Legal Entity Controller

Job Description:
Are you a qualified accountant with 0 – 4 years post qualified experience looking for their next role within the financial services sector? If this sounds like you, we have a great opportunity for you!
Our client, a global asset management business based in Edinburgh, is recruiting for a Legal Entity Controller to provide support on an initial 9 month contract.
Essential Skills/Experience:

Ability to work accurately to tight reporting deadlines
Strong background in financial reporting, including awareness of global accounting standards (principally US GAAP and IFRS)
Regulatory reporting experience is desirable
Stakeholder management
CA/ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified with a strong academic record

Core Responsibilities:

Ensure financial control is maintained over regulated and non-regulated legal entities
Preparation of statutory, regulatory and management reporting for a suite of high profile entities within the corporate structure
Participation in ad hoc projects, both across the Finance function and the wider firm, as required/as opportunities arise
Work with prudential policy experts to ensure that forthcoming regulatory changes are identified, understood and prepared for

Core-Asset Consulting is an equal opportunities recruiter and we welcome applications from everyone irrespective of age, disability, gender, gender identity or expression, race, colour, ethnic or national origin, sexual orientation, religion or belief, marital/civil partner status or pregnancy.

Job reference: 14956
To apply for this vacancy applicants must be eligible to work in the UK in accordance with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006.
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Core-Asset Consulting offers specialist recruitment services to asset management, accounting & finance, asset servicing, legal and the wider financial services sector in Scotland.


  • Location: Edinburgh, Scotland
  • Salary:
  • Type: Contract
  • Recruiter: Core-Asset Consulting Ltd
  • Posted: 07-Sep-2022
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