Legal Entity Controller- Analyst level – initial 3-month contract

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Location: Melbourne

Salary description: $35-50 per hour+Super

  • $50-100k AUD Equivalent
  • Contract or Temporary
  • 3 to 7 years of experience

Our client is a leading global investment bank seeking a Legal Entity Controller to join their team in Sydney on a 3-month contract.

The Corporate Accounting team is responsible for the financial and regulatory reporting functions for the firm’s various subsidiaries in Australia,


  • Maintain the books and records for the firm’s subsidiaries
  • Prepare reporting packages under US GAAP
  • Prepare financial statements under relevant local GAAP
  • Prepare regulatory and statistical returns to regulators and government agencies
  • Ensure that control standards are maintained and documented
  • Work closely with other areas within Controllers, both in Australia and globally, as well as with other divisions
  • Participate in cross-divisional projects for new business initiatives
  •  Develop a broad understanding of the securities business and financial products financial industry


  • Minimum of 2-4 years of professional accounting experience,  with working knowledge of US GAAP and/or IFRS preferable
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills Self motivated and proactive, with a desire to succeed Strong control awareness
  • Team player Strong Microsoft Office skills, particularly with Excel Knowledge and experience in coding and self-service tool
  • Good organisational skills Ability to think broadly and make connections between diverse issues and tasks


Contact us in Melbourne


Phone:+61 3 9653 9222

Hiring Staff: hire@antonmurray.com

Seeking Work: apply@antonmurray.com

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