MORE ABOUT THIS JOB FINANCE We're a team of specialists charged with managing the firm's liquidity, capital and risk, and providing the overall financial control and reporting functions. Whether assessing the creditworthiness of the firm's counterparties, monitoring market risks associated with trading activities, or offering analytical and regulatory compliance support, our work contributes directly to the firm's success. The division is ideal for collaborative individuals who have strong ethics and attention to detail.
Controllers Divisional Overview: Controllers ensure that the firm meets all the financial control and reporting obligations of a global, regulated and public financial institution. In the Controllers Department, our professionals measure the profitability of, and risks associated with, every aspect of the firm's business. Controllers also ensure that the firm's activities are conducted in compliance with the regulations governing transactions in the financial markets.
RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS
The Investment Accounting Team in Irving is seeking an individual to support the team as an Analyst. Investment Accounting is involved in the accounting and financial reporting for a wide range of real estate and loan investment entities.
Entry level accounting including asset level data uploads, review of property management accounting records, journal entry preparation and input, monthly close procedures and financial statement preparation
Preparation of lender draw requests
Insurance claim administration
Work is performed utilizing the JD Edwards/PeopleSoft general ledger system
Additional work may be performed in the GS firm systems
Ad hoc requests for entity financial data utilizing Excel and GL Company/Hubble applications
Prepare data to support the annual financial statement audit process and the quarterly and annual requests from the internal tax group
Responsible for various internal and external reporting requirements
Interface with other support areas including the business desks, tax, financial reporting, regulatory controllers, fund accounting, corporate treasury and operations
Bachelor's or Master's degree in Accounting
Ability to work in a team environment
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Strong analytical skills and detail orientation
Ability to use initiative and work efficiently with minimal supervision
Good PC skills, especially Excel
ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.