Principal Associate, Accounting

Employer
Capital One
Location
Richmond, Virginia
Posted
Sep 14, 2021
Closes
Oct 14, 2021
Ref
R122621
Function
Finance
Hours
Full Time
West Creek 3 (12073), United States of America, Richmond, Virginia

Principal 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 the opportunity to individually contribute to the team, along with the opportunity to grow into a leader? 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 accountant to join the Controllers Group as a Principal Accounting Associate with a focus on project execution. You will be a self-starter responsible for managing multiple priorities and meeting deadlines in a fast paced, time sensitive environment. The Controllers Group supports the financial implementation of new products, services, and systems with countless opportunities for knowledge growth.

In this role you will:
  • Serve as the main point of contact and own various of projects in pipeline from the planning phase through delivery and stabilization
  • Lead and assist in the development, testing and implementation of project requirements
  • Review teams progress and issues during projects with providing guidance and support to ensure timely delivery
  • Collaborate with several teams across the organization on various corporate initiatives
  • Facilitate the consistent use of the Agile methodology for delivering projects
  • Present results, findings, risks and recommendations to Pod leadership and Global Finance stakeholder
  • Contribute to Process Improvement through project development and knowledge sharing


Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's Degree or military experience
  • At least 3 years of experience in accounting, or in external financial reporting, or in audit or in finance, or a combination
  • At least 1 year of Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) and reconciliation system experience


Preferred Qualifications:
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) license
  • At least 1 years of Agile project management experience
  • At least 1 year of experience with Jira
  • At least 1 year of experience in product management


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