UBS Financial Services Senior Finance Business Partner in Zürich, Switzerland

Your role:

Are you great with numbers and have an analytic mind? Can you quickly connect with any client group?

We’re looking for someone like that to:

  • manage senior client relationships as a proactive partner and strategic advisor

  • prepare and deliver presentations for executive committees

  • provide independent thought leadership & challenge to business leaders to support the success of the business strategy

  • provide an integrated view of financial analysis both quantitative and qualitative, both proactively and ad-hoc, for example resource optimisation, business initiatives, market dynamics, competition, key business drivers and more

  • highlight key risks and opportunities within functions and provide tactics & proposals to mitigate

  • define and take accountability for supporting ways to optimize run the bank activities, new initiatives and projects

-drive and challenge inputs to plan and forecast engaging the business in the interpretation of any resulting variance analysis providing explanations and commentary to support

  • act as a relationship-manager for the end-to-end delivery of financial value added solutions to the business and manage client requirements

  • consistently collaborate with the central and wider finance teams (on-shore and off-shore) providing valuable insights to the business, developing and maintaining strong connections and rapport

  • identify operational improvement and cost opportunities and support finance transformation initiatives

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:

Working as the Senior Finance Business Partner for Group General Counsel, you will be working directly with the respective Executive Committee members and the COO team acting as their primary point of contact into Group Finance. Though the role is within Finance (Corporate Center CFO), you will have a dotted reporting line into Group General Counsel and will be part of the Operating Committee. Your ability to contribute to the management discussions & provide financial support and guidance at senior management level is therefore paramount.

You will be part of the success of a global team based in the Americas, UK, Switzerland, Singapore and India.

Your experience and skills:

You have:

-significant and relevant reporting, controlling, accounting experience

-strong analytical, problem solving and numerical skills

-excellent interpersonal skills to build and maintain strong relationships with stakeholders within a global environment, strong team player with the ability to effectively collaborate

You are:

  • able to challenge specific senior management decisions, if necessary, and adhere to accounting principles and standards

  • able to communicate with and explain financial concepts to non-finance people, influence key decision-makers and to think long term

  • proactive, self-motivated and able to deliver high quality results in an efficient manner and under time pressure

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 #: 177897BR

Business Divisions: Corporate Center

Title: Senior Finance Business Partner

City: Zürich

Job Type: Full Time

Country / State: Switzerland - Zürich

Function Category: Finance