Senior Regulatory Accountant
Credit Suisse is a leading global wealth manager with strong investment banking capabilities. Headquartered in Zurich, Switzerland, we have a global reach with operations in about 50 countries and employ more than 45,000 people from over 150 different nations. Embodying entrepreneurial spirit, Credit Suisse delivers holistic financial solutions to our clients, including innovative products and specially tailored advice. Striving for quality and excellence in our work, we recognize and reward extraordinary performance among our employees, provide wide-ranging training and development opportunities, and benefit from a diverse range of perspectives to create value for our clients, shareholders and communities. We are Credit Suisse. We Offer
Regulatory Reporting is the process by which the Bank's financial results are reported externally to regulators and other key partners. You will serve a critical role within US Regulatory Reporting by taking a meaningful role in the regulatory reporting for the Credit Suisse (CS) Holdings and CS NY and Cayman Branches. You will interact directly with regulators, auditors (both internal and external), head office, and other senior level partners. You will display a high level of integrity and strong social skills when dealing with clients, and can work independently and in a team dynamic to meet both Credit Suisse and external deadlines.
A department which values Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) and is committed to realizing the firm's D&I ambition which is an integral part of our global Conduct and Ethics Standards Responsibilities:
- Prepare and analyze financial reports according to US Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (US GAAP) and regulatory requirements.
- Perform detailed analysis of the balance sheet and P&L to provide an accurate control environment and ensure that reports have a high degree of accuracy.
- Act as a trusted partner to internal and external collaborators regarding regulatory requirements across a broad suite of products, including trading inventory, derivatives, loans, and repos.
- Build and maintain efficient working relationships with a variety of departments across the organization.
- Drive automation and efficiency by seeking opportunities to improve reporting systems and liaising with IT and Change Management to implement changes.
- Maintain controlled and well-documented processes.
- Other duties as assigned.
- Undergraduate degree in Accounting / Finance.
- 3+ years prior related accounting / regulatory / financial reporting experience (experience in public accounting or banking industry preferred).
- Proficient in the use of Microsoft applications, particularly Excel.
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills, with the ability to comfortably present to auditors and senior management.
- Driven - someone who accepts challenge.
- Demonstrate initiative - a self-starter that requires minimal direction.
- Ability to multi-task while meeting tight deadlines.
- Work autonomously and successfully build and maintain cross functional relationships.
- Proven analytical and problem solving skills.
- Proactive control mindset.
- Understands the value of diversity in the workplace and is dedicated to fostering an inclusive culture in all aspects of working life so that people from all backgrounds receive equal treatment, realize their full potential and can bring their full, authentic selves to work. This should be further elaborated on in your application.
Credit Suisse is an equal opportunity employer. Welcoming diversity gives us a competitive advantage in the global marketplace and drives our success. Credit Suisse complies with applicable federal, state, and local laws prohibiting discrimination in employment in every jurisdiction in which it maintains facilities. Subject to applicable law and regulatory requirements, Credit Suisse complies with state and local laws regarding considering for employment qualified individuals with criminal histories.