• Financial Reporting Support Manager

    Job Locations US-CA-Menlo Park
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(11/5/2019 8:14 AM)
    Requisition ID
    Professional Area
    Corporate Services
  • Who We Are

    More than 30 years ago, E*TRADE pioneered the online brokerage industry by executing the first-ever electronic individual investor trade. While the landscape of our industry has changed dramatically, our culture of innovation and drive to make online trading accessible to everyone continues to drive us forward. We believe in challenging the status quo, fostering an environment of curiosity and learning, and, above all, putting our customers first.

    About the Role



    We are looking for highly energized, dynamic professionals who are ready to join a fast-paced, world leader in the financial services industry. We move at the speed of the Internet. Our work culture fosters an incredible exposure to innovative ideas and challenges that create experience and opportunity. Many have risen through the organization to become industry leaders, in both the financial services world and in the community at large. E*TRADE is made up of some of the brightest and most talented people in the industry - are you ready to join the industry leader?


    The Financial Reporting Support Manager is expected to be a Subject Matter Expert in understanding of ASC 718, Equity Compensation FASB accounting, expensing and valuation regulations and requirements. This individual will also be expected to present at conferences, client meetings, and deliver virtual presentations on equity compensation and E*TRADE’s tools and services.


    The Financial Reporting Support Manager does not provide accounting, tax or legal advice as part of the consulting services that his or her team provides. This position will report into the Senior Manager, Advanced Solutions.



    • Support Corporate Service Organization in providing a clear, compelling and articulate explanation of our financial reporting value proposition to prospective and/or existing clients
    • Develop and maintain strong working relationships with key business decision makers
    • Develop key industry contacts that will assist in building effective relationships and support the close of sales or strengthen existing client relationships
    • Help identify services to meet client needs, define methodologies and best practices to deliver those services, and participate in industry events as a subject matter expert
    • Develop process to identify, track and document FAQs and solutions for financial reporting topics and best practices
    • Create materials and conduct internal training to expand EEO financial reporting knowledge
    • Assist with external documentation and training efforts to enhance client’s reporting experience
    • Research, reconcile and resolve reporting issues submitted by Clients

    *Qualified candidate could sit remote in Arizona, Texas, California or Georgia*



    • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance, or business-related field is required, with a Master’s degree as a plus
    • 15+ years of combined experience in public accounting, SEC reporting, FP&A and/or equity compensation


    • Effective in training and developing other team members in complex reporting solutions
    • Strong customer service skills and excellent organizational skills with the ability to multi-task
    • Excellent professional oral and written communication skills in order to establish working relationships with client personnel
    • Enthusiastic and creative individual who is comfortable with rapidly engaging in new client environments
    • Advanced equity compensation experience
    • Strong technical understanding of equity compensation regarding ASC 718, Equity Compensation FASB accounting, expensing and valuation regulations and requirements, including valuation models, the application of forfeiture rates and best practices
    • Advanced ability to plan and manage multiple projects in parallel
    • Strong written and verbal communication and presentation skills with peers, clients and leadership
    • Combination of strong analytical and documentation skills, ability to think strategically, and deep client focus; highly quality minded
    • Effective team collaboration and the ability to partner with other functional teams
    • Proven ability to influence cross-functional teams without formal authority
    • Proven technical, client engagement, and project leadership skills
    • CPA and/or CEP certification
    • Ability and willingness to travel up to 15%
    • 5+ years of concurrent Equity Edge Online and/or other stock plan administration systems


    We offer a competitive and comprehensive benefits package. Please visit https://www.etradecareers.com/why-work-at-etrade/employee-benefits/ to learn more about the opportunities.

    E*TRADE Financial is an Equal Opportunity Employer who encourages diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, disability, citizenship, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.


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