Sr. Accountant

  • Job Reference: 425086434-2
  • Date Posted: 17 November 2021
  • Recruiter: T. Rowe Price
  • Location: Owings Mills, Maryland
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Accounting
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

A career at T. Rowe Price says you want to contribute and make a difference at a leading global investment management firm where success results from the dedication our associates have in building success for our clients. We are a growing organization of associates from diverse backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives.

We take a long-term view on associates and their careers. Our associates do phenomenal work with purpose, and as a result, we provide growth opportunities through in-person and online training, management development programs, and career development on the job.

If you are seeking a meaningful work experience along with a workplace culture that thrives on teamwork, we invite you to explore the opportunity to join us.

Role Summary:

Requires working and conceptual knowledge in their own job discipline. Performs a range of assignments related to a job discipline. Accountable for their own work and effective coordination of process and information with others. Works independently, within guidelines and policies for ongoing work; may receive general guidance on new assignments. Supports an assigned accounting process and/or T. Rowe Price Group subsidiary or branch that are small to medium in size and complexity. Responsible for the completion of multiple standard accounting and reporting processes from start to close and other ad hoc assignments, as needed. Responsible for having and maintaining a working understanding of accounting guidance and policies, regulations, and drivers that impact assigned areas. Responsible for the quality, accuracy, and completeness of own work. Contributes to the achievement of objectives for the assigned accounting process or entity.

Multiple Sr Accountant opportunities available!

Responsibilities:

Contributes to end-to-end accounting processes and research required to transform data into information for reporting purposes. Activities may include processing less complex general ledger events and transactions; analyzing data used to prepare financial statements, management reporting, or regulatory reporting; assisting with continuous improvement activities such as the analysis of exceptions; providing support for audits; and completing assigned tasks to support the maintenance of the control environment. May complete special project activities, as assigned. With general guidance, gathers, reconciles, and analyzes data to complete journal entries, performs reconciliations of general ledger accounts, prepares daily reports, and supports analyses. Activities are performed accurately, completely, and in a timely manner. Identifies and escalates issues. Provides insight and potential ways to resolve the issue. May review journal entries and/or reconciliations completed by less experienced professionals. Contributes to the implementation of financial system modifications to comply with revised reporting, accounting, and accounting process policies, procedures, and more substantial regulatory changes. Contributes to the identification and reporting of risks, gaps in reporting, patterns, or recurring issues. Ensures proper controls are implemented and followed for respective areas. Participates in assignments across lines of business, legal entities, and geographies that have an impact on internal/external reporting, accounting policies, and accounting processes. Assignments may include contributing to the implementation of new or revised reporting, accounting, and accounting process policies, procedures, and reporting templates in order to provide effective financial planning, accounting, and reporting of financial information.

Typical Qualifications:

Required:

Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, or Business Administration or related field and 3+ years of total relevant work experience.

Preferred:

Public accounting experience a plus, but not required.

Regional Requirements: No FINRA licenses required for this role.

Job Family: Finance - Corporate Financial Accounting and Reporting

Track: Knowledge Management

Level: KM2

T. Rowe Price is committed to providing our associates with a comprehensive total rewards benefit program, including wellness, retirement and quality-of-life benefits. Please view What We Offer to see what's available to you.

T. Rowe Price is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity of thought, gender, and race. We believe our continued success depends upon the equal treatment of all associates and applicants for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, religion, creed, colour, national origin, sex, gender, age, mental or physical disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, citizenship status, military or veteran status, pregnancy, or any other classification protected by country, federal, state, or local law.