Finance, Controllers, Regulatory Financial Reporting, Analyst, Jersey City

  • Competitive
  • Jersey City, NJ, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Goldman Sachs USA
  • 19 Mar 19

Finance, Controllers, Regulatory Financial Reporting, Analyst, Jersey City

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We're a team of specialists charged with managing the firm's liquidity, capital and risk, and providing the overall financial control and reporting functions. Whether assessing the creditworthiness of the firm's counterparties, monitoring market risks associated with trading activities, or offering analytical and regulatory compliance support, our work contributes directly to the firm's success. The division is ideal for collaborative individuals who have strong ethics and attention to detail.

Controllers ensure that the firm meets all the financial control and reporting obligations of a global, regulated and public financial institution. Candidates should expect challenging, multi-faceted assignments and the opportunities to work closely with business areas and senior management on a variety of accounting issues and to gain in-depth knowledge of key business drivers and industry dynamics.

The opportunity is within Regulatory Financial Reporting focused on the firm's various lending related disclosures.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS Responsibilities:

  • Prepare loans related regulatory disclosures for consolidated and entity level reporting such as the FR Y-9C, Call Report (FFIEC 031), SEC 10-Q/K, and legal entity financial statements
  • Document and perform control procedures such as reconciliations and variance analytics
  • Collaborate extensively with other areas of the firm such as Product Controllers, Financial Reporting, Legal Entity Controllers, and Risk
  • Participate in various projects focused on implementation of regulatory disclosure, streamlining processes and working with cross-functional teams
  • Assist with internal management reporting and analysis on financial results, new guidance, changes to filing templates, interpretive matters and ad hoc inquiries
Basic Qualifications:
  • Undergraduate degree in Accounting and/or Finance
  • 1-3 years of relevant work experience; strong accounting background preferred
Preferred Qualifications:
  • CPA or CFA candidate/license
  • Federal Reserve regulatory reporting experience
  • Well-versed in US GAAP accounting and SEC reporting standards
Competencies:
  • Detail oriented
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Teamwork and collaboration-oriented, with the ability to work independently
  • Ability to multitask/operate in a fast-paced environment with high sense of urgency
  • Strong analytical/computing skills and a high proficiency with Microsoft software applications


ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.

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