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Capital Markets Accounting Senior Financial Analyst - Charlotte, NC #4034988

Company: Ally

Date: 10/13/2017

Category: Computer Hardware

City: Charlotte, NC

Position Description

This position is for a Senior Financial Analyst within the Controller's Group reporting to the Manager of Capital Markets Accounting. It is expected that this position will work very closely with the following business partners: Capital Markets Analytics, Treasury Operations, Information Technology (IT), Tax and SEC/Regulatory Reporting. The senior financial analyst will also oversee the month-end close process and should also be able to build a strong relationship with our Information Technology (IT) partners. A significant focus will be placed upon building process improvements to drive efficiencies and resource management.

Job Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the consistent application and compliance of relevant accounting standards related to derivative and hedge accounting

  • Assist in the preparation of internal and external reporting including SEC reporting disclosures, regulatory reporting and management reporting

  • Engage heavily in the month-end close process to ensure accounting functions are processed timely and accurately

  • Maintain ownership of the sub-ledger accounting structure as partnered with IT

  • Responsible to identify and implement process improvements to strengthen and document control processes and encourage transparency


  • BA/BS degree in Finance/Accounting required

  • Advanced degree or CPA/CFA (working toward) preferred

  • Minimum 5 yrs. previous work experience in Banking/Financial Services or related field

  • Should possess general technical accounting and/or functional accounting skills for area of expertise

  • Proven track record of driving accurate and timely results with minimal ongoing direction

  • Advanced MS Excel (pivot tables, v-lookups, etc.) required

  • Working knowledge of general ledger systems

  • Strong communication skills must be demonstrated, both written and verbal

  • Ability to organize data, perform independent analysis and provide explanations to management

  • Ability to influence or lead others and work effectively in a cross-functional matrix environment

Ally Overview

Ally Financial Inc. (NYSE: ALLY) is a leading digital financial services company and a top 25 U.S. financial holding company offering financial products for consumers, businesses, automotive dealers and corporate clients. Ally's legacy dates back to 1919, and the company was redesigned in 2009 with a distinctive brand, innovative approach and relentless focus on its customers. Ally has an award-winning online bank (member FDIC), one of the largest full service auto finance operations in the country, a complementary auto-focused insurance business, a growing digital wealth management and online brokerage platform, and a trusted corporate finance business offering capital for equity sponsors and middle-market companies.

Business Unit/Enterprise Function

Finance strives to be a trusted adviser to the enterprise and prides itself on maintaining the highest level of integrity and accountability. Finance is responsible for finance reporting, financial analysis, accounting, strategy and planning, tax and investor relations.

Total Rewards Information

Ally's compensation program offers market-competitive base pay and bonus pay potential based on achieving personal and company goals. Plus, we have a flexible paid time-off program with an emphasis on work-life balance.

Ally offers a variety of benefits to protect your health and well-being, provide financial security and balance your work-life needs including:

  • Industry-leading 401K Retirement Savings Plan including Matching and Company Contributions

  • Comprehensive wellness program with financial incentives designed to help you achieve your best health

  • Flexible health insurance options including dental and vision

  • Pre-tax Health Savings Account with generous employer contributions

  • Pre-tax dependent care and commuter benefits

  • Other work-life integration benefits including Paid Parental & Caregiver Leave, Adoption Assistance, Back-up Child & Adult/Elder Care, Child Care Discounts, Tuition Reimbursement, LifeMatters Employee Assistance Program, Weight Watchers and other employee discount programs

Ally is an Equal Opportunity Employer

We extend equal employment opportunities to qualified applicants and employees on an equal basis regardless of an individual's age, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy status, marital status, military or veteran status, genetic disposition or any other reason protected by law

Job Title: Capital Markets Accounting Senior Financial Analyst

Company: Ally Financial Inc.

Category: Finance

BU Function: Finance

Requisition ID: 17-6347

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