Senior Manager - Accounting Policy

Employment Type

: Full-Time

Industry

: Non-Executive Management



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RESPONSIBILITIES:

Kforce's client, a large publicly traded financial services firm in New York, New York (NY) seeks Senior Manager - Accounting Policy. This individual will be a member of the Global Advisory and Policy group and be responsible for the following as it relates to U.S. GAAP and Basel/Federal Reserve regulatory capital standards.

Responsibilities include:
  • Monitoring and interpreting various emerging technical issues

  • Working with the various business units and corporate functions to analyze transactions and advise on the application of existing and evolving standards

  • Producing and maintaining policies, technical guidance and training that is distributed and presented Firm-wide

  • Monitor emerging accounting and regulatory capital issues through interacting with various industry groups, liaising with certain standard setters and regulatory bodies, and discussing with internal stakeholders

  • Assist the business units and corporate functions in assessing the impact of evolving standards to Firm's businesses and coordinate the implementation of new standards

  • Interact with business units and corporate functions related to new transactions to advise on accounting and regulatory capital issues

  • Apply U.S. GAAP and regulatory capital standards to transactions and document accounting and regulatory capital analyses and conclusions

  • Develop accounting and regulatory capital policies and periodically update policies as new guidance is issued

  • Participate in development of training on technical topics and presentation to the global Finance Division

  • Review the Firm's SEC 10-Q/10-K report prior to filing


REQUIREMENTS:

  • Undergraduate degree in Accounting (or equivalent) and CPA license

  • 5-8 years of experience of strong Accounting Policy; at least 4 years in public accounting is preferred

  • Financial Services/Banking/Capital Markets industry experience is a plus

  • Regulatory capital experience is a plus, but not required

  • Excel, Word, PowerPoint

  • Strong writing and oral communication skills

  • Effective interpersonal communication and confidence interacting with Senior Management across and outside of the Finance Division

  • Ability to work effectively individually, escalate as necessary, and collaborate in a team environment

  • Proactive and able to manage multiple priorities effectively



Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.


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