Sr. Accounting Associate, Shared Services

Oliver Evans (18222), United States of America, Wilmington, Delaware

At Capital One, we're 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.

Sr. Accounting Associate, Shared Services

We are looking for a Senior Accounting Associate to join a cross-functional team supporting accounting applications. Your responsibilities will be associated with supporting Globalone and RACR Finance applications that have direct impacts to Controller systems and processes. You will utilize your strong systems and accounting industry knowledge in troubleshooting and resolving system related issues. The Shared Systems and Support team manages controls, analysis, access and application profiles for our general ledger and consolidation process for the entire Controllers organization. The accuracy of these systems is essential to reporting correct financial information to our executives, regulators, and investors. In addition, you will have the ability to understand upstream and downstream processes that will impact these systems including line of business dependencies.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Understand financial systems value stream
  • Administer user access request process for both Globalone GL and RACR
  • Application entitlement/profile review and user access review
  • Troubleshoot and resolve application related issues reported from users and work with tech team as needed
  • Recommend changes or modifications to the existing processes and standards
  • Develop and establish monitoring associated with system changes, issues and updates
  • Maintain up-to-date understanding of processes that impact GL (PeopleSoft General Ledger) and RACR. This includes project updates, activities, risks and issues, assumptions and dependencies
  • Other projects and BAU tasks as assigned


Demonstrated skills:
  • Ability to maintain effectiveness in constantly changing environment
  • Ability to apply integrative thinking in complex situations, identify issues and propose solutions
  • Analytical skills with an ability to integrate information from different sources to solve problems and improve processes


Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree or military experience
  • At least 2 years of Accounting or Financial Services industry experience
  • At least 2 years of Financial System experience


Preferred Qualifications:
  • Experience with Birst or Tableau
  • Basic knowledge of Amazon Web Services
  • Basic knowledge of or experience using SQL
  • Proficient in PeopleSoft General Ledger and/or Hyperion Financial Management systems
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated ability to automate manual processes
  • Proficient in PeopleSoft General Ledger and/or Hyperion Financial Management systems


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


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