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We are looking for Investment Banking Valuation Controller in our Budapest Office
The Valuation Review Group (VRG) The Morgan Stanley Valuation Review Group is part of the firm's Finance organization (Financial Control Group). The team that has been existing in Budapest since 2007 is an integrated and vital part of the global operation as they represent 60% of the entire global team.
Purpose of the Role: Valuation review Group is in charge of providing an independent valuation control across the entire spectrum of financial instruments within the firm's sales and trading inventory. Products range from plain vanilla to the most complex structured derivative transactions covering many asset classes like Equities, Commodities, Fixed Income, etc.
The team works closely with the trading desks, risk management and senior Finance management. Due to the nature of the role and the complexity of the products, the positions offered within the Budapest Office provide a unique opportunity within a top tier investment bank.
Tasks and Responsibilities: - Monthly price verification to ensure positions are marked correctly in the firm's books and records - Liaising with different internal/external parties to provide a truly professional, independent analysis - Preparing summaries on review results for senior finance executives and the Trading Desks - Developing and standardizing the existing price verification processes and control framework - Understanding global financial markets, following up market movements and understanding impact on the business - Project work as required on new systems and functionality enhancements
Requirements: - Good understanding of financial markets and products and willingness to learn - Degree in finance, economics or other quantitative discipline (e.g. mathematics, physics, etc.) - Strong interpersonal and communication skills - Solid knowledge of Excel
What we can offer: - Competitive salary and market leader benefit package - Experience in a fast paced investment banking environment - Wide range of professional and soft-skill trainings (e.g. language, Excel, presentation skill training, etc.) - Exposure to the entire spectrum of financial products offered by a top tier investment bank - Active involvement in firm-wide valuation projects and initiatives - Young and inspirational business environment
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