Job ref no.: CT3116513-01#2100

Associate, General Accounting / Corporate Controllers

BlackRock


- BlackRock helps investors build better financial futures. As a fiduciary to our clients, we provide the investment and technology solutions they need when planning for their most important goals. As of March 31, 2018, the firm managed approximately $6.317 trillion in assets on behalf of investors worldwide. For additional information on BlackRock, please visit www.blackrock.com | Twitter: @blackrock | Blog: www.blackrockblog.com | LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/blackrock .

Job Description:
Overview of BlackRock
BlackRock is one of the world’s preeminent asset management firms and a premier provider of investment management, risk management and advisory services to institutional, intermediary and individual investors around the world. BlackRock offers a range of solutions — from rigorous fundamental and quantitative active investment management aimed at maximizing outperformance to highly efficient indexing strategies designed to gain broad exposure to the world’s capital markets. Our clients access our investment solutions through a variety of product structures, including individual and institutional separate accounts, mutual funds and other pooled investment vehicles, and the industry-leading iSharesR ETFs.
Overview of Responsibilities
The individual will be responsible for all corporate accounting, financial, regulatory and tax reporting activities in Hong Kong, as well as providing local representation for Finance operations in India and Singapore. This will involve monthly analytics to aid consolidated group reporting as well as the production of in-country regulatory returns, board reports and annual statutory accounts. Developing strong relationships with both internal and external stakeholders will be key to the role.

Primary areas of responsibility include:
Ensuring the integrity of the financial data in accordance with applicable financial standards and regulatory frameworks, enabling management to make decisions based on factual information;
Add-value analytics and commentary on legal entity results under both US and local GAAPs, communicating these effectively to internal stakeholders and company auditors;
Production of local GAAP reporting packages ensuring that local GAAP adjustments are appropriate and documented, and coordinating their review and submission;
Be the key point of contact for Hong Kong entities, acting as a conduit between local stakeholders and centralized support teams;
Involvement in ad hoc project work.
Experience and Skills
The individual will be highly organized, results orientated and have proven project management capabilities. The successful candidate should have the executive presence to effectively represent their function with senior management throughout BlackRock with a profile as follows:

CA / CPA license or equivalent with a strong academic record;
5+ years post-qualified experience, preferably with an asset management, corporate controllership and/or audit background;
Good command of English. Cantonese language skills preferred;
Hong Kong SFC / FRR regulatory experience preferred;
Strong awareness of accounting standards, preferably IFRS & US GAAP, and tax rules;
Strong written and oral communication skills, excellent interpersonal skills and a proven ability to work in a deadline driven environment;
Sound judgment, decision making and project management skills.
Consistent awareness and compliance to laws and regulations with highest integrity and honesty is a must.
Compensation
The successful candidate will receive a highly competitive cash compensation package that will include a base salary and a discretionary incentive bonus.

BlackRock is proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, and other statuses protected by law.

BlackRock will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of the law, including any applicable fair chance law.

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Job ref no. CT3116513-01#2100
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Employment Term
  • Permanent
  • Full-time
Experience
  • 5 years - 10 years
Career Level
  • Non-management level
Education
  • Degree