Senior Accountant - Accounting Policy Job
First Citizens Bank - Raleigh, NC

This job posting is no longer available on First Citizens Bank. Find similar jobs: Senior Accountant jobs - First Citizens Bank jobs

Senior Accountant - Accounting Policy

Use your LinkedIn Profile to help you apply faster!
inApply with LinkedInGet hired faster

Job ID #: 21184
Location: NC-Raleigh
Functional Area: Accounting
Employment Type: Full-Time Exempt
Education Required: Bachelors Degree
Experience Required: 6 years
Days and Hours: M-F 8-5
Physical Address: 4300 Six Forks Rd
Department Name: Corporate Finance

Position Description

First Citizens Bank is one of the top financial services providers in the nation, recognized and awarded for our customer satisfaction, sustainable profitability, and overall stability and security. Our associates make First Citizens Bank a great place for our clients to do business. Those who grow, achieve and succeed with First Citizens Bank are those who share our core values of integrity, service excellence and stability.

The Senior Accountant - Accounting Policy position is a new role in our organization. This position serves as part of a team that develops and implements a comprehensive Accounting Policy structure for the organization; organizes and maintain appropriate accounting policy documentation, establishes and manages the process to manage adherence to the accounting policy of the organization, and manages the effective monitoring and communication of emerging and promulgated changes in FDIC, FASB, FFIEC, Federal Reserve, SEC and other banking regulatory agencies. It also ensures accounting practices and policies are in compliance with GAAP or regulatory accounting requirements and those policies and procedures are appropriately communicated throughout the organization, provides advice and direction on accounting policy related inquiries, and liaises with external audit firm and regulatory examiners.

Principal Accountabilities :
- Develop and implement a comprehensive Accounting Policy structure for the organization.
- Organize and maintain appropriate accounting policy documentation.
- Establish and manage the process to manage adherence to the accounting policy of the organization.
- Manage the effective monitoring and communication of emerging and promulgated changes in FDIC, FASB, FFIEC, Federal Reserve, SEC and other banking regulatory agencies. Ensure accounting practices and policies are in compliance with GAAP or regulatory accounting requirements and those policies and procedures are appropriately communicated throughout the organization.
- Provide advice and direction on accounting policy related inquiries.
- Liaise with external audit firm and regulatory examiners.

Position Requirements

Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor Degree with a minimum of 6 years accounting, financial reporting, SEC reporting or bank regulatory experience.

Additional Requirements:
Working knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP), SEC rules and regulations and/or bank accounting and regulatory requirements.
Verbal and written communication, problem solving, analytical and organizational skills.
PC Skills including Microsoft Excel and PowerPoint.

Other Preferred Qualifications:
CPA designation, Knowledge of Bank accounting and financial reporting

*LI-JW1

First Citizens Bank - 13 months ago - save job - block
About this company
.