Financial Accounting Team Leader

  • Competitive
  • Budapest, Hongrie Budapest Budapest HU
  • CDI, Plein-temps
  • Morgan Stanley
  • 20 juin 18 2018-06-20

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Morgan Stanley is a leading global financial services firm providing a wide range of investment banking, securities, investment management and wealth management services.

We are looking for a
Financial Accounting Team Leader
in our Budapest Office

The Financial Control Group (FCG) is responsible for overseeing the accounting and financial and regulatory reporting for the Firm. FCG prepares external financial reports for public filings and regulators. For internal reporting FCG, along with Financial Planning and Analysis (FPA), summaries, plans and forecasts the organization's financial position, including income statements, balance sheets, and analyses of future revenues, expenses and earnings. FCG is comprised of Business Unit Controllers, Infrastructure Controllers, Accounting, Regulatory and Reporting groups, and Valuation Review.


Manage Controlling team
Monitor team's performance
Maintain a strong control environment to ensure data quality, accuracy and compliance with firm policies
Review month end close processes in accordance with the accounting standards- US GAAP and IFRS
Coordinate with global controllers and supporting teams to ensure correct book-keeping of firm-wide support service expenses
Active cost pool review and controlling of support service costs during month-end close
Prepare Balance sheet and expense account reconciliations for internal audit purposes (3Rs)
Monthly reporting: prepare global support service divisional reporting packs with commentary on a monthly basis
Preparation of Month on Month and Year on Year analysis and commentary for firm-wide support service allocations
Carry out tasks related to the job in accordance with the instructions of the superior (ad hoc report)
Look for ways of improving the efficiency, process and quality of job
Firm wide and Ad-hoc projects

What we offer:

Insights to Morgan Stanley's businesses and departments
Professional development, internal and external trainings ( opportunity for ACCA and CIMA)
Dynamic environment
Plannable work-life
Great company culture supporting long-term career goals


Skills required:

Completed Bachelor's degree in Economics, Finance or Business related discipline and availability to work full time (8 hours a day)
Minimum 8 years of experience related to accounting or financial reporting
Solid knowledge of finance or accounting concepts
People management experience required
Proven leadership skills; drive strategic change and build organizational capability
Strong numeracy and analytical skills
Accuracy, attention to detail, good organization skills
Strong verbal and written communication skills in English
Solid knowledge of Microsoft Office

Morgan Stanley is an equal opportunities employer. We work to provide a supportive and inclusive environment where all individuals can maximize their full potential. Our skilled and creative workforce is comprised of individuals drawn from a broad cross section of the global communities in which we operate and who reflect a variety of backgrounds, talents, perspectives and experiences. Our strong commitment to a culture of inclusion is evident through our constant focus on recruiting, developing and advancing individuals based on their skills and talents.