Senior Associate, Accounting

Capital One
McLean, Virginia, United States
Sep 17, 2023
Oct 17, 2023
Full Time
Center 1 (19052), United States of America, McLean, Virginia

Senior Associate, Accounting

We are seeking a highly motivated professional to join the Commercial Bank Accounting team as a Senior Associate focusing on accounting, financial analysis and process improvements. We are looking for a new team member who has strong analytical, problem solving and organizational skills. The team member should also possess strong written and verbal communication skills. The team member would be a self-starter responsible for managing multiple priorities and meeting deadlines in a fast-paced, time sensitive environment. This person should have a passion for improvement and finding solutions in coordination with business partners.
  • Prepare and review accounting-related activities, such as journal entries and reconciliations and support, prepare documentation and summarize results to management and senior leadership
  • Ensure accounting and reporting practices and documentation are performed in accordance with corporate policies and procedures
  • Manage deliverables and processes on a daily basis to meet key deadlines
  • Perform periodic analysis and reporting of financial performance for stakeholders and management within necessary deadlines
  • Respond to requests from Finance and key business partners, associates throughout the Controllers group, Operation teams, and external and internal auditors
  • Support automation efforts of team's processes to help drive efficiencies, enhanced controls, and/or improved accuracy and quality of deliverables.
  • Provide ad hoc analysis to management
  • Provide support for audit, risk and compliance groups when necessary

Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelors' degree or military experience
  • At least 2 years of experience in accounting, external financial reporting, audit or finance
  • At least 2 years of experience with Google Office or Microsoft Office products

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) license
  • 3 or more years of experience in accounting, external financial reporting, audit, or finance
  • Experience with data analytics, data visualization (Tableau, Python, SQL)
  • Experience with detailed reconciliations and managing team projects and deadlines
  • Experience in Commercial Card and Foreign Exchange transactions

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

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.

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