Role details

AVP/VP- Business Analyst

Jersey City   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Must Have Accounting Implementation Experience Within Banking Environment
  • Excellent Compensation & Benefits

About Our Client

Industry leader in global banking and financial services. This position sits in the Jersey City, NJ office.

Job Description

  • Interpret and apply high level accounting policy guidance for financial products and challenge and/or validate illustrative accounting entries provided by Accounting Norms.
  • Application of the accounting policy in North America Region (NAR) Finance General Ledger Chart of Accounts. This includes the definition of Operational Accounting Schemas throughout product lifecycle for new products, businesses, source systems and/or new accounting standards and validation of accounting in our General Ledger.
  • Standardize accounting schemas within NAR Finance and coordinate alignment of the General Ledger's accounting schemas across common products with London.
  • Remediate inconsistencies in the General Ledger across accounts, products, legal entities and source systems.
  • Participate in the definition of the data model standards, including the purpose and scope of each field in the account coding block.
  • Maintain accounting static in the General ledger and IHC reporting layer.
  • Decision maker for opening of new static data as required (i.e. accounts, products, etc.) following published data model standards.
  • Coordinate monthly committees to report KPIs on all new static items explain decisions and respond to stakeholder questions.

The Successful Applicant

-4 year degree in Accounting or Finance

-CPA preferred

- 8+ years of accounting experience and/or accounting systems, and implementation in the financial services industry

-Experience working with the accounting of complex banking financial products

-GAAP & IFRS experience

-Excellent written and oral communication skills

-Ability to work effectively in geographically dispersed cross-functional teams

-Supervisory experience a plus

What's on Offer

Commensurate with experience.

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