MUFG Union Bank Lease Accountant, Analyst in Los Angeles, California

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An accounting position within Leasing & Asset Finance to assist with operational accounting and controls. Review, process and reconcile accounting entries and reports daily and monthly . Prepare reports and analysis required for internal and external reporting requirements for financial statements, managerial evaluation, and regulatory compliance. Provide operational support for various compliance and operational activities, including audit and regulatory requirements. Review lease documentation and support for current transactions, and maintain appropriate documentation for reporting and audit.

/ Major Responsibilities: /

  • Responsible for book and tax accounting, as well as operational functions for the client portfolio

  • Ensure transactions are accounted for in accordance with GAAP, regulatory requirements and bank policies and procedures

  • Coordinate with manager to present transactions and issues to Controller and Accounting Policy groups

  • Compile information to support sales, property, and income tax payments and accounting, including deferred taxes

  • Complete special projects to support the department as required

/ Qualifications include: /

  • 2-5 years of accounting experience (preferably 1-2 years of direct leasing experience) or significant (7 years) experience in a financial institution

  • Knowledge of sales/property/income taxes including deferred tax calculations

  • Capable of working both independently and as part of a team

  • Ability to work in a demanding environment

  • Good business writing and oral communication skills

  • Strong critical thinking abilities

  • Proactive and positive approach to problem resolution

  • Proficiency in Microsoft products including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, and MS Project

  • Knowledge of accounting software (IDS), lease pricing software, Visio, PeopleSoft, and SharePoint a plus

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting (or Finance/Business with a strong concentration in accounting classes).

  • CPA or MBA considered if less than 3 years of experience.

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required of personnel so classified.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and committed to leveraging the diverse backgrounds, perspectives and experience of our workforce to create opportunities for our colleagues and our business. We do not discriminate in employment decisions on the basis of any protected category.

Job: *Finance

Title: Lease Accountant, Analyst

Location: CALIFORNIA-Los Angeles

Requisition ID: 10010213-WD