Lewis James Professional

Senior Accountant- Accounting Operations

Lewis James Professional is a woman-owned staff augmentation, project consulting and direct hire search and placement firm. We are currently seeking a Senior Accountant- Accounting Operations for a contract opportunity with a financial services client.

Responsibilities:

  • Manage the Bank’s accounting systems and ensures accuracy of scheduled imports, software upgrades, implementation of new software and the review of user access rights. This includes testing applications in coordination with the information technology department.
  • Maintain the credibility of general ledger reports for all stakeholders, ensuring completeness and accuracy. Also responsible for all general ledger maintenance required, including updated subledger mapping requirements.
  • Responsible for general ledger maintenance and subledger mapping requirements related to new products and acquisitions.
  • Perform reconciliations as assigned to maintain the daily operations of the Department, such as certain bank and subledger reconciliations.
  • Partner with Information Technology and Application and Information Services departments to create and maintain accounting system data collection and reporting.
  • Liaise with internal and external auditors with the facilitation of providing accounting records when requested.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Finance, Accounting or related field or equivalent work experience.
  • 5+ years increasingly responsible experience in the design and implementation of accounting systems in conjunction with comparable experience in financial analysis and reporting, preferably in a banking environment.
  • Relevant experience in bank and accounting operations to facilitate conversion activity related to acquisitions and core systems. Experience in Fiserv Prologue and Premier a plus.
  • Working knowledge of automated financial software packages (general ledger).
  • Superior knowledge of accounting systems in financial services and system administration.
  • Advanced MS Office skills.
  • Strong communication, presentation, analytical and interpersonal skills

For immediate consideration, please click “Apply” and use Job Code BHJOB11837_3489. You may also send a copy of your resume to: resumes@lewisjamesprofessional.com and enter only the following job code in the subject line: BHJOB11837_3489. Lewis James Professional is an Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/D/V