Senior Accounting Associate

Employer
Capital One
Location
McLean, Virginia
Posted
Oct 10, 2021
Closes
Nov 08, 2021
Ref
R121979
Function
Finance
Hours
Full Time
Center 2 (19050), United States of America, McLean, Virginia

Senior Accounting Associate

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 Senior Accounting Associate with a focus on accounting, reporting, and analytics as well as participation in special projects. 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. This role will have the opportunity to engage with groups across the organization as part of variance analysis, financial statement risk identification, and issue resolution.

  • Prepare and review accounting-related activities, such as journal entries and reconciliations, and support and prepare external SEC and regulatory reports, including documentation and presentation of results to management and senior leadership
  • Ensure accounting and reporting practices and documentation are performed in accordance with corporate policies and procedures
  • Perform periodic analysis and reporting of financial performance for stakeholders and management within necessary deadlines
  • Respond to requests from other departments and perform research
  • Participate in key corporate projects such as technology and data transformation, process improvement, and business initiatives
  • Collaborate with internal and external partners to resolve issues and stay connected on process or product changes
  • 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 1 year of experience in accounting, external financial reporting, audit or finance, or a combination
  • At least 1 year of experience with Google Office or Microsoft Office products, or a combination


Preferred Qualifications:
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) license
  • At least 2 years of experience in accounting, external financial reporting, audit, or finance, or a combination
  • At least 1 year of experience in Tableau, Python, or SQL, or a combination


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

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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