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Statutory Reporting Senior Expert

Job Req ID 21285788 Primary Location Budapest, Hungary Job Category Finance
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Join our expanding Citi Finance Team in Budapest and make your own progress in a supportive and friendly environment!

We are a people-oriented organization that appreciates and promotes personal and professional aspirations. Our corporate culture is empathic: we acknowledge life-work balance throughout your career path.

Statutory Reporting team is an independent group of subject matter experts in Regulatory Reporting within the Finance Division.

The team is responsible for the preparation of the audited financial statements for approximately 60 UK companies along with supporting financial reporting and control teams in EMEA with the preparation of some of their financial statements.  The financial statements are prepared under IFRS, UK GAAP or local GAAP. The Statutory Reporting team works closely with other areas of Finance – Regulatory Reporting, Tax and Product Control - to ensure that the results of the individual entities properly reflect the group’s activities.  The team also supports other teams on one-off transactions and specialized accounting issues.

As part of the team of diverse and supportive professionals, the main tasks are concerned with the preparation of various Citigroup entities’ audited financial statements, as well as coordination of the external audit of these financial statements.

In this position you will use and expand your experience and professional skills for the following responsibilities:

  • Preparation of the statutory accounts of Citibank Europe Plc, Citigroup Global Markets Ltd and Citibank UK Ltd, in addition to the statutory accounts of other legal entities within EMEA and the group

  • Active involvement in the external audit of the statutory accounts

  • Review the work of other team members to ensure high quality documentation provided to the directors and external auditors

  • Delivery of statutory accounts to directors, and liaison with the Company Secretarial department to set up related board meetings

  • Research of new accounting standards or forthcoming changes in the external reporting framework, and making recommendations following this. This may involve consultation with the EMEA Accounting Policy team

  • Regular liaison with the Corporate Tax function and other regulatory reporting departments to assist them with tax returns and FCA and PRA submissions respectively

  • Ad hoc project work on the development and implementation of new systems and any restructuring within the entities

  • Managing the EMEA audit fee approval process and work on continuous development of the procedure

  • Exploit a collaborative and motivating attitude to join forces with colleagues for excellent results

  • Benefit from your organized personality, attention to details and independent working style

  • Use your experience and knowledge to drive and contribute to outstanding team performance

The ideal candidate for this position preferably possesses the following qualifications and skills:

  • University/College degree in Finance, Accounting or Economics, ACCA is an advantage

  • 6-7 years of experience in financial auditing (internal or external) or financial reporting and accounting or controlling

  • IFRS and US GAAP experience, familiarity with UK GAAP is an advantage

  • Prior experience with preparation of financial statements and supporting external audit is an advantage

  • Experience of managing team members and leading projects is an advantage

  • Accuracy and attention to detail

  • Pro-active, able to manage time and issues

  • Planning and organizational skills, able to prioritize work

  • Advanced verbal and written communication skills in English

We are a development-focused organization. The above qualifications and skills are considered as primary assets for the position – but we do not pursue perfectionism: we look for capable colleagues and help them grow to excellence in their fields and positions.

Benefits

  • flexible work arrangements in an organization that acknowledges life - work balance

  • career management and mentoring by senior colleagues and leaders

  • opportunity for participation in managerial development initiatives

  • inclusive and friendly corporate culture where gender diversity and equality is widely recognized

  • a socially active team and communities with diverse networking opportunities

  • a supportive workplace for professionals returning to the office from childcare leave

  • competitive compensation package

  • deepen knowledge about banking products and their accounting rules

  • gain in depth experience with statutory accounts

Your journey and flexible career at Citi begins here – apply now!

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Job Family Group:

Finance

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Job Family:

Financial Reporting

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Time Type:

Full time

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