Our mission as a leading investment management firm is to help our clients achieve their long-term financial goals. We believe our associates are the key to this mission and we are always looking for talented individuals who share our commitment to our client's success.
If you're looking for challenging work experiences and the ability to learn in a collaborative culture, we invite you to explore the opportunities available at T. Rowe Price.
PRIMARY PURPOSE OF THE POSITION
The Staff Accountant is primarily responsible for the day to day recording and review of financial transactions. The associate will utilize systems to prepare variance analyses, performing account reconciliations and communicate with internal and external business partners.
Accounting Transactions and Reconciliation
Prepares, records, and/or analyzes financial transactions for assigned accounts.
Performs and/or reviews account reconciliations and analyses to identify issues in transaction processing.
Researches and proposes resolution for discrepancies.
Completes work in accordance with financial controls, firm policies, and regulations and demonstrates accountability/ownership for work completed.
Oversight and Analysis of Complex Accounting Matters
Client and Operations Support
Interaction with other areas of the broader Fund Operations in support of client needs
Generates ideas and collaborates with others to improve existing processes and communication
Interacts with associates primarily in operations, investment staff and external customers to research and respond to questions and resolve discrepancies.
Escalates questions to manager as needed
College degree in Accounting/Finance, or
Associate degree and a minimum of 3 years related work experience, or
High school diploma/equivalent and a minimum of 5 years related work experience
Proficient in Excel and PC skills
Basic knowledge of accounting principles
Strong communication skills
Problem solving skills
Able to work well independently and as part of a team
Works well independently and in a team environment. Comfortable in a matrixed environment
T. Rowe Price is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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