The Goldman Sachs Group is a bank holding company and a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm. Goldman Sachs provides a wide range of services worldwide to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and high net worth individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in London, Frankfurt, Tokyo, Hong Kong and other major financial centers around the world.
Are you passionate about financial markets? Are you interested in developing your analytical and risk management skillset? Controllers is a great place to learn and experience the breadth and depth of Goldman Sachs businesses. We offer opportunities to learn about various products, analyze the impact of markets and expand your knowledge of finance & accounting. We are looking for a professional to join the Financial Reporting team in Hong Kong. The Financial Reporting team within Controllers is primarily responsible for reporting the regional net contribution across all businesses across Asia Pacific and Global Growth Markets countries. The group prepares weekly and monthly net contribution reports for the Asia Pacific Management Committee and coordinates the annual regional budget and various analyses (including cost analysis) for senior management.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES :
Prepare, compile and analyze financial information which is provided daily, weekly, monthly and quarterly to senior management by product, business lines and region
Responsible for coordinating with the Executive Office Asia Pacific's annual budget and forecasts working alongside colleagues from other divisions and regions
Responding to ad-hoc queries from the Executive Office and a wide array of internal departments
Perform expense tracking and cost analysis to facilitate senior management decision making
Analyzing financial information and presenting it to senior manager.
SKILLS & EXPERIENCE WE'RE LOOKING FOR BASIC QUALIFICATIONS :
Effective, confident communication with all levels of staff within Controllers and other internal departments, both within and outside the region
Client-focused and business oriented, with a general interest in the financial markets
Multi-tasking/strong organizational skills needed to manage multiple projects and tight deadlines in a fast-paced environment
Advanced PC skills, particularly with Excel and Visual Basic for Applications (VBA)
Team player, analytical, exercises good judgment with an attention to detail and a strong control mindset
Creative thinker - should have sufficient knowledge to see behind the numbers
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS :
5 years relevant experience preferred, CPA qualification and Big 4 experience would be an advantage
ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.