BUSINESS ANALYST - job id 30739

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Pay depends on experience and skill level

North Carolina (Raleigh)

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David Leak


(646) 690-5124


(646) 690-5124

A Business Analyst Contract position at a Global Investment Bank in Raleigh, NC.

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Pay depends on experience and skill level.

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Skills required for the position: ACCOUNTANT/CPA, GAAP, FINANCIAL REPORTING, IFRS

Detailed Info: Policy Development and New Policy Implementation Business Analyst


Policy Implementation: Participate in the policy implementation process:

  • Conduct initial impact assessment for project scoping. Monitor IASB and FASB discussions on implementation projects on new accounting standards

  • Perform technical accounting gap analysis.

  • Identify knock on impacts of accounting changes to other GAAPs (e.g. IFRS, Swiss GAAP) and impacts on FINMA reporting.

  • Prepare education material and conduct education sessions on new accounting standards.

  • Meet with other stakeholders to discuss potential impacts (e.g. Tax, Product Control, Corporate Real Estate Services)

  • Draft an Accounting Requirements Document which outlines both the current accounting and future accounting under the new accounting standard. Identify and resolve technical accounting issues and manage the status thereof with an accounting issues tracker for each new accounting standard

  • Act as an accounting advisor on technical accounting issues and represent APAG on relevant workstreams as needed for Finance Change led implementation projects

  • Liaise with Policy Development Subject Matter Expert to ensure all new accounting requirements are updated in Group Accounting Reporting Manual (GARM)

  • Draft SAB 74/ Note 2 disclosure reporting which includes the impacts of the new standards.

  • Project manage and conduct due diligence on the implementation of new policies

Development/Computing Environment:

Investment banking or financial services experience, either through hands-on line experience or relevant audit or accounting advisory experience.

  • Chartered Accountant / CPA

  • Experience in US GAAP / IFRS accounting and financial reporting.

  • Problem solving skills (ability to quickly structure, understand, solve complex issues)

  • Effective communicator - able to develop relationships with internal clients in different locations to understand and address their needs.

  • Efficiently and effectively manages work, time and resources.

  • Experience in project management is a strong plus.

  • Experience in SEC reporting is desirable.

  • Ability to work in an international multi-cultural environment

  • Highly motivated individual, driver mentality

Job Id: 30739