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Mandarin Job-Financial Product Accountant-md

  • £Highly competitive depending on experience + benefits + bonus
  • Permanent
  • Central London
  • Ref: 20029

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Your New Job Title: Mandarin Chinese speaking 
Financial Product Accountant - Financial Institution

Your New Salary: Highly competitive depending on experience + benefits + bonus

Location: Central London

Status: This is a permanent position but you will start as temporary for the first 6 months due to HQ policy. You would be able to transfer to permanent employee depending on satisfactory performance

What you'll be doing each day:

The job duties associated with this role include but will not be limited to:

  • Adequate understanding in accounting treatment for different financial products and basic knowledge of cash equities, derivatives (such as TRS, Options, Futures, IRS and Structured products) and corporate finance;

  • Involved in daily PnL for equities and financial products

  • Prepare daily journals for the equities and financial products

  • Support business on a daily basis, ensure completeness of all transactions, prepare journal entries, generate accounting posting and prepare periodical financial reporting;

  • Be able to handle queries from senior management and auditors related to financial reporting issues and accounting treatment of products;

  • Perform month end posting and reconciliations as well as other periodical ad hoc reporting to front desk/senior management;

The skills you need to succeed:

  • Excellent command of both English and Mandarin;

  • Solid practical accounting experience gained in accounting / product control / audit field;

  • Has understanding of the accounting standards for financial instruments;

  • Knowledge on equities products; knowledge and practical experience in dealing with structured products/fixed income products/derivatives is highly preferred;

  • Previous working experience in a FCA (formerly FSA) regulated firm preferred;

  • Initiative with good interpersonal skills, be able to work independently and at the same time in a teamwork environment;

  • An organised individual with good communications skills and the ability to prioritise tasks and manage conflicting deadlines

  • Good numerical, analytical and Excel skills;


  • University graduate in Accounting and/or Finance

  • Qualified Accountant

  • MS Office Skills: Use of Excel, Word, Power Point.

  • Student or Member of CPA or CFA is preferred

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