Finance, Controllers, Regulatory Financial Reporting, Associate - Salt Lake City

Location(s) US-UT-Salt Lake City
Job ID
2021-76568
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Associate
Function(s)
Accounting
Region
Americas
Division
Controllers
Business Unit
Regulatory Rptg Controllers
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:

  • Prepare regulatory financial disclosures for consolidated and entity level reporting including the FR Y-9C, FR Y-9LP and Call Report (FFIEC 031)
  • Participate in various projects focused on implementation of regulatory disclosure, streamlining processes and working with cross-functional teams
  • Collaborate extensively with other areas of the firm such as Product Controllers, Financial Reporting, Legal Entity Controllers, and Risk
  • Assist with internal management reporting and analysis on financial results, new guidance, changes to filing templates, interpretive matters and ad hoc inquiries
  • Document and perform control procedures such as reconciliations and variance analytics
  • Play a central role in driving projects that contribute to the strategic direction for Controllers’ applications and workflows
  • Interface and coordinate with project team to define objectives, develop approach, create detailed schedules, provide status updates and prepare deliverables for projects
  • 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

 

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting and/or Finance
  • 3-5 years of relevant work experience; strong accounting background preferred

Preferred Qualifications:

  • CPA candidate/license
  • Federal Reserve regulatory reporting experience
  • Well-versed in US GAAP accounting and SEC reporting standards

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

At Goldman Sachs, we commit our people, capital and ideas to help our clients, shareholders and the communities we serve to grow. Founded in 1869, we are a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm. Headquartered in New York, we maintain offices around the world.

We believe who you are makes you better at what you do. We're committed to fostering and advancing diversity and inclusion in our own workplace and beyond by ensuring every individual within our firm has a number of opportunities to grow professionally and personally, from our training and development opportunities and firmwide networks to benefits, wellness and personal finance offerings and mindfulness programs. Learn more about our culture, benefits, and people at GS.com/careers.

We’re committed to finding reasonable accommodations for candidates with special needs or disabilities during our recruiting process. Learn more: https://www.goldmansachs.com/careers/footer/disability-statement.html

 

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