Charles Schwab Specialist, Corporate Accounting in Lone Tree, Colorado

Description:

Lone Tree - CO, DENR3, 9800 Schwab Way, 80124

Anthony Jason Pacheco

20180522-3459

We believe that , when done right, investing liberates people to create their own destiny. We are driven by our purpose to champion every client’s goals with passion and integrity. We respect and appreciate the diversity of our employees, our clients, and the communities we serve. We challenge conventions strategically to create value for our clients, our firm and the world. We live and bring to life the concept of ‘own your tomorrow’ every day. We champion our employee strengths, guide their development, and invest in their long-term success. We hire optimistic, results-oriented, curious, innovative, and adaptable people with the desire to help our clients and one another succeed.

As a company, we were established by Chuck at http://www.aboutschwab.com/about/leadership/charles_schwab over 40 years ago to champion Main Street over Wall Street, and to help Americans transform themselves from earners to owners. Through advocacy and innovation, we work to make investing more affordable, accessible and understandable for all. As we enter our fifth decade, we are looking for talented, innovative and driven people who believe they can help themselves, and our clients, create a better future.

Our Opportunity:

The Specialist, Corporate Accounting is responsible for maintaining accounting records and internal control compliance for assigned areas and/or entities within the Charles Schwab enterprise. This role is also responsible for supporting accounting management in responding to business partner, enterprise finance, central planning, audit and regulator inquiries

What you’ll do:

  • Maintain general ledger and sub-ledger account activity

  • Prepares and records monthly and quarterly journal entries

  • Reconciles balance sheet accounts and prepares related documentation

  • Performs research to support business partner, auditor and/or regulator inquiries

  • Assists with special projects

  • Prepares business unit level reporting packages for upper level review

  • Maintains process documentation

  • Performs internal control steps to maintain SOX and/or operational compliance

  • Stays current on firm-mandated training topics

  • Responds to business partner accounting and reporting needs

  • Supports informational needs of Enterprise Finance and Central Planning

What you have:

  • 1-3 years of accounting experience.

  • Solid understanding of GAAP

  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel

  • Strong ability to use large-company enterprise reporting systems

  • Excellent attention to detail

  • Strong ability to efficiently create clear supporting documentation

  • Excellent ability to articulate views in a clear and concise manner

  • Good written communication skills

  • Proactive, results-oriented operating style

  • Outstanding ability to analyze activity, identify issues and seek resolutions

  • Highly efficient time management skills

  • Exceptional at building and maintaining collaborative professional relationships

  • PeopleSoft experience would be a plus.

What you’ll get:

  • Comprehensive Compensation and Benefits package

  • Financial Health: 401k Match, Employee Stock Purchase Plan, Employee Discounts, Personalized advice, Brokerage discounts

  • Work/Life Balance: Sabbatical, Paid Parental Leave, New Mothers returning to work Program, Tuition Reimbursement Programs, Time off to volunteer, Employee Matching Gifts Program

  • Everyday Wellness: Health and Lifestyle Wellness Rewards, Onsite Fitness Classes, Healthy Food Choices, Wellness Champions

  • Inclusion: Employee Resource Groups, Commitment to diversity, Strategic partnerships

  • Not just a job, but a career, with an opportunity to do the best work of your life

Learn more about Life@Schwab at http://www.aboutschwab.com/careers/lifeatschwab/" .

Charles Schwab & Co., Inc. is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversifying its workforce. It is Schwab's policy to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or related medical conditions), gender identity or expression, national origin, ancestry, age, disability, legally protected medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, protected veteran status, military status, citizenship status or any other status that is protected by law. Schwab also does not discriminate against applicants or employees because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. At Schwab, we believe that every employee, through their diverse abilities and experiences, can contribute to our growth, innovation and client loyalty. We embrace diversity and are committed to providing equal opportunity to all employees and applicants. If you have a disability, and require reasonable accommodations in the application process, call Human Resources at 800-725-3535. We will be happy to assist you. Schwab will only share your accommodation request with those individuals who have a specific need to know. The request for an accommodation will not affect Schwab's hiring decisions. All other submissions should be performed online.

Job Specifications

Relocation Offered?: No

Work Schedule: Days

Languages: English - spoken

Current Licenses / Certifications: None

Relevant Work Experience: Accounting and Finance-2-5 yrs, Accounting and Finance-less than 2 yrs

Position Located In: CO - Lone Tree

Education: BA/BS

Job Type: Full Time

Category:Accounting/Finance

Activation Date: Wednesday, May 30, 2018

Expiration Date: Sunday, July 1, 2018

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