1+ months

Incentive Managment Accountant - P100976_S1

Houston, TX 77002
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At Discover, be part of a culture where diversity, teamwork and collaboration reign. Join a company that is just as employee-focused as it is on its customers and is consistently awarded for both. We're all about people, and our employees are why Discover is a great place to work. Be the reason we help millions of consumers build a brighter financial future and achieve yours along the way with a rewarding career.

This role will focus on a specific business activity or subset of activities. Engages with business partners to understand transactions and activities. Ensures that reports and transactional information is appropriate support for financial reporting, recording in accounting records, inclusion in filings, or making payments. Completion of control activities in support of accurate books and records. Applies decision making in execution of job responsibilities and the appropriate application of Corporate Policy, GAAP, or Regulation as applicable. Will need to make evaluations of facts and circumstances leading to recommendations. Requires managerial guidance or support in advancement of less routine responsibilities. Ensures compliance with corporate and department policies and procedures in performing responsibilities.

  • Reviews incentive related contracts and interacts with Legal, Sales, and Business Technology when researching is required.
  • Manages incentive setup and processes payments for the entire term of the contract. Will heavily use Excel and other Mircosoft systems to manage the day to day Accountant responsibilities. Proficiency with these systems is a must for individual's success in this role.
  • Prepares monthly billing data files in the Oracle Revenue Management Billing System and setting up new fee/clients as needed.
  • Assists in the preparation of required regulatory reporting, ensuring new requirements are communicated and implemented correctly. Assist with questions from regulators and regulatory exams.
  • Monitors and researches regulatory requirements to ensure compliance with FFIEC, FDIC, and Federal Reserve reporting requirements.
  • Supports regulatory reporting on behalf of Discover Financial Services (Bank Holding Company) and Discover Bank.
  • Supports new business initiatives to ensure proper regulatory treatment and understands reporting impacts.
  • Assists in the on-going review and maintenance of Policies and Procedures related to Regulatory Reporting.


Minimum Qualifications

At a minimum, here's what we need from you:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Accounting, Business
  • In lieu of a degree, 4+ years of experience in Financial Reporting, Accounting, Regulatory Reporting

Preferred Qualifications

If we had our say, wed also look for:

  • Highly proficient with Excel and other Microsoft systems
  • Familiar/proficient with Salesforce, to track contracts and ensure payment disbursments are made appropriately.

Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, among other things, or as a qualified individual with a disability.



  • Banking / Finance
Posted: 2019-08-17 Expires: 2019-10-14

Welcome to Discover
We strive to be the leading direct bank and payments services company. Our mission is to help people spend smarter, manage debt better, and save more to achieve a brighter financial future.

Why Work with Us?
You can make an impact. Whether it’s developing corporate strategy, innovating new services or supporting IT needs, every employee has the opportunity to be a vital part of our business and make a real difference in people’s lives. It’s the heart of what we do.


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