This job duration is Permanent, start date is ASAP.
Provide technical accounting support on new/complex transactions by identifying and addressing accounting issues through preparation of U.S. GAAP accounting policy memos and technical position papers. Specific areas of focus include consolidation (ASC 810), transfers and servicing (ASC 860), and beneficial interests (ASC 325-40).
Assist in operationalizing new/complex transactions and function as a liaison for Controllership with the Investor Group and Legal Department on new initiatives including considering impacts on operational accounting.
Collaborate with the Legal Department to review new or changed contracts related to securitizations, loan sales, and new legal entities to identify accounting implications.
Lead implementation of new accounting standards and monitor emerging accounting standards during the exposure draft period to interpret impact.
Maintain the Accounting Policy Manual by providing additions and enhancements to the Accounting Policy Manual.
Assist the SEC Reporting Department with new disclosures or other complex financial reporting considerations.
Assists with external audit activities including technical accounting work performed over new, complex transactions, new accounting standards, or changes in existing policies.
Certified Public Accountant
6+ years of experience in accounting, including Big 4 accounting firm experience
Financial services industry experience preferred
Experience with complex accounting research and technical accounting memo writing
Bachelor or Master degree in accounting
Excellent interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills.