GAO Revenue Accounting Manager
Gender No Preferences
Job Role Accounts Executive/ Accountant/ Accounts Manager
Career Level Qualified Professional - Experienced
Functional Area Accounts,Finance,Tax,Audit
Graduation Any Graduation
Post Graduation CACPAMBA/PGDM
Company Name State Street
Company DetailsState Street is one of the largest custodian banks, asset managers and asset intelligence companies in the world. From technology to product innovation we’re making our mark on the financial services industry. For more than two centuries, we’ve been helping our clients safeguard and steward the investments of millions of people. We provide investment servicing, data & analytics, investment research & trading and investment management to institutional clients.
Education and Experience:
o • Master’s Degree in Accounting, Chartered Accountant (CA) or Certified Public Accountant (CPA)/PMP/MBA-Finance with 12-14 years of progressive experience in R2R areas with major financial institutions
o • Extensive practical experience and knowledge of the US GAAP and IFRS accounting standards
o • In-depth knowledge of the supported products.
o • Understanding of international regulatory landscape, experience with statutory accounting/reporting groups across several major international geographies.
o • Experience of building and maintaining strong control environment (risk excellence, experience with SOX, RCSA controls, etc.), establishing policies, procedures and strong internal controls.
o • Demonstrated leadership in improving/building-out the above process groups for multiple geographies and business areas
o • Extensive experience of managing teams performing day-to-day accounting operations, month-end and quarter-end activities for the above areas of accounting
o • Experience of leading re-engineering of R2R (record-to-report) processes and driving similar centralization of the end-to-end activities for the major financial institutions
Skills required :
o • Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite (Excel, Access, PowerPoint, Word, Visio), advance levels of Excel (pivot tables, formulas, excel workbook maintenance best practices)
o • Knowledge of Hyperion Essbase ,Oracle Financials
o • Knowledge of Spotfire, Tableau, Cognos data analytics and visualization (or similar) a plus
o • Conceptual understanding of company-wide financial architecture (GL, sub-GL technology, specialized tools) applicable to the above process groups of processes
o • Senior-level communication skills, presentation skills, prior experience of interacting with multiple stakeholders (Legal Entity and Geography controllers) in NA, EMEA, APAC
o • First or second level management expertise required
o • Independent decision-making capabilities, demonstrated thought leadership
o • Pride of ownership with the ability to deliver high quality results timely
o • Self-motivated, self-assured, and self-managed
o • Strong analytical and ability to analyze and summarize complex financial transactions
o • Strong attention to details
o • Problem solving skill
o • Highly organized with ability to multi-task and work under high pressure deadlines
o • Must be able to work in a fast paced environment