Senior Associate, Accounting

Capital One
McLean, Virginia, United States
Mar 15, 2023
Apr 14, 2023
Full Time
Center 2 (19050), United States of America, McLean, Virginia

Senior Associate, Accounting

Does the idea of working with professional, highly trained accountants inspire you? Are you an accounting professional with a demonstrated ability to work well in teams, develop new ideas, and take ownership of your projects? Would you like to work in a collaborative environment where your contributions are recognized and rewarded, all while having a work-life balance? If so, opportunities for professional and personal fulfillment in a dynamic, progressive organization await you at Capital One!

We are seeking a highly motivated professional to join the Financial Services Accounting team as a Senior Associate focusing on accounting and process improvements. The team member would be responsible for managing multiple priorities, partnering with teams across business areas and meeting deadlines in a fast-paced, time sensitive environment. This person should be a self starter, have a passion for improvement, excellent written and verbal communication and a desire to continuously learn.


  • Assist in month-end closing and financial reporting processes.
  • Prepare monthly journal entries and reconciliations.
  • Prepare/present monthly, quarterly and other ad hoc analytics for line of business, Accounting, and Finance leadership.
  • Participate in regularly scheduled meetings with business areas and various partner teams.
  • Support automation & data transformation efforts to help drive efficiencies, enhanced controls, and/or improved accuracy and quality of deliverables.
  • Participate in key corporate projects such as system upgrades, enhancements, or process improvements.
  • Ensure accounting practices and documentation procedures are performed in accordance with accounting and governance policies and procedures

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor Degree or Military Experience
  • At least 1 years of accounting, finance or audit experience or a combination

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 2+ years of accounting or reconciliation experience
  • 1+ years of experience in PeopleSoft General Ledger, Hyperion Essbase, Excel or MS Office or a combination
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) certification

At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.

No Agencies Please.

Capital One offers a comprehensive, competitive, and inclusive set of health, financial and other benefits that support your total well-being. Learn more at the Capital One Careers website . Eligibility varies based on full or part-time status, exempt or non-exempt status, and management level.

No agencies please. Capital One is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, age, national origin, religion, physical and mental disability, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity/assignment, citizenship, pregnancy or maternity, protected veteran status, or any other status prohibited by applicable national, federal, state or local law. Capital One promotes a drug-free workplace. Capital One will consider for employment qualified applicants with a criminal history in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable laws regarding criminal background inquiries, including, to the extent applicable, Article 23-A of the New York Correction Law; San Francisco, California Police Code Article 49, Sections 4901-4920; New York City's Fair Chance Act; Philadelphia's Fair Criminal Records Screening Act; and other applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations regarding criminal background inquiries.

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