APAC - Hong Kong - ICG Product Control Lead Analyst (Vice President)

Full Time
Intermediate (3-6 years)
Bachelor to Master

Job Description

APAC - Hong Kong - ICG Product Control Lead Analyst (Vice President)

Location: APAC-HKG-Hong Kong-Hong Kong

A brief description of the department/team is required:


Citi’s Finance Division is comprised of various global functions, including: Product Control, Treasury, Controllers, Balance Sheet Substantiation, Financial Projects and Initiatives, and Financial Planning and Analysis.  The Finance Division is the guardian and communicator of key financial information and controls.   As a partner with Citi’s various businesses, Citi Finance drives business franchise and legal entity decisions on capital planning, liquidity, budgeting, tax, strategic direction and policy management.


Product Control is a global control function within Citi Finance and is responsible for the accounting and financial reporting of a trading desk or business product.  Product Control reports daily and monthly revenues and is responsible for key controls over P&L reporting and Profit Attribution Analysis, Balance Sheet reporting and analysis, New Transaction Review, FX exposure reporting and Independent Price Verification.



  • Oversee the Central Control function in the Product Control function within the Asia Pacific region, as well as ensuring consistency within a global framework
  • Ensure compliance with firm’s directives and regulatory requirements
  • Implement effective validations and controls across APAC Product Control team
  • Redesign/streamline existing controls and related processes from both a tactical short-term point of view and a strategic long-term perspective and see these initiatives to completion
  • Liaise with Financial Control, internal and external auditors
  • Responsible for senior management reporting of control metrics



  • Four year bachelor’s degree or international equivalent in Finance, Accounting or related field; MBA/CFA/CPA not required but a plus
  • Minimum 7 years’ experience in financial services industry highly preferred
  • Derivative product knowledge or financial control experience
  • Strong understanding of accounting fundamentals required
  • Strong leadership, negotiating, and decision-making skills
  • Demonstrated track record of coordinating and implementing tactical and strategic solutions leveraging technology where appropriate
  • Able to perform effectively within a time-sensitive environment and meet demanding reporting and project deadlines
  • Self-starter with drive and ambition to succeed in a dynamic Business environment with minimal training
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills, both written and verbal, with ability to deal with a range of senior/junior staff across a number of disciplines
  • Must be flexible and team oriented with strong motivation and work ethic

Professional Qualifications

  • Certified Public Accountant (HKICPA)
  • CFA Level III / CFA Charterholder

Technical Skills

  • Accountancy
  • Balance Sheets
  • Compliance
  • Management Reporting
  • Negotiation
  • Training