Finance, Controllers, Legal Entity Controllers, Analyst/Associate, Jersey City

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

Finance, Controllers, Legal Entity Controllers, Analyst/Associate, 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.

RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS Responsibilities

  • Prepare the financial statements for large, highly complex consolidated legal entities. Duties include monthly trial balance, inventory review, currency exposure management, debt reporting and entity level analytics
  • Contribute to various firmwide disclosures, including financial instrument disclosure for the 10-Q/K process and regulatory reporting of financial instrument notional and fair value
  • Work with the team leader in the balance sheet substantiation process and assessment of the effectiveness of internal controls
  • Assist in analyzing legal entity regulatory capital requirement s , by closely working with the Market Risk, Credit Risk and Corporate Treasury teams
  • Prepare entity level regulatory financial reports and liaise with regulatory authorities
  • Work extensively with other areas of firm such as Product Controllers, Funding Controllers, Corporate Treasury, Legal, Tax, Regulatory, Market Risk and Credit Risk on various ad hoc inquiries including new products requests, strategic business initiatives, automation / workflow initiatives, and transfer pricing
  • Assist with the development of legal entity financial information and disclosures in accordance with U.S. GAAP and prepare audited financial statements, as applicable
  • Perform internal management reporting and analysis on financial and non-financial attributes of the legal entity
Basic Qualifications Analyst / Senior Analyst
  • 1+ years of relevant work experience
  • Undergraduate degree in Accounting and/or Finance
Associate
  • 3+ years of relevant work experience
  • Undergraduate degree in Accounting and/or Finance
Preferred Qualifications
  • CPA is preferred
  • Strong analytical / interpersonal skills and a high proficiency with Microsoft software applications
  • Teamwork and collaboration-oriented, with the ability to work independently
  • Must demonstrate considerable energy, focus, drive, and a sense of urgency
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks, operate within deadlines, and escalate when appropriate


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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