Senior Supervisor, Accounting Operations in Itasca, Illinois
THE TEAM YOU WILL BE JOINING:
Top 25 U.S. digital financial services company committed to developing award-winning technology and services.
Named one of the top three fastest-growing banking brands in the U.S. in 2020.
Offers a full suite of products including mortgage lending, personal lending, and a variety of deposit and other banking products (savings, money-market, and checking accounts, certificates of deposit (CDs), and individual retirement accounts (IRAs)), self-directed and investment-advisory services, and capital for equity sponsors and middle-market companies.
Where permitted by applicable law, must have received or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccine by date of hire to be considered.
WHAT THEY OFFER YOU:
Fast paced, highly collaborative, teamwork-oriented environment
Make an immediate impact in this high visibility role
Market leading base salary and excellent benefits package to include 20 days PTO, 8-10% 401k match, tuition reimbursement, and much more
Top-notch leadership committed to developing people
Itasca, IL - Hybrid (3 days in office, 2 days remote)
WHAT YOU WILL DO:
Lead a team of accounting business analysts responsible for leading and participating in technology automation and process improvement initiatives, internal control monitoring, and various internal and external reporting.
Work closely with project managers to develop requirements, design, test and implement technology automation and process improvement initiatives.
Direct, review and approve project and process business requirements and testing results.
Analyze and evaluate business processes and recommend actions to streamline processes and improve operational efficiencies.
Design, prepare and/or review written procedures and process flows that meet internal control requirements.
Prepare or review internal control and financial information requests.
Oversee the development of meaningful Accounting Operations and project metrics.
Assist other departments as they develop strategies, establish objectives, and make decisions that impact Accounting Operations.
Develop staff by managing performance, setting goals, providing ongoing training and career planning, and maintaining strong associate relationships.
Partner with and monitor 3rd party service providers.
Develop strong relationships with internal and external business partners.
Perform or lead special projects as assigned.
HOW YOU ARE QUALIFIED:
Degree in Accounting or Finance
2+ years supervisory experience
Experience leading projects and process improvement initiatives
Experience with accounting systems (e.g. SAP, BlacklinePower BI)
Intermediate knowledge of Microsoft applications Word, PowerPoint, and Excel (vlookups, pivot tables)
Excellent Communication skills, both written and verbal
High level of interpersonal, critical thinking/analytical, and organization skills