Citibank

Fund Accounting Senior Manager- VP

Recruiter
Citibank
Location
Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh, United Kingdom
Salary
Competitive
Posted
19 Feb 2021
Closes
21 Mar 2021
Ref
4751010528
Approved employers
Approved employer
Job role
Accountant
Experience level
Manager
Citi, the world leading global bank, has approximately 200 million customer accounts and a presence in more than 160 countries and jurisdictions worldwide. Citi provides consumers, corporations, governments and institutions with a broad range of financial products and services, including consumer banking and credit, corporate and investment banking, securities brokerage, transaction services, and wealth management. Citi enables clients to achieve their strategic financial objectives by providing them with cutting-edge ideas, best-in-class products and solutions, and unparalleled access to capital and liquidity.

The Fund Accounting Senior Manager is a senior management level position responsible for accomplishing results through the management of a team or department, driving a variety of fund valuation activities in coordination with the Operations - Transaction Services team. The overall objective of this role is to ensure the seamless delivery of activities associated with Net Asset Valuations (NAVs).

Flexible working: We are a diverse and flexible employer and hiring the best talent is our objective. Our working landscape is changing and as such we are equally keen to hear from people who have specific requirements. We are open to flexible working arrangements and flexible home working.

Responsibilities:
  • Manage a team of professionals to accomplish established goals and conduct personnel duties for team (e.g. performance evaluations, hiring and disciplinary actions)
  • Required to partner closely with Global Locations for provision of NAV services
  • Identify opportunities to implement process improvements and recommend system, service, and process enhancements including leading and evaluating system testing
  • Coordinate staff assignments to achieve optimal effectiveness through assessment of business requirements and staff skill sets and development needs
  • Build and maintain relationships with internal and external clients, and serve as point of escalation of complex customer issues
  • Perform discovery and due diligence with clients and visits regarding service quality measurement
  • Manage the Risk and Control agenda including audits, interfacing with internal and external auditors, and identifying process gaps
  • Work closely with senior management on identifying opportunities for cost saves, full-time equivalent (FTE) reduction, and optimization
  • Work closely with Sales and CEs on client management and service improvement initiatives
  • Appropriately assess risk when business decisions are made, demonstrating particular consideration for the firm's reputation and safeguarding Citigroup, its clients and assets, by driving compliance with applicable laws, rules and regulations, adhering to Policy, applying sound ethical judgment regarding personal behavior, conduct and business practices, and escalating, managing and reporting control issues with transparency, as well as effectively supervise the activity of others and create accountability with those who fail to maintain these standards.

Development Value:
  • Opportunity to work with a highly proficient team in a rapidly changing environment.
  • Opportunity to assist in the implementation of a global market leading operating model for Fund Accounting
  • Opportunity to develop industry knowledge, communication and leadership skills.
  • Develop to work with global client base to grow the partnership
  • Development of senior networking within Citi

Qualifications:
  • Significant relevant experience in a Fund Accounting leadership role
  • Chartered Accountant/CFA/MBA preferred
  • Experience in accounting within financial services, strategic management, resource/expense management, and managing client relationships
  • Experience in managing operational delivery
  • Extensive knowledge of funds services and process
  • Demonstrated leadership and management skills
  • Ability to work in a team-oriented environment
  • Consistently demonstrates clear and concise written and verbal communication
  • Demonstrated Subject Matter Expert (SME) knowledge in related area

Education:
  • Bachelor's degree/University degree or equivalent experience
  • Master's degree preferred

What we Offer
As well as a competitive salary and consideration for a yearly discretionary bonus Citi offer;
  • 23 days paid annual leave
  • Award winning pension scheme,
  • Life assurance and
  • Private medical insurance with Bupa healthcare.

Our select benefit package offers you the opportunity to customise your benefits according to your own lifestyle preferences and includes corporate discounts, memberships and a range of additional extras. Our vast range of diversity networks demonstrate Citi's commitment to growing a diverse workforce.

Job Family Group:
Operations - Transaction Services

Job Family:
Fund Accounting

Time Type:

Citi is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.

Qualified applicants will receive consideration without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.

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