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Capital One Financial Corporation

principal accounting associate retail product controller

Capital One Financial Corporation - Richmond, VA

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West Creek 3 (12073), United States of America, Richmond, Virginia

At Capital One, were building a leading information-based technology company. Still founder-led by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Richard Fairbank, Capital One is on a mission to help our customers succeed by bringing ingenuity, simplicity, and humanity to banking. We measure our efforts by the success our customers enjoy and the advocacy they exhibit. We are succeeding because they are succeeding.

Guided by our shared values, we thrive in an environment where collaboration and openness are valued. We believe that innovation is powered by perspective and that teamwork and respect for each other lead to superior results. We elevate each other and obsess about doing the right thing. Our associates serve with humility and a deep respect for their responsibility in helping our customers achieve their goals and realize their dreams. Together, we are on a quest to change banking for good.

Principal Accounting Associate, Retail Product Controller

Are you a forward thinking analytical genius who thrives on being a key contributor in a high energy financial services organization? Do you want to work in a business-casual, collaborative environment where your contributions are recognized, successes are elevated and effort is rewarded? Our accountants are masters of accounting principles with a flawless understanding of the full end to end accounting process. You will be surrounded by intellectually curious accounting professionals every day, all with the end goal of creating a seamless, well managed client experience. As the demand for skilled accountants is at an all time high - Capital One can provide an environment where you can excel in your career while still maintaining a work life balance that others will desire. We nurture a work environment where people with a variety of thoughts, ideas and backgrounds, guided by our shared Values, come together to make Capital One a great company - and a great place to work.

We are seeking a highly motivated accountant to join the Retail Bank Accounting team as a Principal Associate with a focus on the monthly and quarterly analytics as well as risk responsibilities; a self-starter responsible for managing multiple priorities and meeting deadlines in a fast paced time sensitive environment. The Retail Bank is an ever changing line of business with new products and services, system migrations and countless opportunities for knowledge growth. This role will have the opportunity to engage with groups across the organization as part of the analytics research as well as risk research.

Primary Responsibilities:

- Perform month-end closing and financial reporting processes timely and accurately

- Prepare/or present monthly, quarterly and other adhoc analytics for Accounting and Finance leadership

- Manage relationships with Finance and key business partners, associates throughout the controllers group, risk, and external and internal auditors

- Identify and drive process efficiencies

- Prepare/or review minimal monthly reconciliations

- Post/or review minimal monthly journal entries

- Engage in and help lead specialized projects and initiatives related to the role

- Oversee and delegate responsibilities as needed to other team members

Basic Qualifications:

-Bachelors Degree in Accounting or military experience

-At least 3 years of accounting experience or at least 3 years of audit experience

Preferred Qualifications:

- CPA certification

-2 years of Retail Bank experience or 2 years of Financial Services experience

-5 years accounting experience

-1 years of ReconPlus application experience

-1 years of PeopleSoft application experience

At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.

Capital One is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Capital One promotes a drug-free workplace.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to gender, race, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Capital One will consider for employment qualified applicants with a criminal history in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable laws regarding criminal background inquiries, including, to the extent applicable, Article 23-A of the New York Correction Law; San Francisco, California Police Code Article 49, Sections 4901-4920; Newark, New Jersey Ordinance 12-1630; and other applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations regarding criminal background inquiries.

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Capital One Financial Corporation


principal accounting associate retail product controller Capital One Financial Corporation - Richmond, VA, United States


Location: Richmond, VA

Company Profile:
Capital One isn't just concerned with what's in your wallet; it's interested in your bank account as well. The company is best known as one of the largest issuers of Visa and MasterCard credit cards in the US, but it also boasts a banking network of approximately 1,000 branches, mainly in New York, New Jersey, Louisiana, Texas, and the Washington, DC area. Subsidiary ING Direct offers online and direct banking without branches. Capital One, which serves more than 50 million customers in the US, Canada, and the UK, also has units that offer auto financing, write home loans, sell insurance, and manage assets for institutional and high-net-worth clients.