Chicago – Controller (106914)

Carol has been an Accountant / Controller for 12 years and enjoys all elements of bank accounting and finance.

She is seeking an opportunity with a Chicago area bank.

Carol’s career skills as an Accountant / Controller include:

  • Directly reported to the CFO to assist, propose and implements efficient and effective accounting processes and procedures in accordance with GAAP
  • Responsible for managing all accounting functions including general ledger balancing, accounts payable, payroll, fixed assets, financial statements preparation and the month-end close process
  • Led the conversion of the bank’s core processor and accounting systems from FIS to FISERV
  • Trained personnel on a variety of accounting and reporting systems, on transaction mapping and report designing
  • Reported the bank’s financials with supporting in-depth schedules via the Call Report and SEC required 10-Q and 10-K
  • Coordinated the bank’s audits by acting as liaison between internal management and internal and external auditors
  • Performed financial and cost benefit analysis on proposed expenditures towards new or improved products, services, and system
  • Reviewed and maintained a $100 million investment security portfolio
  • Decreased labor costs by implementing new procedures to enhance the department’s workflow while maintaining a high level of accuracy.

Carol is asking for a base salary minimum of $72K.

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