AVP of Finance – To $120K – Denver, CO – Job # 2976

Who We Are

The Symicor Group is a boutique talent acquisition firm based in Lincolnshire, IL & San Antonio, TX. Our nationally unique value proposition centers around providing the very best available banking and accounting talent. In fact, most of our recruiters are former bankers or accountants themselves!

We know how to evaluate the very best banking and accounting talent available in the market. Whether you are a candidate seeking a new opportunity or a bank or company president trying to fill an essential position, The Symicor Group stands ready to deliver premium results for you.

The Position

Our bank client is seeking to fill an AVP of Finance role in the Denver, CO market. This selected candidate will be responsible for developing financial forecasts, budget variance reports, profitability reports, and other monthly and quarterly financial management reports for management, ALCO, and the Board of Directors.

This position includes a generous salary of up to $120K and a full benefits package. (This is not a remote position).

AVP of Finance responsibilities include:

  • Managing all aspects of budgeting, forecasting, financial analysis, and related complex financial systems.
  • Developing the annual and long-term operating and capital expenditure budgets for the organization.
  • Providing advice and recommendations on all aspects of the assigned budget area to cost center managers.
  • Reviewing financial statements and related comprehensive analysis for variances and trends.
  • Performing economic/financial research and analysis utilizing a broad range of environmental and business data for use in the development of business strategies.
  • Collaborating with lines of business to understand financial reporting needs and develop effective financial data and reports from various systems.
  • Identifying and analyzing the reasons for variances in actual results compared to budgets and forecasts and making recommendations to management for corrective action.
  • Monitoring data integrity of financial systems ensuring accuracy in data mapping and data setups with sufficient detail for analysis on key business lines, and ensuring updates to software, files, or systems are verified to avoid reporting errors.
  • Working with IT to develop and improve data management and reporting capabilities in line with organizational needs.
  • Administering, maintaining, and utilizing software resources for financial management, working closely with all financial systems including ALM, ProfitStar, and PROFITability software programs.
  • Leading or assisting on projects of moderate to high scope and complexity including cross-functional projects.
  • Supervising and providing guidance to direct reports and ensuring all system and reporting activities and processes have a backup.
  • Hiring, training, scheduling, performance appraisals, merit reviews, goals, coaching, morale, and disciplinary actions of direct reports.
  • Assuming responsibility for related duties as required or assigned.

Who Are You?

You’re someone who wants to influence your own development. You’re looking for an opportunity where you can pursue your interests and your passion. Where a job title is not considered the final definition of who you are, but merely the starting point for your future.

You also bring the following skills and experience:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Business, Accounting, or related field or equivalent experience.
  • Advanced degree or professional designation/certification (i.e., CPA, CMA, CFA) desirable.
  • Five years to eight years of similar or related experience, in an advanced finance or accounting position in the financial services industry.
  • Three or more years of experience directly supervising personnel.
  • Budgeting, forecasting, and financial analysis experience required.
  • Demonstrated leadership skills including the ability to motivate and/or influence others and obtain cooperation.
  • Proficiency in the use of financial systems, databases, and related computer applications.
  • Strong communication skills in listening, writing, and speaking.

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