Senior Accountant - Public Reporting

  • Competitive
  • Greenwich, CT, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Interactive Brokers
  • 20 Mar 19

Senior Accountant - Public Reporting

Job Description and Responsibilities

The Senior Accountant - Public Reporting has primary responsibility for the preparation of required public company filings with the Securities Exchange Commission ("SEC"). This position reports directly to the Director of Public Reporting and has significant growth potential. The successful candidate will be a highly organized, analytical thinker with strong problem solving skills and a high level of attention to detail.

The responsibilities include:

  • Prepare and file public reports 10-K and 10-Q, including the MD&A and S-X Financials.
  • Prepare and file other SEC reports such as earnings releases, proxy statements, registration statements, prospectus supplements, Section 16, and Form 8-K.
  • Edgarize and prepare XBRL filings to SEC.
  • Prepare quarterly package for Senior Management.
  • Analysis and documentation of internal controls over financial reporting.
  • Review and assist with the implementation of new accounting policies under U.S. GAAP and new SEC requirements.
  • Ongoing responsibility to evaluate the processes to improve through automation or procedural changes.
  • Ad-hoc analytical work and projects.


  • CPA, or in the process of becoming a CPA.
  • 3 to 5 years of experience in general accounting and SEC reporting.
  • Experience in preparing and analyzing financial statements.

  • Experience in creating XBRL exhibits for SEC 10-K and 10-Q filings.
  • Financial Services Industry experience.
  • Strong writing skills.
  • Oracle Financials E Business Suite R12 experience.
  • MS Access and Excel macro proficiency.

Company Overview

Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. (IEX: IBKR); is a direct access electronic broker catering to the needs of professional and frequent traders, institutional investors, financial advisors, and introducing brokers. Our clients have access to more than 120 market centers in 31 countries from a single account. We are the lowest cost provider of brokerage services and the largest U.S. electronic broker based on daily average revenue trades executing 797,000 trades per day.¹ Our employees are part of a dynamic, multinational, fast-paced, results-oriented team working to provide our customers with state-of-the-art trading technology, superior execution capabilities, worldwide electronic access, and sophisticated risk management tools.

¹Figures as of September 30, 2018.