UBS Financial Services Independent Management Tester in Zürich, Switzerland

Your role:

Do you have a knack for business processes audit? Are you at your best when supporting others? We’re looking for someone like that to:

• analyze and understand key operational, accounting, and financial reporting controls within the assigned areas and scope for SOX reviews

• perform the Design Effectiveness (DE) and Operating Effectiveness (OE) testing as per the defined Testing Approach

• support stakeholders in understanding reported control deficiencies and related risks

• escalate any potential testing issues / exceptions to appropriate teams

• maintain the testing documentation and logs, ensuring they are kept up-to-date and detailed

• actively cooperate with the team to meet agreed deadlines

• share and maintain operational, financial and compliance knowledge

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 Independent Management Testing (IMT) program is an initiative within UBS Group Risk Control, to ensure that we have independent testing and assurance of key controls that address our major risks. As part of the Compliance & Operational Risk Control (C&ORC) team you will be working in the global Independent Management Testing team in Zurich. You will work with regular engagement with UBS process owners in a variety of UBS global offices and functions.

Your experience and skills:

You have

 3+ years of experience in operational, accounting, financial reporting controls or internal control areas (preferably within the financial industry or professional services firms)

 university degree or equivalent qualification (preferably Accounting, Finance or similar)

 suitable professional qualification such as CIA, ACA, ACCA preferable although not necessarily a prerequisite for this role

 strong understanding of SEC reporting requirements

 very good written and spoken German and English

You are

 strong at organizational skills especially in planning, record keeping and hitting deadlines

 strong at analytical, problem-solving and synthesizing skills

 good at people skills and working in a diverse team

 good at enabling effective interaction with key stakeholders – Tenacity and Diplomacy

 result-oriented and assertive (you don't shy away from challenging situations)

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 #: 174694BR

Business Divisions: Corporate Center

Title: Independent Management Tester

City: Zürich

Job Type: Full Time

Country / State: Switzerland - Zürich

Function Category: Risk