safeguarding the firm's assets and is charged with monitoring the firm’s liquidity, capital and risk and providing overall financial control and reporting functions.

 

What we offer:

 

Within Goldman Sachs Controllers you will work in an environment conducive to cross-functional collaboration, where all opinions are listened to and valued. Controllers embodies a culture focussed on personal development and performance improvement, offers exposure to senior stakeholders for all levels and embraces openness and knowledge sharing amongst teams. Flexible working and global mobility opportunities can be considered.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

 

The Financial Reporting team sits within the Controllers division. This is a very high profile team involved in a wide range of areas/issues and involves interaction with many other areas of the Firm.

 

The successful candidate’s responsibilities will include the following:

  • Preparation of EMEA daily, weekly and monthly revenue and expense reports on rotation.
  • Produce monthly, quarterly and ad-hoc financial reports that explain moves in the region’s revenues and expenses in the context of current market events.
  • Review and analysis of business unit, divisional and regional profitability and efficiency.
  • Analyse operating expenses and provide monthly and quarterly expense analysis.
  • Assist with the development and maintenance of annual budgets and reforecasts.
  • Preparation of various month-end reporting packs for material entities in the region along with the risk, capital and liquidity metrics.
  • Business and P&L forecasting for use in both the firm’s Stress Testing processes and also ad-hoc business scenario analysis.
  • Close liaison with other areas of the firm, including: Regulatory Reporting, Corporate Accounting, Technology and Revenue - Producing Divisions.
  • Participation in global financial/regulatory projects (systems development, new dashboard/reporting products).
  • Strive to automate any of the excel based reporting workflows using host of self-service tools in the firm.

 

 

SKILLS REQUIRED.

  • Qualified accountant.
  • Basic industry knowledge and strong accounting knowledge. Keen interest in financial products and markets and a flair for systems.
  • Strong Communication - ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, to a broad range of people across the Firm at various levels of seniority
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Experienced in BI tools with eagerness to learn firm’s bespoke automation tools.

 

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

 

The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.

 

© The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., 2018. All rights reserved Goldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Vet.

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

At Goldman Sachs, we commit our people, capital and ideas to help our clients, shareholders and the communities we serve to grow. Founded in 1869, we are a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm. Headquartered in New York, we maintain offices around the world.

We believe who you are makes you better at what you do. We're committed to fostering and advancing diversity and inclusion in our own workplace and beyond by ensuring every individual within our firm has a number of opportunities to grow professionally and personally, from our training and development opportunities and firmwide networks to benefits, wellness and personal finance offerings and mindfulness programs. Learn more about our culture, benefits, and people at GS.com/careers.

We’re committed to finding reasonable accommodations for candidates with special needs or disabilities during our recruiting process. Learn more: https://www.goldmansachs.com/careers/footer/disability-statement.html



© The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., 2020. All rights reserved.
Goldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity