• Finance, Controllers, Change Management, Regulatory Financial Reporting, Associate

    Location(s) US-UT-Salt Lake City
    Job ID
    2019-57115
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Associate
    Function(s)
    Accounting
    Region
    Americas
    Division
    Controllers
    Business Unit
    Regulatory Fin Rptg & LEC
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    FINANCE

    We're a team of specialists charged with managing the firm’s liquidity, capital and risk, and providing the overall financial control and reporting functions. Whether assessing the creditworthiness of the firm’s counterparties, monitoring market risks associated with trading activities, or offering analytical and regulatory compliance support, our work contributes directly to the firm’s success. The division is ideal for collaborative individuals who have strong ethics and attention to detail. 

     

    Controllers ensure that the firm meets all the financial control and reporting obligations of a global, regulated and public financial institution. Candidates should expect challenging, multi-faceted assignments and the opportunities to work closely with business areas and senior management on a variety of accounting issues and to gain in-depth knowledge of key business drivers and industry dynamics.

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    Responsibilities:

    • Play a central role in driving projects that contribute to the strategic direction for Controllers’ applications and workflows
    • Participate in projects focused on implementation of regulatory disclosures, streamlining processes and working with cross-functional teams
    • Perform in-depth analysis of Controllers’ business processes and systems issues to define, propose, and implement strategic technological and procedural workflow improvements
    • Partner with technology to ensure solutions meet all project specifications
    • Employ strong written and verbal communication skills to provide frequent project updates to project stakeholder/sponsors and users of all levels
    • Collaborate extensively with other areas of the firm such as Product Controllers, Financial Reporting, Legal Entity Controllers, and Risk
    • Document and perform control procedures such as reconciliations and variance analytics
    • Projects will impact regulatory financial disclosures for consolidated and entity level reporting, including but not limited to the FR Y-9C, FR Y-9LP and Call Report (FFIEC 031) 

    Basic Qualifications:

    • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or another business major
    • 3-5 years of relevant work experience; strong background in change management or accounting/finance preferred

    Preferred Qualifications:

    • PMP or CPA
    • Federal Reserve regulatory reporting experience
    • Well-versed in US GAAP accounting and SEC reporting standards

    ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

    The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.

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