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Role: Investment Accountant (6 month secondment)
What does the team do?
The team is responsible for the accounting, financial control and reporting around the bank's private equity and property investments in the UK, Hong Kong, and Australia.
What does the role involve?
This is an exciting, unique opportunity and offers exposure to senior levels of management, and will involve interacting directly with desk heads to develop an in depth understanding of the investments, working on valuations, and reporting results to a wide range of internal and external stakeholders - including external auditors, regulatory capital, tax and other finance teams.
This role will typically include:
What core skills and knowledge are we looking for?
Technical knowledge/ education