Product Controller

United States - Illinois

City
Chicago

Job Type
Full Time

Your role
Are you a motivated self-starter? Do you have experience in the registered mutual fund administration business? Are you able to manage multiple projects simultaneously and meet target deadlines? We're looking for someone like that to join our team:
– Responsible for the oversight of day to day operations of numerous investment companies with various mandates. – Responsibilities include monitoring NAV validation, board reporting, budgeting and distributions.
– Responsible for the review of regulatory filing (financial statements, prospectus, etc.)
– Assist in monitoring and reviewing performance of fund providers holding them accountable for quality services.
– Lead ad hoc projects as they arise

Your team
You will join the Product Control team that is part of the COO business for UBS Asset Management. The team is responsible for oversight and control of mutual funds and mandates, ensuring that operational standards provided by all external service providers meet all accounting/regulatory and service level agreement requirements. In this role, you will work independently reporting into a line manager located in New York but included as part of the overall COO team based in Chicago. You will also have a chance to collaborate and interact with different internal/external teams involved in the business, including Portfolio Managers, Product Managers, Legal and Compliance teams, Transfer Agent, Custodian/Accounting Agent and Auditors.

Our offer is an ideal way to continue to expand and enhance your work experience in the fund administration business. It is also a chance to work with and learn from some of our talented people in Product, Operations, Legal & Compliance and Sales.

Your experience and skills
You have:
– A university degree with a major in accounting, finance or economics
– Prior experience in Fund Administration (5 years minimum preferred or a CPA)
– Strong knowledge of the financial services industry
– An understanding of Fund Accounting and Fund reporting requirements
– Good knowledge of Microsoft Excel/Word/Outlook.

You are:
– Well organized and able to multi-task
– Highly motivated and proactive with a can-do attitude
– Analytical and detailed oriented
– Confident to interact with senior levels of internal management
– Proficient in understanding risk assessment
– Possess good communication skills, both verbal and written
– Capable of managing multiple projects simultaneously and delivering all on time

What we offer
Together. That's how we do things. We offer people around the world a supportive, challenging and diverse working environment. We value your passion and commitment, and reward your performance.

Take the next step
Are you truly collaborative? Succeeding at UBS means respecting, understanding and trusting colleagues and clients. Challenging others and being challenged in return. Being passionate about what you do. Driving yourself forward, always wanting to do things the right way. Does that sound like you? Then you have the right stuff to join us. Apply now.