Accounting Policy Expert and Business Partner

Central, NJ



  • Assess current accounting practices in order to guarantee compliance with the company’s Financial Reporting Guidelines (based on IFRS accounting principles). This consists of balance sheet, income statement, cash flow and notes (ADSTAR) disclosure requirements. Draft Accounting memos as needed.
  • Cooperate proactively with the business and stay on top of business developments and trends in the market.
  • Liaise between business and accounting principles for new product agreements and non-routine transactions. Evaluate and interpret new products, variations of existing products and non-routine transactions and evaluate technical accounting and reporting treatment in line with the company’s Financial Reporting Guidelines.
  • Act as key accounting resource to evaluate changes to the company’s Financial Reporting Guidelines, evaluate potential impact for SFS Americas and lead implementation.
  • Prepare financial information for the management and present it on a regular basis.
  • Assist in the preparation of the materials for general management reporting and, in particular, the SFS Inc Board Meeting and Americas Business Review Meeting. develop other ad-hoc reports as requested by SFS local management as well as SFS headquarters.
  • Drive automation of information gathering from month end close to presentation of information to the management and external auditor.
  • Facilitate the external and internal audit requests. Provide information and comfort relating to financial reporting and accounting data.




  • Masters or bachelor’s degree with a desired focus in accounting.
  • No less than six years of experience in either financial services or within a different company entity out of which part should be in accounting and part in controlling/financial analysis (preferably in a role focusing on accounting principles or in an advisory role for standard conversions)
  • Robust technical accounting knowledge (IFRS or US GAAP) is needed
  • Experience in financial services required, ideally in lending, leasing and equity investments
  • CPA preferred






Note: Qualified candidates will be contacted within 2 business days of application. If an applicant does not meet the above criteria, we will keep your resume on file for future opportunities and may contact you for further discussion.

Date Posted 1/21/2021
Salary $110,000 - $120,000 + bonus

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