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East West Bank Accountant in Pasadena, California

For more than 45 years, East West Bank has served as a pathway to success. With over 120 locations across the U.S. and Greater China, we are the premier financial bridge between the East and West. Our teams of experienced, multi-cultural professionals help guide businesses and community members on both sides of the Pacific looking to explore new markets and create new opportunities, and our sustained growth and expertise in industries like real estate, entertainment and media, private equity and venture capital, and high-tech help build sustainable businesses and expand our associates’ potential for career advancement.

Headquartered in California, East West Bank (Nasdaq: EWBC) is a top performing commercial bank with an exclusive focus on the U.S. and Greater China markets. With total assets over $52.2 billion, we’re ranked among the top 25 largest banks by asset size in the United States. And since 2010, we have been recognized by Forbes magazine as one of “America’s Best Banks.” With a strong foundation, and enterprising spirit and a commitment to absolute integrity, East West Bank gives people the confidence to reach further.

Applies principles of accounting to record and analyze financial information. The ideal candidate must be able to multi-task within a fast-paced, rapidly evolving business environment and possess the flexibility to thrive in a growing company.

  • Prepare and review daily/monthly general ledger account reconciliations and journal entries.

  • Participate in the month end close process, including the preparation and review of reconciliations and certifications of general ledger account balances.

  • Research and resolve reconciliation discrepancies or out of balance conditions.

  • Prepare and review various schedules and reports for the accounting department’s deliverables, including variance analysis for the assigned accounts.

  • Support the accounting team in the delivery of the operational agenda in the area of loan accounting.

  • Perform ad-hoc analyses and projects as needed.

  • Ability to set priorities and meet deadlines.

  • Proficiency with Excel & Word required.

  • Strong organizational skills.

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting or finance.

  • At least 2 years of general ledger accounting and/or financial reporting experience.

  • Public accounting experience is a plus.

  • Good working knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles and procedures.

  • Strong analytical, technical, organizational, and problem solving skills.

  • Ability to work well independently as well as in a team.

  • Professional attitude and demeanor and the ability to exercise good judgment.

  • Flexibility to work additional hours as needed.

  • Knowledge PeopleSoft, FIS, and LPS a plus.


Bachelor’s degree (B.A.) from four-year College or University; and at least 2 years general ledger accounting, financial reporting and/or auditing experience.

Requisition ID: 2021-8285

Street: 135 N Los Robles Ave