State Street

Financial Reporting, Vice President

State Street
Toronto, Ontario
Not disclosed
01 Mar 2024
01 Apr 2024
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Contract type
Full time
Experience level

Who we are looking for

As a Financial Reporting Vice President, the ideal candidate will need to have in depth knowledge of regulatory requirements and laws such as International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and Canadian National Instruments (NI) as they apply to investment companies. You must be able to independently lead a global team and provide oversight. You must also be able to manage clients and oversee client deliverables while maintaining high quality. Additionally, you must be able to design and/or contribute to department wide initiatives including technology and process improvement.

Why this role is important to us

The team you will be joining is a part of State Street Global Services (SSGS). SSGS gives asset owners and managers access to the essential financial tools they need to deliver effective investment solutions. From core custody, accounting, fund administration and shareholder recordkeeping, to complete operations solutions and servicing for alternative assets like OTC derivatives, private equity and real estate, SSGS’ tools help our clients make better investment choices and act on growth opportunities.

Join us if making your mark in the financial services industry from day one is a challenge you are up for.

What you will be responsible for

As a Financial Reporting Vice President you will:

  • Oversee client communication and implementation of new regulatory requirements/disclosures that impact the financial statements
  • Oversee the implementation of all standard practices processes tools etc. and initiatives (ESP Re-Engineering) and technology enhancements (system conversion)
  • Manage team to ensure proper oversight of any joint-venture operations
  • Manage key relationships with client companies and regulatory and vendor organizations as applicable to ensure that requests are being met with a satisfactory level of service.
  • Responsible for execution of overall business plan in assigned areas
  • Manage conversions of new business plan and review client specific agreements and internal policies
  • Collaborate with operational teams globally to ensure consistent service delivery of client solutions and client satisfaction
  • Assess operational effectiveness and implement plans to streamline functions to ensure optimal service environment and technology usage
  • Manage team, provide coaching and development opportunities to staff, and make effective staffing recommendations. Responsible for the direction and training plan of subordinate managers and staff
  • Assess impacts of regulatory changes
  • Proactively manage operational risk at the business level
  • Act in accordance with Rick Excellence and model ethical behavior and decision making
  • Other duties as assigned

What we value

These skills will help you succeed in this role:

  • Strong critical thinking, problem solving, and decision-making skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills and ethical decision making
  • Ability to work in a team environment with emphasis on collaboration with both clients and other internal service teams

Education & Preferred Qualifications

  • Equivalent to a B.S. degree in Business Accounting or related field.CPA or MBA is preferred.
  • Ten or more years of related management experience preferably with a public accounting audit firm or with a financial services organization.
  • Knowledge of IFRS and NI requirements and laws as they apply to investment companies.

About State Street

What we do. State Street is one of the largest custodian banks, asset managers and asset intelligence companies in the world. From technology to product innovation, we’re making our mark on the financial services industry. For more than two centuries, we’ve been helping our clients safeguard and steward the investments of millions of people. We provide investment servicing, data & analytics, investment research & trading and investment management to institutional clients.

Work, Live and Grow. We make all efforts to create a great work environment. Our benefits packages are competitive and comprehensive. Details vary by location, but you may expect generous medical care, insurance and savings plans, among other perks. You’ll have access to flexible Work Programs to help you match your needs. And our wealth of development programs and educational support will help you reach your full potential.

Inclusion, Diversity and Social Responsibility. We truly believe our employees’ diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspectives are a powerful contributor to creating an inclusive environment where everyone can thrive and reach their maximum potential while adding value to both our organization and our clients. We warmly welcome candidates of diverse origin, background, ability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and personality. Another fundamental value at State Street is active engagement with our communities around the world, both as a partner and a leader. You will have tools to help balance your professional and personal life, paid volunteer days, matching gift programs and access to employee networks that help you stay connected to what matters to you.

State Street is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.

For further information, and to apply, please visit our website via the “Apply” button below.

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