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Principal Accounting Associate

at Capital One Services II, LLC in Wilmington, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Job ID: R121981

 

Center 2 (19050), United States of America, McLean, Virginia

 

Principal Accounting Associate

 

Does the idea of working with professional, highly trained accountants inspire you? Are you an accounting professional with a demonstrated ability to work well in teams, develop new ideas, and take ownership of your projects? Would you like the opportunity to individually contribute to the team, along with the opportunity to grow into a leader? Would you like to work in a collaborative environment where your contributions are recognized and rewarded, all while having a work-life balance? If so, opportunities for professional and personal fulfillment in a dynamic, progressive organization await you at Capital One!

 

We are seeking a highly motivated accountant to join the Controllers Group as a Principal Accounting Associate with a focus on accounting, reporting, and analytics as well as participation in special projects. You will be a self-starter responsible for managing multiple priorities and meeting deadlines in a fast paced, time sensitive environment. The Controllers Group supports the financial implementation of new products, services, and systems with countless opportunities for knowledge growth. This role will have the opportunity to engage with groups across the organization as part of variance analysis, financial statement risk identification, and issue resolution.

 

Prepare and review accounting-related activities, such as journal entries and reconciliations, and support and prepare external SEC and regulatory reports, including documentation and presentation of results to management and senior leadership

 

Ensure accounting and reporting practices and documentation are performed in accordance with corporate policies and procedures

 

Perform periodic analysis and reporting of financial performance for stakeholders and management within necessary deadlines

 

Respond to requests from other departments and perform research

 

Participate in key corporate projects such as technology and data transformation, process improvement, and business initiatives

 

Collaborate with internal and external partners to resolve issues and stay connected on process or product changes

 

Provide ad hoc analysis to management

 

Provide support for audit, risk and compliance groups when necessary

 

Basic Qualifications:

 

Bachelor's Degree or military experience

 

At least 3 years of experience in accounting, external financial reporting, audit or finance, or a combination

 

At least 3 years of experience with Google Office or Microsoft Office products, or a combination

 

Preferred Qualifications:

 

Certified Public Accountant (CPA) license

 

At least 5 years of experience in accounting, external financial reporting, audit or Finance, or a combination

 

At least 2 years of experience in Tableau, Python, or SQL, or a combination

 

At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.

 

Capital One is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Capital One promotes a drug-free workplace. 

 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, race, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or disability status.

 

Capital One will consider for employment qualified applicants with a criminal history in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable laws regarding criminal background inquiries, including, to the extent applicable, Article 23-A of the New York Correction Law; San Francisco, California Police Code Article 49, Sections 4901-4920; Newark, New Jersey Ordinance 12-1630; and other applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations regarding criminal background inquiries. 

 

 

 

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Job Posting: 842413

Posted On: Sep 09, 2021

Updated On: Oct 12, 2021