Associate - FIN72717HWT


Associate with Goldman Sachs Services LLC in Jersey City, NJ.

Work Schedule: 40 hours per week (9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.)


Duties: Associate with Goldman Sachs Services LLC in Jersey City, NJ. Work with Tax, Controllers, Technology, business units, and outside consultants to leverage technology solutions for the Firm's Tax department. Help end users by creating user-developed applications using MS Office automation and database development. Analyze and resolve production issues in a timely manner to the benefit of the end user. Liaise between Tax and Technology groups by communicating technical tax and systems concepts in both layman's and technician's terms. Identify opportunities for process improvements and application of technology best practices. Represent Tax department in Firm-wide technology projects. Troubleshoot current applications and develop change enhancements to meet functional and technical standards through engagement with business analysts and stakeholders. Support application testing to ensure quality of work; create test plans, data, procedures, and test scripts; execute testing for ad-hoc projects; review and report test results; participate in production verification, validation, and issue management.

Job Requirements: Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Business, Information Management, or relevant field, plus three (3) years of experience in the job offered or in a related role. Must have experience with: various Windows desktop applications, including Excel and including common formula/analytical tools such as pivot tables, vlookup, filtering, chart etc.; MS Office Automation utilizing VB/VBA; Databases Development: SQL, SYBASE, ORACLE or MS ACCESS; MS SharePoint forms and custom workflow development; performing application quality assurance testing; interpreting business requirements with end users used in UI design and development; financial control infrastructure in a complex environment, such as a large bank or broker-dealer in functional design requirements; utilizing knowledge of U.S. GAAP accounting standards to incorporate standards into a firm's corporate tax process and procedures.

ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHSThe 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. © The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc., 2017. All rights reserved Goldman Sachs is an equal employment/affirmative action employer Female/Minority/Disability/Vet.

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