Sr. Financial Reporting Associate - Broker/Dealer - Jersey City

Job Title: Sr. Financial Reporting Associate - Broker/Dealer - Jersey City
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Jersey City, New Jersey
Salary: US$85000 - US$95000 per year
Reference: BBBH22652_1573484834
Contact Name: James Dappert
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 11, 2019 15:07

Job Description

My client, a global broker/dealer based in Jersey City is in the market for a senior financial reporting associate to focus on their internal controls function for the team. You will handle the control management and implementation for the day-to-day accounting, financial reporting, and regulatory tasks, as well as help out during the month-end close process.

You will also be tasked with assisting other staff members with the daily, monthly/ and quarterly reporting. In addition, you will be a stakeholder involved with the internal and external audits and all BHC-related reporting.


  • Assist with the weekly, monthly and quarterly financial reporting
  • When required, post journal entries and aid with the GL month-end close
  • Assist with BHC related tasks, such as implementing the internal controls for the financial reporting group (ICFR) and End User Computing control implementation
  • Assist with various ad-hoc special projects, which will include various validating various reports and assisting with the internal & external audits


  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or related field
  • CPA highly desired
  • 3-7 years' experience accounting experience within the financial services industry
  • Experience with fixed income products a plus
  • Experience with ICFR (internal controls over financial reporting) and EUC (end user computing) control implementation highly preferred
  • Previous audit experience a plus

This is an excellent opportunity to lead the controls function within a high-value team for the organization. If you are an experienced accountant with a strong control-based mindset (especially if you live in Jersey and want a short commute to boot!), this is the ideal opportunity for you. Get in touch with James Dappert at

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