Associate Director, Return Preparer

SMC Executive
Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Competitive salary
17 Oct 2019
25 Oct 2019
Job role
Finance director
Experience level
This is an outstanding opportunity to join one of Australia’s premier Banking groups. The position sits within the Group Regulatory Reporting team and will play a critical role in the accurate delivery of new suite of APRA/regulatory reporting requirements within defined timeframes.
Reporting to the Manager Group Regulatory Reporting you will be responsible for the following:
  • Work as part of a team in the production and delivery of a broad suite of Regulatory reports, supporting data review schedules and reconciliation reports, and have oversight of those reports
  • Undertake data analysis, testing and validation of regulatory data and returns
  • Undertake reconciliation of financial information between new APRA returns, existing APRA returns and bank financial systems
  • Coordinate with Data Validation team members, Return Reviewers and Return Owners to ensure that returns are fit for purpose and key controls across the preparation process are maintained
  • Address and resolve return post submission items in addition to queries from APRA
  • Escalate risk events as required
These challenging roles will require a strong understanding of core financial reporting source systems/processes, and the ability to analyse and review complex data structures extracted from these systems. You will be CA/CPA qualified, and ideally have regulatory reporting oversight experience gained from a banking role, or business partnering & analysis role.

You have proficient knowledge of financial accounting and reporting principals together with strong numeric, analytical and problem solving skills. SAP/HFM experience plus exposure to data warehouses would also be an advantage.