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Senior Account Policy Specialist

Senior Account Policy Specialist

Job Locations 
US-NJ-Jersey City
Career Category 
Accounting
Position ID 
2018-0038
Corporate Title 
Associate
Posting Date 
1/26/2018
Type 
Full-Time

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Overview

SMBC is seeking a Senior Account Policy Specialist to  join a top accounting policy team to assist with U.S. GAAP research, maintain U.S. GAAP accounting policies, perform transaction reviews for SMBC NY Branch and its U.S. subsidiaries (including a broker dealer, derivatives trading entity, commercial paper backed conduit, lessor entities, commercial bank, etc.) as well as participating in industry meetings to further SMBC’s interests.

 

 

 

 

 

Responsibilities

To be one of the technical accounting resources for SMBC NY Branch and its U.S. subsidiaries (including a broker dealer, derivatives trading entity, commercial paper backed conduit, lessor entities, commercial bank, etc.).

 

Responsibilities & Duties

 

  1. U.S. GAAP and IFRS Accounting Research
  2. U.S. GAAP and IFRS Emerging Guidance Tracking, Implementation & Presentation
  3. Prepare & update U.S. GAAP & IFRS accounting policies
  4. U.S. GAAP and IFRS Transaction Review & Accounting Analysis
  5. U.S. GAAP and IFRS Financial Statement Review
  6. Participating in Accounting & Reporting Industry Meetings / Conferences

Qualifications

CPA (or equivalent), 5-10 years of either public OR a combination of public and private accounting experiences in financial services working on investment securities, loans, leases and derivatives with at least 3-5 years of public accounting experiences (accounting advisory or on call experience is preferred) and have a good understanding of U.S. GAAP (Knowledge of IFRS and / or Japanese GAAP is a plus but not required).

 

Required Skills

 

Research skills, analytical skills, business writing skills, presentation skills, team player and technical accounting skills in investment securities, loans, leases and derivatives.