• Finance, Controllers, Product Control- Mortgages, Associate/VP, Salt Lake City

    Location(s) US-UT-Salt Lake City
    Job ID
    2018-49554
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Associate
    Function(s)
    Accounting
    Region
    Americas
    Division
    Finance
    Business Unit
    Product Control
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    FINANCE

    We're a team of specialists charged with managing the firm’s liquidity, capital and risk, and providing the overall financial control and reporting functions. Whether assessing the creditworthiness of the firm’s counterparties, monitoring market risks associated with trading activities, or offering analytical and regulatory compliance support, our work contributes directly to the firm’s success. The division is ideal for collaborative individuals who have strong ethics and attention to detail. 

     

    Controllers ensure that the Firm meets all the financial control and reporting obligations of a global, regulated and public financial institution. Controllers also ensure that the Firm's activities are conducted in compliance with the regulations governing transactions in the financial markets.

     

    Our Product Control Team reports key financial data including P& L, balance sheet and price verification. Product Controllers become experts in their business and assess valuation, profit and loss attribution, and disclosure implications of the business' positions and trades. We are seeking an Associate/ Vice President Level hire to join the Salt Lake City Product Control team.

    Candidates should expect challenging, multi-faceted assignments and the opportunities to work closely with business areas and senior management on a variety of accounting issues and to gain in-depth knowledge of key business drivers and industry dynamics.  

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    Responsibilities and Qualifications

     

    Key responsibilities: 

    • Perform daily, weekly, monthly, and quarterly profit and loss analyses for the trading business
    • Perform ongoing price verification procedures to ensure appropriate valuation of firm inventory
    • Assess new trades for appropriate valuation, accounting treatment, and disclosure in the financial statements
    • Become proficient in capital requirements impactful to the trading business
    • Analyze and report the balance sheet and funding sources of the trading business
    • Produce financial statements and/or relevant disclosures for the trading business
    • Work with the financial reporting team in preparation of key external reports such as earnings release and 10Q/ 10K disclosures 

    Basic Qualifications: 

    • At least 6 years of relevant work experience
    • Accounting, Economics or Finance degree preferred, but not required
    • CPA, or CFA preferred, but not required
    • Strong quantitative, analytical and organizational skills
    • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; the ability to clearly articulate ideas
    • The ability to work on a global team of diverse individuals
    • Proactive; the ability to respond creatively and quickly in a fast-paced, high-pressure, changing environment
    • Accurate and detail-oriented with sound judgment and integrity

    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.

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