Citi Financial Accounting Analyst, AVP in New Castle, Delaware
Primary Location: United States,Delaware,New Castle
Education: Bachelor's Degree
Job Function: Finance
Shift: Day Job
Employee Status: Regular
Travel Time: No
Job ID: 18016355
Citi, the leading global bank, has approximately 200 million customer accounts and does business in more than 160 countries and jurisdictions. Citi provides consumers, corporations, governments and institutions with a broad range of financial products and services, including consumer banking and credit, corporate and investment banking, securities brokerage, transaction services, and wealth management. Our core activities are safeguarding assets, lending money, making payments and accessing the capital markets on behalf of our clients.
Citi’s Mission and Value Proposition at http://www.citigroup.com/citi/about/mission-and-value-proposition.html explains what we do and Citi Leadership Standards at http://www.citigroup.com/citi/about/leadership-standards.html explain how we do it. Our mission is to serve as a trusted partner to our clients by responsibly providing financial services that enable growth and economic progress. We strive to earn and maintain our clients’ and the public’s trust by constantly adhering to the highest ethical standards and making a positive impact on the communities we serve. Our Leadership Standards is a common set of skills and expected behaviors that illustrate how our employees should work every day to be successful and strengthens our ability to execute against our strategic priorities.
Diversity is a key business imperative and a source of strength at Citi. We serve clients from every walk of life, every background and every origin. Our goal is to have our workforce reflect this same diversity at all levels. Citi has made it a priority to foster a culture where the best people want to work, where individuals are promoted based on merit, where we value and demand respect for others and where opportunities to develop are widely available to all.
This position is with the Equity Compensation Accounting Group, which manages Citi’s compliance with US GAAP and IFRS2 for equity based compensation, including stock awards, deferred cash awards and other deferred compensation awards.
We are looking for an analytical, team-oriented and deadline driven employee who can manage multiple deliverables at the same time. The major responsibilities of this role would cover:
Stock Reporting for Citigroup Inc. common and treasury shares, as well as analysis of equity accounts
Performing global reconciliations for all award amortization, and work with our Regional Finance Coordinators to resolve discrepancies
Provide support for the intercompany chargeback settlement process, and intercompany breaks with counterparties
Perform account analysis and reconciliations in compliance with Citigroup’s guidelines
Work with HR and Payroll to clear items in the employee tax withholding account for deferred awards
Use corporate wide reporting tools, and provide change requests to technology where needed to improve reporting and support of account analysis
Test new reports and processing systems as a part of change requests that are raised
Working with Finance, HR, Technology and Payrolls team to improve current processes
Other duties included, but not limited to:
Assist in the Equity Compensation Data Warehouse monthly reporting process
Support quarterly and annual testing
Learning other roles within the department to provide back-up as needed.
Lead and/or assist with additional department initiatives
Bachelor’s Degree, preferably in Accounting/Finance. MBA and/or CPA preferred but not required
5+ years of experience in Accounting/Finance
Strong Microsoft Excel and Access skills. Knowledge of Business Objects or Micro Strategy is a plus
Analytical mindset and experienced with research
Excellent oral and written communication, as well as Project Management skills, for managing competing priorities and expectations for senior management