Investment Accounting Analyst/Associate

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Investment Accounting Analyst/Associate

Princeton, NJ +1 location
Full Time
  • Responsibilities

    Job Description:

    Are you an Investment Accounting professional searching for a rewarding, significant, multi-faceted opportunity with the world's largest asset manager? If you pride yourself on building positive relationships, developing process solutions and bringing strategic visions to fruition, then look no further! BlackRock is pursuing an Analyst to become a part of the team. We recognize that strength comes from diversity, and will accept rare skills, eagerness, and passion while supporting the freedom to grow authoritatively and as an individual.

    We know you want to feel valued every single day and be recognized for your contribution. At BlackRock, we strive to equip our employees and actively engage your involvement in our success. Our technology and services empower millions of investors to save for retirement, pay for college, buy a home and improve their financial well-being. Join the team and experience what it feels like to be part of an organization that makes a difference.

    Our Investment Accounting Group provides accounting and regulatory data services to insurance clients. Our accounting services include the reconciliation, tracking, accounting for assets, along with preparation and oversight of monthly packages and regulatory schedules.

    The Role:

    Responsible for handling all aspects of accounting and reporting services and meeting the needs and evolving priorities of our clients. You will focus on delivering BlackRock to clients by supporting the monthly accounting close, leading client/department initiatives, improving the process and controls using capabilities of other parts of the BlackRock organization as the need arises. You will have the opportunity for continued professional development with a career path within the group, or into other operating teams or client-facing business areas across BlackRock. Our suite of services provided to our clients offers opportunities for further personal learning, both in terms of the product types and accounting complexities, as well as the ongoing development of technical strengths.

    Key responsibilities include:

    • Developing a detailed knowledge of BlackRock’s capabilities, products and services for insurance companies

    • Responding to daily inquiries from clients requesting of information

    • Completing all daily reviews of exception management tool for accounting

    • Responsible to deliver accurate investment reporting for clients through preparation, review and ensure distribution of various accounting packages and reporting schedules

    • Completing all quarterly/annual NAIC reconciliations and reporting in compliance with US Statutory guidelines

    • Providing complete and accurate review of data to clients’ book of business

    • Analyzing accounting data and providing commentary regarding results, call out to senior team members when required

    • Assist in client or department projects and initiatives to improve the service offering

    • Use learning tools and trainings to deepen understanding of accounting policy and pronouncements to ensure reporting follows the standards

    • Learn and promote the use of technology to better serve our clients

    Experience Required:

    • Understanding of investment accounting product mechanics including debt instruments, equities and derivatives

    • Minimum 1 years of confirmed experience in investments/markets with degree in relevant field

    • Ability to prioritize multiple request and time management

    • Teachable to learn new processes and adapt to changing environment

    Our benefits

    To help you stay energized, engaged and inspired, we offer a wide range of benefits including a strong retirement plan, tuition reimbursement, comprehensive healthcare, support for working parents and Flexible Time Off (FTO) so you can relax, recharge and be there for the people you care about.

  • Industry
    Financial Services
  • Locations
    Wilmington, DE • Princeton, NJ
  • Fun Fact
    We offer a fun, entrepreneurial culture you wouldn’t typically find at a financial services company. You can even wear jeans to work!
  • About Us

    BlackRock’s purpose is to help more and more people experience financial well-being. As a fiduciary to investors and a leading provider of financial technology, we help millions of people build savings that serve them throughout their lives by making investing easier and more affordable.