Reliable Staffing New York is seeking a CPA. Coordinate strategy execution for a broad area of accounting policy. Ensure up-to-date accounting policies in compliance with industry regulations. Articulate goals, allocate resources, and manage workflow.KEY JOB FUNCTIONS: Research industry regulations and trends. Participate in discussions and conferences with regulators and other industry representatives. Anticipate regulatory changes and assess impact on the firms accounting. Translate new pronouncements to enable understanding by stakeholders.
Lead unit in drafting, finalizing, and reviewing policies and supporting systems. Obtain required approval. Collaborate internally to assess the impact of implementation and to ensure adequate training. Partner to ensure that implementation is well documented. Report to senior management on the units production, activities, and efforts. Represent the unit as an expert or resource to cross-functional project or coordinating teams. Plan, document, and manage the performance of subordinate managers and/or staff. Provide for professional or technical growth through assignment, mentoring, or training. Plan and manage the units budget. Approve expenditures or budget transfers.
EDUCATION: Bachelors Degree or equivalent required. Certification: CPA. MINIMUM EXPERIENCe: 8+ years of related experience. SPECIALIZED KNOWLEDGE & SKILLs. 8+ years of experience in accounting within a top financial services or regulatory organization. Experience in a company with over $100 billion in assets is required. 3+ years of experience in a leadership role requiring staff management, decision making, and strategic thinking. Experience with teamwork and evidence of extensive and effective communication capabilities with internal and external liaisons. Extensive knowledge of GAAP and SEC rules and regulations. Experience in mortgage accounting environment; familiarity with accounting for mortgage backed assets, securities and loan commitments, derivatives and debt, impairments and fair value. An active license as a Certified Public Accountant Base Salary - $130,000 - $180,000.