Corporate Vice President, Financial Controls & Oversight


Date: Aug 3, 2022

Location: Philadelphia, PA, US

Company: New York Life Insurance Co



When you join New York Life, you’re joining a company that values career development, collaboration, innovation, and inclusiveness. We want employees to feel proud about being part of a company that is committed to doing the right thing. You’ll have the opportunity to grow your career while developing personally and professionally through various resources and programs. New York Life is a relationship-based company and appreciates how both virtual and in-person interactions support our culture.


This role can be based in Philadelphia, PA, Bethlehem, PA or NYC.


Role Summary:

Partner with the GBS Accounting, Reserving, Revenue Management and Claims teams to ensure appropriate financial controls are currently in place and are updated as needed. Interface with the Corporate Financial Control Unit to enable efficient testing and help ensure controls are operating as intended. This position will need to gain a working knowledge of the relevant business processes and the associated key performance indicators in order to help validate that those indicators are accurately tracked and reported. When issues are identified, work with the business leaders to remediate.


Coordinate the GBS audit responsibilities with the Corporate Controllers team and external auditors/examiners to help ensure deadlines are met and the appropriate documentation is provided to enable various audits. When audit issues arise, work with business partners and auditors to resolve.



  • GBS Accounting control testing lead
  • GBS business financial controls oversight
  • Revenue Management internal reporting review
  • Control remediation
  • Audit coordination
  • SOC1 report facilitation
  • Regulator Financial Exam support



  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Strong and independent leader
  • Strong knowledge of accounting systems and concepts
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong presentation skills, and ability to communicate effectively with all levels
  • Builds strong matrix partner relationships
  • Ability to identify, document and continually improve processes, workflows and tools/technology
  • Ability to quickly learn and adapt to fast paced and ever changing marketplace
  • Accounting or Finance bachelor’s degree and/or 10+ years related experience required
  • Excellent leadership skills including a demonstrated ability in managing a vision, communicating its purpose, and influencing the results


Recognized as one of Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies, New York Life is committed to improving local communities through a culture of employee giving and volunteerism, supported by the Foundation. We're proud that due to our mutuality, we operate in the best interests of our policy owners. We invite you to bring your talents to New York Life, so we can continue to help families and businesses “Be Good At Life.” To learn more, please visit LinkedIn, our Newsroom and the Careers page of

Job Requisition ID: 87012




Nearest Major Market: Philadelphia

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