Associate-Intermediate/Vice President with Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC in New York, NY.
Work Schedule: 40 hours per week (9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.)
Duties: Associate-Intermediate/Vice President with Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC in New York, NY. Prepare the Firm’s quarterly and annual consolidated financial statements, notes to the financial statements, XBRL filings, financial statement review packages and other relevant information. Act as a liaison between Legal Entity Controllers (LECs), Product Controllers, Regulatory Controllers, Funding Controllers, Management Reporting, Accounting Policy and other internal departments in order to ensure that bank holding company reporting requirements are satisfied. Liaise with Accounting Policy and Product Controllers to understand complex financial instruments and transactions and ensure that they are presented in the financial statements in accordance with U.S. GAAP. Responsible for providing guidance to LECs and Product Controllers on quarter-end reporting processes. Lead ad hoc projects with various departments, such as working with Investor Relations to provide input on presentations, implementing procedures to comply with SEC and U.S. GAAP requirements, new FASB pronouncements, updating policies and procedures, system integrations, and proposing improvements and efficiencies to existing reporting processes. Identify development areas and propose solutions aimed at improving the process by which information is collected, analyzed, and controlled. Review external and internal presentations to ensure consistency with external disclosures. Supervises two (2) Analyst/Associate: provide on-the-job coaching to the junior team members; review and supervise their work to ensure accuracy and timeliness of work product.
Job Requirements: Bachelor’s degree (U.S. or foreign equivalent) in Finance, Accounting, Business Administration, or a related field, plus seven (7) years of experience in the job offered or in a related role. Must have CPA/CA qualification. Must have experience with: working in a controller function within the financial services industry or experience with external/internal audit of financial services clients; financial statements of companies operating within the financial services industry and accounting standards most applicable to them; financial instruments and their impact on the financial statement disclosures; assessing the impact of new regulations/accounting standards/reviewing business/transactions and identifying the impact on financial statement disclosures prepared under U.S. GAAP; presenting to larger groups and to senior management; leading projects and teams and performing a thorough and detailed review of work performed by junior team members to ensure accuracy in the public disclosures; working on multiple projects/tasks concurrently under strict deadlines; analyzing financial statements prepared under U.S. GAAP including an understanding of the relationship between financial statements and the relevant notes and experience analyzing U.S. GAAP and SEC disclosure requirements; advanced-level Microsoft Word and Excel tasks, including vlookups and pivot tables; performing detailed analytical reviews and evaluating of complex financial data, including a demonstrated /proven ability to form independent judgments based on findings and escalating issues as appropriate.
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