Accountant

Sooper Credit Union

5005 W 60th Ave

Arvada, CO 80003

USA

Position Description

Summary
Supporting the financial management and operations of the credit union through the maintenance of accounting records and reports within the guidelines of GAAP, NCUA, Federal, and State Regulations. To participate in reporting a set of monthly financial statements that are provided in both an accurate and timely manner. To provide full-performance support in the delivery of all accounting efforts. To ensure accounting records are consistently maintained and with the utmost accuracy. 

Requirements
Essential Job Responsibilities
• Perform all essential functions within the Accounting/Back Office Support department timely and accurately. These functions include, but are not limited to:  

  • Analyze and maintain third party reports and reconciliations;
  • Analyze and maintain credit union cash accounts and reconciliations;
  • Analyze and maintain fixed assets and prepaid registers and reconciliations;
  • Perform daily, weekly, and monthly journal entries for account records ensuring accuracy;
  • Reconcile and maintain assigned general ledger account – reconcile daily, weekly and/or monthly as directed ensuring accuracy.;
  • Reconcile finance discrepancies by collecting and analyzing account and general ledger information, noting or clearing any discrepancies. 

• Provides assistance and problem solving for accounting department employees while keeping the Director of Finance informed.
• Suggest and assists in implementing procedural changes to increase efficiency and/or quality of processes and service.
• Provides quality service to staff members in all departments and to outside sources in a timely manner to resolve problems.
• Maintain SCU knowledge and skills to able to respond to account and member needs when necessary.

Job Qualifications
Education:
• Bachelor’s Degree Required, preferably in Accounting or Finance

Experience:
• 3 to 5 years of similar or related roles
• Must understand financial statements and general ledger accounts, as well as an understanding of GAAP and FASB. 
• Must be able to comply with rules, regulations and laws as applicable to all functions of the accounting department and Sooper   Credit Union, including NCUA rules and regulations. 
• Proficiency with PC and applicable software, MS Word, SCU Data Processing System. 
• Must have intermediate to advance skills with MS Excel.  
• Credit Union experience a plus
 

Knowledge, Skill, and Ability:
• Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills with the ability to work with technical and non-technical staff and management.
• Strong analytical, financial modeling and reporting skills and problem-solving skills.
• Knowledge of and ability to implement best practices in the management of computer systems and business applications.
• Must understand financial statements and general ledger accounts, as well as an understanding of GAAP and FASB.
• Must be able to comply with rules, regulations, and laws as applicable to all functions of the accounting department and Sooper Credit Union, including NCUA rules and regulation

This is a full-time, non-exempt position with an hourly rate of $23.12- $28.90, which can be adjusted based on experience, education and qualifications. 

If you think you are the superhero to bring unforgettable experiences to our members and help grow a thriving organization, please apply. We appreciate your interest in employment and look forward to meeting you! 

How to Apply

Apply on Sooper Credit Union's website: https://soopercu.org/current-openings/

Job Position Type
Staff
Application Deadline
Aug. 20, 2021