Senior Accountant

4 days left

Mar 17, 2024
Apr 24, 2024
Staff, Senior
Work Mode
Work from office
Full Time
Organization Type
SIG is a global quantitative trading firm founded by a group of friends who share a passion for game theory and probabilistic thinking. We have incorporated this approach into our culture, where you will find relentless problem solvers within each of our core disciplines: Trading, Technology, and Quantitative Research. From offices around the world, our employees collaborate to make optimal decisions and are driven by the desire to achieve winning results together.

What we do

We are experts in trading essentially all listed financial products and asset classes, with a focus on derivatives trading. Through market making and market taking, we handle millions of trading transactions around the world every day, providing liquidity and ensuring competitive prices for buyers and sellers. While our presence in the market is broad, our trading desks are highly specialised, allowing for a deep understanding of unique drivers of each asset class.

Today, we have over 2,700+ employees in more than 15 global locations. Our Asia Pacific Headquarters are based in Barangaroo, Sydney, where we have a growing team of 230+ employees. We are looking for a Senior Accountant to join our Mumbai team. You will be part of an energetic and close-knit team supporting our Pan Asian operations.

Reporting to the CFO, this role will work across monthly, quarterly, and annual financial, management accounts and related tax related returns being responsible for budgeting, forecasting, monitoring, and reporting. You will have strong interpersonal and relationship building skills, as well as strong business and IT acumen and the ability to deliver exceptional financial management and analysis and reporting within core deadlines.

What You'll do
  • You will be responsible for the full suite of financial and management accounts for multiple Asia Pacific entities
  • You will have the opportunity to form close relationships with stakeholders both onshore and offshore and play a key role in the evolution of the accounting team
  • Our team are committed to innovation with a strong interest in learning and working with new technologies
  • You will be heavily involved in the continuous improvement of the capability of the team (through technology, automation, mentoring, education, and other means)

  • Degree and post graduate qualification (e.g., CPA or CA) in a relevant field such as Finance or Accounting
  • Demonstrated experience in financial reporting practices and the preparation and review of tax compliance matters
  • Strong Microsoft Excel skills are essential
  • Financial markets accounting experience desirable
  • Demonstrated experience in stakeholder management both internal and external
  • Excellent interpersonal, resource management and communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to manage projects or initiatives and meet deadlines
  • Demonstrated minimum of three years’ experience with financial and management reporting practices
  • Strong current data analysis and reporting skills utilising a variety of reporting tools

Equal Opportunity Statement

We encourage applications from candidates from all backgrounds, and we welcome requests for reasonable adjustments during the recruitment process to ensure that you can best demonstrate your abilities.

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