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Senior Account Policy Specialist

Senior Account Policy Specialist

Job Locations 
US-NJ-Jersey City
Career Category 
Accounting
Position ID 
2017-0492
Corporate Title 
VP
Posting Date 
8/17/2017
Type 
Full-Time

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Overview

SMBC is seeking a Senior Account Policy Specialist to be one of the technical accounting resources for SMBC NY Branch and its U.S. subsidiaries (including a broker dealer, commercial paper backed conduit, lessor entities, derivatives trading, commercial bank, etc.). 

 

Responsibilities

  • Prepare & update U.S. GAAP & IFRS accounting policies
  • Transaction review & accounting analysis
  • Emerging guidance tracking, implementation & presentation
  • Accounting research
  • Financial statement and disclosure review
  • Attending industry meetings/conferences

 

Qualifications

  • CPA (or equivalent)
  • 10 years of public and private accounting experience in financial services working on investment securities, loans, leases and derivatives 
  • At least 4-5 years of accounting policy and public accounting experience and expertise of U.S. GAAP and knowledge of IFRS (Japanese GAAP is a plus but not required)
  • Research skills
  • Analytical skills
  • Business writing skills
  • Presentation skills
  • Technical accounting skills (e.g., derivatives, loans, investments, consolidation, transfers of financial assets, guarantees, revenue recognition, leasing and fair value)

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