Controllers - Financial Accounting Analyst

Location(s) US-NY-Albany
Job ID
2021-82131
Schedule Type
Full Time
Level
Analyst
Function(s)
Business Finance & Accounting/Financial Planning - Early Career
Region
Americas
Division
Controllers
Business Unit
IMD Controllers
Employment Type
Employee

MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

We have an exciting opportunity for an Analyst – Staff Accountant with our Controller’s Group, located in Cohoes, NY.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Participate in month-end close process, including preparation of journal entries, review of ledger postings for accuracy and account reconciliations
  • Assist associates with inquiries related to the expenses charged to their departments
  • Preparation of internal and external reports or filings
  • Participation in year-end audit process including preparation of support for outside auditor
  • Verification that proper internal controls are maintained in compliance with SOX requirements
  • Assist with processing of cash receipts and balancing of receivables
  • Other projects or duties as assigned

 

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree with concentration in Accounting, Finance, or other related field
  • One to two years of experience working in accounting, finance, or other related field preferred
  • Strong knowledge of MS software, particularly MS Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Ability to work effectively both independently and in a team setting
  • Commitment and ability to manage deadlines and contribute to a dynamic and fast paced office environment
  • Adept at multi-tasking, able to coordinate several assignments at once
  • Strong analytical skills and attention to detail

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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