Senior Accountant

255 - Accounting · Salt Lake City, Utah
Department 255 - Accounting
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced
Compensation DOE

This position is required to be in the Salt Lake City, UT area and is a hybrid environment combining some in office and some work from home hours.

Job Function: Responsible for accounting duties for an FDIC-insured industrial bank, ensuring accurate financial reporting.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ensure accuracy of financial statements and public reporting in accordance with GAAP and SEC rules.
  • Prepare general ledger entries, reconcile subledger files and perform payment transfers according to prescribed requirements.
  • Prepare, review, and analyze monthly financial statements while assisting in the month-end, quarter-end, and year-end closing processes.
  • Produce reports for management and the board of directors on the approved annual reporting schedule and as requested.
  • Assist the Controller with financial decisions by monitoring accounting transactions and enforcing policies and procedures.
  • Assist the Financial Reporting Manager with the preparation of public reports and support schedules.
  • Help achieve budget objectives by analyzing variances and recommending corrective actions.
  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, reviewing professional publications, and participating in professional organizations.
  • Perform all other accounting duties as required.


Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or a related field required, Master’s degree preferred.
  • At least 5 years of financial accounting experience is required.
  • 2-3 years of related banking or finance work is preferred.


Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Self-motivated and hard working. Must be able to handle multiple functions simultaneously and operate in a high-pressure environment.
  • Highly skilled with financial and numeric data.
  • Strong proficiency with Microsoft Excel and general ledger software, preferably NetSuite.
  • Demonstrated knowledge in key regulatory financial areas.


Reporting Relationships:

This position reports directly to the VP, Controller.

Working Conditions:

Cubicle station working environment. Overtime may be required.

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  • Location
    Salt Lake City, Utah
  • Department
    255 - Accounting
  • Employment Type
  • Minimum Experience
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