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Senior Accounting Associate

Location: McLean, Virginia; Wilmington, Delaware; Richmond, Virginia
Job ID R114355 Updated date 06/10/2021
Center 2 (19050), United States of America, McLean, Virginia

Senior Accounting Associate

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 on the Close, Consolidations and Reporting team you will have a unique perspective into Capital One’s overall financial performance. Our team is responsible for reporting monthly results to the Controller and his senior leadership team and producing external reporting, such as the Associate Saving Plan 11-K and the Securitization Trust 10-D. You will also work with an outstanding team to identify process efficiency and implement solutions. You will have the opportunity to be involved in progressive project work with exposure to senior management and various departments across the Company.


  • Analysis and summarization of consolidated results into a presentation for senior leadership

  • Build cross functional relationships to stay attuned to business changes and key events that will impact financial results

  • Assist in the preparation and review of periodic reports

  • Work with reporting stakeholders to ensure alignment on quantitative and qualitative disclosures

  • Participate in key corporate projects such as system upgrades, process automations, and enhancements

  • Help evolve our processes into the next generation by implementing emerging technology tools to reimagine the future

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors’ degree or military experience  

  • At least 2 years of accounting experience, or finance experience, or audit experience, or a combination

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) certification

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

No agencies please. Capital One is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, age, national origin, religion, physical and mental disability, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity/assignment, citizenship, pregnancy or maternity, protected veteran status, or any other status prohibited by applicable national, federal, state or local law. Capital One promotes a drug-free workplace. Capital One will consider for employment qualified applicants with a criminal history in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable laws regarding criminal background inquiries, including, to the extent applicable, Article 23-A of the New York Correction Law; San Francisco, California Police Code Article 49, Sections 4901-4920; New York City’s Fair Chance Act; Philadelphia’s Fair Criminal Records Screening Act; and other applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations regarding criminal background inquiries.

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Who We Are

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.