Compensation Accountant

  • Location:

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Banking Operations

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £27000 - £30000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Ben Stark

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    8 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

  • Expiry date:


  • Start date:


Goodman Masson are looking for a Compensation Accountant to join a growing financial services business based in London for a 12 month contract.

Key Responsibilities

  • To ensure the integrity of Comp related P&L and Balance Sheet on a timely basis across the EMEA operations of the Group through monthly postings to the GL followed by analytical review and reconciliations.
  • Work closely with Senior Broker Compensation Accountant to ensure all Broker Compensation Accounting matters are closed out on a timely basis.
  • Work closely with relevant stakeholders to ensure matters are closed out on a timely basis.
  • Calculating and posting revenue related monthly bonus accruals.
  • Assist in preparation of timely management information including desk and broker performance reports.
  • Ensure Comp related FX exposure is managed, controlled and reported on a timely basis.
  • Coordinate commentary on monthly/quarterly P&L movement for global P&L analytics.
  • Work closely with counterparts in US/Asia on relevant matters and share best practice.
  • Assist auditors through timely delivery of files and responses to any queries.
  • Identify and implement improvements

Skills / Experiance Required

  • Good understanding of double entry book keeping
  • Oracle system experience desirable
  • AAT qualified ideally


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