Staff Accountant M/F - VIE Jersey City (New Jersey, USA)

 Jersey City - United States, United States       International Volunteer Program        Customer service


Your role

Day to day responsibilities include but not limited to:
Monthly reconciliation of various P&L and BS Accounts, including accrual and prepaid preparation and review
Provide monthly analysis of financial nformation to Finance and Executive Team
Liaison for Inter Company Receivables and Payables, including research, reconciliation and accruals for open and unresolved balances
Serve as primary interface with external auditors and regulatory examiners
Assist in preparation of daily combined US operations balance sheet 
Assist in preparation of financial statements and some regulatory reports
Assist in follow up regarding Head Office reporting
Perform special projects and other ad hoc responsibilities as assigned by management.
Ensure that all deadlines are met in accordance with the closing dates set by management
Interface with offshore team members

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Your profile

Graduate with a Master degree from Business school or University in accounting or Finance.

A previous experience in Accounting or Audit would be appreciated.

You are fluent in English.

You are proficient in Office application

- Strong communication (verbal and written) skills are required for interfacing with management, regulators and auditors
- Self starter and able to meet strict and short deadlines

- Must be able to work independently and know when to escalate issues and concerns to management

The VIE assignment in a nutshell


This VIE in Jersey City is to begin as soon as possible but you need to plan 3 months between your application date and the beginning of your VIE assignment. It will last 18 months.

The VIE is a specific contract, under Business France’s eligibility criteria, opened to candidates under 28 and from the member states of the European Economic Space. Please see, in order to have more details regarding your financial indemnities.

Why Join Us

To facilitate the examination of your application by our English-speaking managers, we thank you for applying in English.

All our positions are open to people with disabilities.

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Your environment

The Finance Department is responsible for the quality, timeliness, and delivery of financial information to management, regulators, clients, auditors, etc. This role is placed in the section of the Finance department  responsible for accounting for the NY Branch and smaller non-bank US subsidiaries It is based in Jersey City, NJ.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are proud to make diversity a strength for our company. Societe Generale is committed to recognizing and promoting all talents, regardless of their beliefs, age, disability, parental status, ethnic origin, nationality, sexual or gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Job code: 19000OQI
Starting date: 02/03/2020
Date of publication: 24/11/2019
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Staff Accountant M/F - VIE Jersey City (New Jersey, USA)

International Volunteer Program   |   Jersey City - United States   |   Customer service