Accountant role for an US top-tier high frequency trading house
Working across monthly, quarterly & annual financial and management accounts
Preparation and management of tax related filings and returns
Responsible for budgeting, forecasting, monitoring and reporting.
Preparation of China regulatory reporting and liaising with the authorities as and when required
Other ad-hoc duties to ensure the smooth running of the Company
Accounts payable and treasury management
In conjunction with back office IT develop an automation plan for the accounting function
Development and enhancement of internal control process and procedures
The candidate will possess strong interpersonal and relationship building skills, as well as strong business and IT acumen and the ability to deliver exceptional financial management and analysis and reporting within core deadlines.
Degree and post graduate qualification (e.g. CPA, CA) in a relevant field such as Finance or Accounting
Demonstrated experience in financial reporting practices and the preparation and review of tax compliance matters
Strong Microsoft Excel skills are essential
Financial markets accounting experience desirable
Demonstrated experience in stakeholder management both internal and external