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Senior Specialist, Regulatory SOX Control & Compliance

Manchester, United Kingdom
Finance/Accounting


Job Description

Ensures internal controls over financial reporting are sound and effective to ensure compliance with the SOX. Assigned business/business partner areas are typically medium to large in size and moderately complex. Incumbents demonstrate a breadth of knowledge of compliance and control and a thorough understanding of SOX. Recognized throughout the organization as the SOX point of contact for a particular business/business partner area. Contributes in the execution of the SOX assessment program in providing thorough and reliable identification of in-scope accounts and locations, planning, testing, documentation, and reporting of the effectiveness of financial reporting for delivery to the senior management and external committees. Contributes to the establishment of SOX compliance for the business/business partner area and is responsible for ensuring the implementation of that assessment. Leverages SOX compliance techniques to achieve business objectives. Contributes to the development and sustention of Control & Compliance initiatives to evolve controls framework, risk management approaches and operational efficiency. Co-leads the execution and delivery of controls & compliance initiatives to evolve controls framework, risk management approaches and operational efficiency. Provides guidance on the integration of internal controls into finance processes and systems to senior level management. Begins to build strategic relationships to influence at all levels of the organization. Liaises with other business units to assess control elements associated with new or potential projects. Collaborates with other stakeholders to develop and implement consensual decisions. As necessary, partners with business continuity coordinators to develop disaster test scenarios and methods for managing the resulting hypothetical issues. Supervises, motivates and guides more junior control & compliance roles. No direct reports; provides technical advice/guidance to less experienced Control & Compliance roles as needed. Contributes to the achievement of team goals. Modified based upon local regulations/requirements. Bachelor s Degree or the equivalent combination of education and experience is required. 7-10 years of experience in information risk preferred. Experience in public accounting, SOX testing, financial services or shared services is preferred. Certified Public Accountant (CPA) or Chartered Accountant (CA) certification is preferred.

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For over 230 years, the people of BNY Mellon have been at the forefront of finance, expanding the financial markets while supporting investors throughout the investment lifecycle. BNY Mellon can act as a single point of contact for clients looking to create, trade, hold, manage, service, distribute or restructure investments & safeguards nearly one-fifth of the world's financial assets. BNY Mellon remains one of the safest, most trusted and admired companies. Every day our employees make their mark by helping clients better manage and service their financial assets around the world. Whether providing financial services for institutions, corporations or individual investors, clients count on the people of BNY Mellon across time zones and in 35 countries and more than 100 markets. It's the collective ambition, innovative thinking and exceptionally focused client service paired with a commitment to doing what is right that continues to set us apart. Make your mark: bnymellon.com/careers.

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BNY Mellon is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Primary Location: United Kingdom-Greater Manchester-Manchester
Job: Finance/Accounting
Internal Jobcode: 85049
Organization: Finance-HR06599
Requisition Number: 1806262