Sr Accountant, SEC Reporting
OverviewCustomers Bank, recently named by Forbes magazine as the 35th Best Bank in America (there are over 5,700 banks in the United States!), has an exciting opportunity for a Sr. Accountant, SEC Reporting and Accounting Policy.The Sr. Accountant, SEC Reporting and Accounting Policy is responsible for assisting in the preparation of quarterly and annual SEC filings, quarterly earnings releases, and with assisting in preparation or review of XBRL tagging. The position will also provide assistance with analyzing new accounting pronouncements and policies related to new banking initiatives. In addition, this person will play a key role in assisting with accounting policy implementation projects, gathering information for external audits and reviews, and other projects as assigned. We are looking for a dynamic individual that is extremely flexible and who thrives in a high pressure and deadline intensive environment.ResponsibilitiesAssist with the preparation of financial reports – quarterly 10Q's and annual 10K filed with the SEC, and quarterly earnings releases, including preparation of supporting work papers and analyses supporting the financial statementsAssist in preparation or review of XBRL tagging.Research and explain quarterly and year to date fluctuations in income and balance sheet accounts for consideration in earnings releases.Assist in analyzing pending accounting pronouncements and documenting potential impact to financial statement disclosures.Assist in developing accounting policies for new bank initiatives.Assist in preparation of the annual proxy statement and other ad hoc registration statements.Assist in preparation of materials as part of the annual external audits and regulatory exams.Qualifications3–5 years of related accounting/finance experience, preferably in a publicly traded banking or financial services environment.An undergraduate degree from accredited University in Accounting or Finance, or equivalent.CPA designation, candidacy or graduate degree a plus but not required.Knowledge of Generally Accepted Accounting Principles.Strong analytic skills.Strong all around technical skills. This includes, but is not limited to MS Office products (Excel, Word).Ability to work in a fast paced, demanding and rapidly changing environment.Strong verbal and written communication skills.Customers Bank Culture:At Customers Bank, we believe in working hard, working smart, working together, and having fun to deliver memorable customer experiences. Our vision, mission, and values guide us along our path to achieve excellence. Passion, attitude, creativity, integrity, alignment, and execution are cornerstones of our behaviors. They define who we are as an organization and as individuals. Everyone is encouraged to have personal development plans. By doing so, our team members are on their way to achieve their highest potential and be successful in their personal and professional lives.Customers Bank will provide consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex/ gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.VEVRAA Federal Contractor, seeking priority referral of qualified protected veterans.