Experience and Skills:
Bachelor or Masters degree in accounting, business administration, finance or other related discipline or CPA preferred.
Thorough knowledge of accounting principles and bank operations required.
A minimum of 10 years of accounting experience within a financial institution in a senior accounting or financial management role.
Must have strong interpersonal and communication skills; impeccable analytical and organizational skills; and be self-motivated and self-directed. Proficiency with Windows-based computer systems and various financial-related software is preferred.
Experience with Prologue / Cognos / JHA preferred.
Physical Demands/Work Environment Requirements:
Vision, hearing, speech, movements requiring the use of wrists, hands and/or fingers. Must be able to sit, stand, stoop, and bend. Must have the ability to work the days and hours required to fulfill the essential functions of the position.
Must be a creative thinker and proactive problem solver with a history of working efficiently and effectively, meeting deadlines and following projects through to completion. Learning, thinking, concentration, the ability to interact with others, the ability to exercise self-control, and the ability to work under stressful conditions, particularly under a deadline. Must have the ability to make decisions and exercise discretion when necessary.