Equity Prime Finance Product Control - Analyst/Associate

  • Negotiable
  • Tokyo, Tokyo-to, Japan
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Morgan McKinley - Tokyo
  • 23 Aug 16

A new opportunity to join a large Product Control team supporting the Equity Prime Finance business, providing daily analysis and commentary to Front Office and reporting P&L.

Roles/Responsibilities

  • Support the business with new business and product development, ensuring robust capture of P&L.
  • The business covers Equity Financing, Prime Services and Quantitative Prime Brokerage.
  • Validate and analyse the P&L completed by the off-shore centre and provide commentary and advice to the Front Office.
  • Work hard to help build the business during a high-growth period.
  • Support Financial Control with periodic reporting, ensuring that P&L is accurately captured.
  • Work with technology and Project Managers on large global projects to improve efficiencies and infrastructure.
  • Respond to request from the business and senior managers.

Required skills

  • Academic or professional experience of accounting.
  • For junior candidates knowledge of Investment Banking is not essential; just a desire to work in the industry and to be challenged.
  • Good Microsoft Office skills, particularly in Excel.

Preferred skills

  • Experience of working within Product Control in an Investment Bank.
  • Professional qualifications like CPA, CFA, CIMA

Personal Attributes

  • Ambitious and driven, keen to take on responsibility and develop in your career.
  • Business Japanese and English; able to communicate clearly with business partners in Japan and internationally

About our client

A top Japanese Investment Bank that has a strong global presence, serving customers in Japan and oversees with a broad range of financial services.