UBS Financial Services Financial Controller - Regional Controlling CH in Zürich, Switzerland

Your role:

Are you a great with numbers? Do you know how to take care of the details? We’re looking for someone like that who can help us to:

  • apply product, process, and accounting knowledge to challenge data in order to provide final attestation on a business, regional, and legal entity level

  • develop expertise in product area, challenge current controls and detect gaps, along with recommendations for remediation

  • build relationship with remote FC teams, foster a strong control environment, but provide growth and opportunity to be part of any change

  • be accountable that the Production/Substantiation processes are supported by an appropriate control environment and those controls are performed as intended

  • engage in developing skills in several business areas and products, such as Equity Cash, Corporate Client Solutions, and Securities Lending

  • support the regional product lead, and act as trusted deputy when required

  • build and maintain relationships with key stakeholders in the FTB environment, such as Front Office, Operations, Risk Control, Regulatory Teams, and IT functions.

  • review technological and regulatory changes impacting the daily and monthly work. Identify and risk assess deficiencies in current infrastructure and influence their remediation

What we offer:

Together. That’s how we do things. We offer people around the world a supportive, challenging and diverse working environment. We value your passion and commitment, and reward your performance.

Keen to achieve the work-life agility that you desire? We're open to discussing how this could work for you (and us).

Take the next step:

Are you truly collaborative? Succeeding at UBS means respecting, understanding and trusting colleagues and clients. Challenging others and being challenged in return. Being passionate about what you do. Driving yourself forward, always wanting to do things the right way. Does that sound like you? Then you have the right stuff to join us. Apply now.

Disclaimer / Policy Statements:

UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.

Your team:

The Financial Controlling (FC) team ensures the accuracy, integrity, and completeness of the books and records for all UBS businesses, regions, and entities at the lowest level of granularity. The FC team is responsible for the oversight of inputs to the published financial statements.

Your experience and skills:

You have:

  • 5-7 years of experience in product control and/or accounting function, preferably having experience working with offshore teams, contract and SLA management

  • MBA / Master / CFA is a plus

  • General understanding and interest for Investment products (Equities, Fixed Income, and FX)

  • Good understanding of the detailed balance sheet and PnL components

  • Strong risk management and challenge mindset

  • Ability to meet regular, tight deadlines and prioritize deliverables accordingly

You are:

  • Confident self-starter, strong drive to develop deep understanding of processes and flows

  • Proactive person who challenges processes and looks for improvements

*Please apply with your CV in English

About us:

Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Your colleagues:

Job Reference #: 172884BR

Business Divisions: Corporate Center

Title: Financial Controller - Regional Controlling CH

City: Zürich

Job Type: Full Time

Country / State: Switzerland - Zürich

Function Category: Finance