Capital One Sr. Accounting Associate - Shared Systems in Wilmington, Delaware

West Creek 3 (12073), United States of America, Richmond, Virginia

At Capital One, we’re building a leading information-based technology company. Still founder-led by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Richard Fairbank, Capital One is on a mission to help our customers succeed by bringing ingenuity, simplicity, and humanity to banking. We measure our efforts by the success our customers enjoy and the advocacy they exhibit. We are succeeding because they are succeeding.

Guided by our shared values, we thrive in an environment where collaboration and openness are valued. We believe that innovation is powered by perspective and that teamwork and respect for each other lead to superior results. We elevate each other and obsess about doing the right thing. Our associates serve with humility and a deep respect for their responsibility in helping our customers achieve their goals and realize their dreams. Together, we are on a quest to change banking for good.

Sr. Accounting Associate - Shared Systems

Does the idea of working with professional, highly trained accountants inspire you? Are you an accounting professional with a demonstrated ability to work well in teams, develop new ideas, and take ownership of your projects? Would you like the opportunity to individually contribute to the team, along with the opportunity to grow into a leader? Would you like to work in a collaborative environment where your contributions are recognized and rewarded, all while having a work-life balance? If so, opportunities for professional and personal fulfillment in a dynamic, progressive organization await you at Capital One! As a Senior Accounting Associate you will have dynamic responsibilities associated with Capital One’s month-end closing and financial reporting processes, helping to ensure a timely and accurate month-end close and financial reporting for our growth oriented organization. You will assist in the compilation of reports and analysis to support management review of financial results. You will also work with an outstanding team to identify issues and collaborate on recommended solutions. You will have the opportunity to be involved in progressive project work with exposure to senior management and various departments.


  • Prepare and review journal entries and reconciliations, including documentation and presentation of results to management and senior leadership.

  • Ensure accounting practices and documentation procedures are performed in accordance with accounting and governance policies and procedures.

  • Perform monthly analysis and reporting of financial performance, including preparation of monthly commentary for stakeholders and management within necessary deadlines.

  • Respond to requests from other departments and perform research.

  • Participate in key corporate projects such as system upgrades, enhancements, or process improvements.

  • Provide ad hoc analysis to management.

  • Assist with leading the team by providing regular feedback to associates to outline responsibilities, strengths, and development areas.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or military experience

  • At least 3 years of accounting, finance, technology, reconciliation or audit experience

  • At least 3 years of financial systems knowledge

Preferred Qualifications:

  • At least 4 years of accounting, finance, technology, reconciliation or audit experience

  • At least 4 years of financial systems knowledge

  • CPA

At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position.