Manager, Financial Control Trading


A great opportunity to join our Financial Controls team as a Manager or Assistant Vice President in our Jacksonville, FL office. The Financial Control function is part of Macquarie Finance Management Group and focused on the financial control of Macquarie Group and Non-Group entities across the various businesses.  You will play a very key role which is a mix of delivery responsibilities, process ownership and talent management. Functionally, you will be hands-on and aware of the businesses you will be supporting. Typically, you will lead teams of 2-6 staff. 

The role requires a good technical skill set on International Financial Reporting Standards based financial reporting, and the ability to translate commercial business transactions to the correct accounting treatment followed up by adequate and appropriate substantiation of the balances.

Key responsibilities will include monthly balance sheet and profit and loss analysis – correct position in the account, business and entity.  In addition, you will do regular accounting, review sub-system posting positions, month end close, inter-co breaks clearing and suspense clearing.

Your additional responsibilities will include:

  • Foreign Exchange hedging & documentation, Tax Preparation models and
    Tax Preparation booking, Tax bookings (Tax Preparation, Goods and Services Tax/Value Added Tax, etc.)
  • submission & review of Consumer Data Processing /data requirements
  • reconciliation & Attestation of balances - process, outcomes, breaks and resolution of issues
  • completeness and Accuracy of ledger data for Reporting / Tax / Legal Entity Control and Analytical requirements
  • Financial/ Regulatory/ Tax reporting submissions - Technical requirement & Business context underlying the submissions
  • new transactions / deals / products / entities / acquisitions/ restructures
  • issue resolution & Query management
  • reviewing and improving processes, controls and systems impacting your work area
  • undertake and deliver projects, improvement initiatives and standardization approaches
  • take responsibility and ownership over the work performed within the team, ensuring adherence to the timetable and work plan and maintaining high quality deliverables.

Your Team & People management responsibilities will include:

  • delegate and manage work based on experience and task complexity
  • act as an escalation point for team regarding complex questions, obstacles, and decisions
  • set expectations and key objectives, and provide feedback to junior members of the team
  • provide support and development to junior team members to enhance their effectiveness

In order to be successful in the role, you will need to demonstrate a strong sense of accountability and ownership and demonstrate capability and willingness to be "hands-on".  You will also need good problem-solving capabilities and strong planning and organizing skills that helps balance between often competing priorities.  You will have the ability to demonstrate innovation with a focus to improve processes; enhance efficiencies and add value, ensuring quality consciousness in all aspects of the team.  Interest in travelling overseas to engage with key stakeholders and drive business priorities to successful completion is a part of the role to be successful. 

You will have a postgraduate accounting qualification, CA or CPA posing 5 -10 years of relevant post qualification experience.  Bring with you an understanding of financial instruments and derivatives will be beneficial and a good understanding of reporting requirements under International Financial Reporting Standards, particularly standards that are relevant to the Banking Industry is required.  Prior experience in the Banking/ Financial services / Public accounting and Stock broking firms will be preferred.   During the recruitment process, we will assess your fitment between the Manager and AVP levels.

If you are ready to put your skills to work, apply today! 

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The Financial Management Group provides financial, tax and treasury services to all areas of Macquarie. The group is focused on providing strategic analysis and advice to Macquarie's businesses and senior management, managing Macquarie's funding, liquidity, and capital position, ensuring Macquarie continues to meet regulatory and compliance obligations and managing Macquarie's corporate communications and investor relations.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, marital status, gender identity or any other impermissible criterion or circumstance. Macquarie also takes affirmative action in support of its policy to hire and advance in employment of individuals who are minorities, women, protected veterans, and individuals with disabilities.


About Macquarie

A career at Macquarie means you’ll have the opportunity to develop and utilise new skills, explore interesting fields and do challenging work that will impact the lives of people around the world—whether it’s accelerating the green energy transition, helping sustain global food supplies, financing social housing projects or investing in essential infrastructure. At Macquarie, we’re empowering people to innovate and invest for a better future.

Our size and international presence means your work can take you anywhere—across business groups, disciplines, sectors and borders. With 15,000 employees and offices in 31 markets around the world, we’re a truly global organisation.

You’ll be supported by a diverse team where the unique perspectives, ideas and experiences that all of our people bring are valued. You’ll be empowered to address unmet needs in our communities whilst advising and investing alongside our clients and partners. Working with us, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.

Macquarie is a global financial group providing clients with asset management, retail and business banking, wealth management, leasing and asset financing, market access, commodity trading, renewables development, investment banking and principal investment.

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Job no: FMG-953982
Work type: Full time
Location: Jacksonville
Category: Mid-senior, Mid-level
Group: Financial Management Group
Division: Finance
Recruiter: Lisa Ferrara
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