Senior Accountant Global Finance

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Date: Jul 1, 2019

Location: Irvine, CA, US, 92618

Company: Capital Group

Req ID:  21927
Experience Level: Professional 
Other Location(s): N/A  
Relocation offered: No
Travel required: None

Come grow with us

At Capital Group, how we work is defined by shared values that include absolute integrity, respect and collaboration. But it’s more than that. It’s smart and highly driven people united in purpose to serve our investors and one another.

Bring your energy and unique perspective to Capital and you’ll have the opportunity to grow with us professionally, personally, and financially. You’ll be part of a team that genuinely cares about helping you succeed. You’ll work alongside talented colleagues, many of whom build long careers while progressing through multiple roles, establishing lifelong friendships and making a difference in our communities. In return for your contributions, you’ll receive premier compensation and benefits, and a company-funded retirement plan that ranks among the most generous.


The Global Finance Group partners with other Capital Group departments to proactively provide relevant, timely and accurate financial reporting and analysis, innovative solutions and other insightful information that impacts business decision-making while protecting company interests.

As a Senior Accountant in the Financial and Regulatory Reporting group based in Irvine, CA, you will work on technical accounting research, regulatory filings and preparation of financial statements and partner with senior staff on complex projects, analyses and tasks.



  • Prepare, review and present corporate financial results; assist with various accounting and financial reporting tasks; streamline and improve efficiency of reporting and processes
  • Complete audit and regulatory requirements
  • Research complex accounting matters; prepare regulatory filing and financial statements 
  • Collaborate with senior staff on ad hoc analyses


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Business Administration, Finance required; CPA and/or MBA is strongly preferred
  • 2-5 years of experience in technical accounting, finance or a related function required
  • Demonstrates an exceptional standard of quality involving accuracy, attention to detail, organization and self-review skills, thoughtful analysis and problem-solving, effective collaborating skills and accountability for excellent results
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong computer skills, especially in Microsoft Excel​​​​​​​


Company Overview:
Founded in 1931, Capital Group is one of the world’s largest and most trusted investment management companies and home to the American Funds. We manage more than US$1.7 trillion in assets, and our 7,500 associates make our clients their first priority every day. When we do our job right, millions of investors around the world fulfill their dreams and financial goals, from home ownership and higher education, to a comfortable retirement. Our long-term investment results and outstanding service set us apart from our competitors, while our workplace sets us apart from other employers. 


We are an equal opportunity employer, which means we comply with all federal, state and local laws that prohibit discrimination when making all decisions about employment. As equal opportunity employers, our policies prohibit unlawful discrimination on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including gender and gender identity), pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status, AIDS/HIV status, political activities or affiliations, military or veteran status, status as a victim of domestic violence, assault or stalking or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. 

Nearest Major Market: Irvine California
Nearest Secondary Market: Los Angeles

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