Financial Controller Professional

Employer
Freddie Mac
Location
McLean, VA
Posted
Mar 14, 2017
Closes
Apr 04, 2017
Ref
6711BR
Function
Finance
Hours
Full Time
Position Overview
ICM Segment Controller group is currently seeking a Financial Controller Professional for close cycle execution and financial result analysis for Derivatives DAU. The Derivatives DAU manages the accounting for Derivative transactions and securities, including reports for financial reporting.

Responsibilities include:

Applicants will need to perform the following duties related to derivatives transactions:

* Perform/review daily and monthly validations/reconciliations reconciling between the sub ledger/general ledger to source systems
* Review journal entries
* Prepare/review monthly and quarterly analyses for analytical reports
* Prepare/review quarterly footnotes or TIERR schedules
* Be able to work with multiple groups across divisions such as Finance, Operations and Trading Floor etc. while building strong relationships
* Be able to research, resolve and document issues as they arise in daily or monthly tasks
* Support and coordinate the internal and external audit
* Support SOX documentation requirements
* Prepare ad-hoc requests when needed

Basic Requirements
* Bachelor degree in Accounting or Finance
* Must be able to manage multiple tasks and meet deadlines
* Must be able to adjust and adapt to changes in the current processes in order to meet management/company’s changing needs
* Time management skills are essential
* Strong data mining skills
* Intermediate MS Excel and Word skills are required

Preferred Skills
* Knowledge of derivative instruments/accounting.
* Knowledge of PeopleSoft General Ledger
* Working knowledge of rapid SQL
* CPA
* Must have solid communication (both verbal and written) and analytical skills
* Must be a team player, proactive, and detail oriented

Closing Statement
Today, Freddie Mac makes home possible for one in four home borrowers and is one of the largest sources of financing for multifamily housing. Join our smart, creative and dedicated team and you’ll do important work for the housing finance system and make a difference in the lives of others. Freddie Mac is an equal opportunity and top diversity employer. EOE, M/F/D/V.