Senior Accountant, Regulatory Reporting
Regulatory Reporting is responsible for the preparation and review of a number of external regulatory returns for the Rabobank entities in Australia and New Zealand – Rabobank Australia & New Zealand Group (RANZG). This role assists with the annual update and review of all regulatory frameworks and policies and regulatory returns are completed. Some of the key responsibilities will include:
Assist in the completion of Capital Regulatory reporting and the annual review of the Internal Capital Adequacy Assessment process
Production and submission of Australian regulatory returns and Pillar 3 disclosures in a timely manner
Producing RAG regulatory reports which are to be reviewed and signed-off in accordance with policies and procedures, including analytical reviews and commentary
Ensure all working files are fully supported with clear audit trails supporting each return with proper sign off by preparer and reviewer
Responding to queries/issues from key stakeholders (internal or external)
Review and maintain the appropriate documentation of various mapping tables used for reporting, and management of mapping table changes due to projects
Update procedures documents and manual for all regulatory reports/returns. Provide continuous review and implement improvements of procedures to enhance efficiencies for the preparation of returns
Data Quality - Ensure all data quality matters identified are followed up and cleared (if possible) before next month end to avoid manual adjustments. This includes the proactive assistance in developing efficient database for reporting and analysis
What we are looking for
To be successful, you will need to possess:
2-4 years financial markets experience, preferably in the Banking and Financial Services industry
Proven regulatory reporting experience
Strong knowledge of banking products and the Banking and Financial Services industry
Experience in the preparation of Australian regulatory returns for a locally incorporated financial institution
Certified Practising Accountant (CPA) or Certified Accountant (CA) qualification
Tertiary qualification in Accounting, Commerce, Finance or a related discipline
Strong knowledge of Australian and New Zealand accounting standards, IFRS, APRA and Reserve Bank of New Zealand standards, guidelines and requirements
Excellent communication, problem-solving, analytical and decision-making skills
Strong interpersonal and relationship management skills
Advanced Microsoft Excel, Access and Business Object skills
Our Values, Vision and Mission
Rabobank Australia fully embraces inclusion and belonging and delivers positive experiences for our people and clients. Our great working conditions, broad learning and development programmes and the opportunity to work together for the greater good are reasons why our employees love working here. We are committed to our values; we are client focussed, action oriented, purposeful and courageous in our work. We are professional and considerate and bring out the best in each other and are committed to keep learning. We have an open culture, where you can be yourself and be valued for who you are.
What we're proud to offer you:
Employee insurance cover
Flexible ways of working
Join a global team of dedicated industry specialists
Bonus annual leave
Rabobank is committed to diversity and inclusion and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to ethnicity, sex/sex characteristics, gender (inclusive of all genders), gender expression, sexual orientation, religion, disability, age or other diversity characteristics not mentioned.
Rabobank is not accepting submissions from recruitment agencies for this role.
Only Australian citizens or permanent residents will be considered.
We’re interested in more than just your resume; your mentality is the most important. We want to know more than what you do. We want to find out who you are, what your ideas are and how you plan to make them a reality. Are you ready to dedicate your talent to making the world a better place? If so, we’d like to work with you to create a brighter future. For you and the bank. But most of all: for our customers. Have you got what it takes?
If you are interested in Growing a Better World Together please follow the link and apply online or visit www.rabobank.com.au/careers