Staff Accountant (Hybrid Remote)

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Posted 3 days ago United States Salary undisclosed
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Job Description

We have been retained by a prestigious, Fortune 100 financial services organization to provide outsourced accounting services to its Controllership organization. The team will support an ongoing initiative to bring accounting operations back to US soil. We are looking for motivated, collaborative, and process focused accounting individuals to join our team.

There are significant opportunities for advancement within the organization.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for operational accounting tasks across areas (scope areas include but are not limited to loan accounting, treasury accounting, cash forecasting, control execution, financial reporting, forecasting, etc.). Scope areas that you will oversee includes:

    • Monitoring and analyzing accounting data and producing financial reports or statements

    • Participate in the monthly, quarterly, and annual close process

    • Assist with the preparation of weekly and monthly cash forecasts

    • Prepare journal entries on a daily/weekly/monthly basis

    • Identify and research financial reporting issues and conduct variance reporting and investigation

    • Prepare and perform balance sheet account reconciliations

    • Analyze variances to prior year and budget and prepare analysis and explanations of variances

    • Reconcile Intercompany Accounts for various operating entities

    • Participate in the general ledger, fixed assets, collections, accounts payable and cash management areas


  • Bachelor's Degree in Business related field is preferred but not required

  • 3+ years experience in operational or shared service center accounting, with a financial services organization (strongly preferred). Banking, lending, deposits, capital markets, and/or treasury

  • Need to have current understanding of US GAAP accounting

  • Experience working with a major ERP tool required (SAP, PeopleSoft, Oracle GL, etc.), experience with PeopleSoft strongly preferred

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.

This Job Is Ideal for Someone Who Is:

  • Dependable -- more reliable than spontaneous

  • People-oriented -- enjoys interacting with people and working on group projects

  • Adaptable/flexible -- enjoys doing work that requires frequent shifts in direction

  • Detail-oriented -- would rather focus on the details of work than the bigger picture

  • Achievement-oriented -- enjoys taking on challenges, even if they might fail

  • Autonomous/Independent -- enjoys working with little direction