Associate Accountant

New York Permanent USD90,000 - USD110,000
  • Competitive compensation
  • Opportunity for growth in well established firm

About Our Client

Our client is a multinational banking institution that operates across various sectors in financial services. The firm has a presence in over 40 countries and is considered to be in the top 15 banks in the world based on total assets.

Job Description

  • Responsible for the delivery of various month end close processes. This includes ensuring external reporting disclosures are appropriately populated.
  • Ensuring robust controls are in place for all processes allocated to you including the timely completion of relevant Blackline reconciliations.
  • Preparation of Financial Statements for US based entities.
  • Assist in resolving accounting issues for all of New York booked activities.
  • Assist in the preparation of data for external audit, internal audit and regulatory review.
  • Proactively manage risk, meeting all policy and compliance requirements; perform controls; adhere to process and procedures pertinent to role; and escalate events, issues or breaches as they are identified (risk accountability forms part of all roles, as everyone is responsible for managing risk and compliance).
  • Develop effective working relationships across the broader Finance Team and the US businesses.
  • Preparation of high quality and timely analytic reviews of relevant data, ensuring it meets stakeholder needs.
  • Identify and prioritize finance improvement opportunities to deliver efficiencies and an improved control environment.

MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, marital status, or based on an individual's status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law. MPI encourages applications from minorities, women, the disabled, protected veterans and all other qualified applicants.

The Successful Applicant

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Two to five years of experience (preferably in financial services) in audit and/or tax at a large accounting firm (Big 4 and others)
  • Successful completion of CPA exam preferred
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, especially Excel
  • Ability to multi-task, take initiative and work in a fast-paced environment
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

What's on Offer

Highly competitive compensation, growth opportunity within well established firm.

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Banking & Financial Services
Sub Sector
Accountancy & Finance
Financial Services
New York
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Gordon Bonker
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