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Accountant Financial Analyst II - 3DIYY in Buffalo, NY at M&T Bank

Date Posted: 6/6/2018

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Job Description

FUNCTION:

As a member of the Mortgage Accounting team, the employee will act in both a leadership and analyst capacity.  The position involves responsibility for preparing and reviewing various general ledger transactions, preparing accounting reconciliations and providing financial analyses as required.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:

Review various accounting transactions, which are required to properly account for mortgage loans serviced by M&T Bank.  Communicate with other departments within M&T Bank regarding various exception items as they arise.  Work very closely with CAM, Retail Servicing, Accounting Policy and General Accounting.  Participate in the month end close process, by recording required transactions and providing variance analyses.  Participate in acquisition/conversion related work as necessary.  Evaluate, recommend and work to implement workflow and process improvements.

NATURE AND SCOPE:

The position works independently under low to moderate supervision.

The position has significant contact with other internal bank departments as well as with internal and external auditors.

MANAGERIAL/SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITY:

None

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED:

Bachelor’s degree or in lieu of a degree, a combined minimum of 6 years higher education and/or work experience, including a minimum of 2 years accounting, audit, or financial institution experience.

PC skills with thorough knowledge of Excel and other software programs utilized by department.

IDEAL QUALIFICATIONS PREFERRED:

Strong analytical ability and creative problem solving skills.

Detail oriented.

Demonstrated oral and written communication skills.

Good organizational skills.

Flexibility to support multiple business lines.

Knowledge of GAAP.

Good customer service and teamwork skills.

Ability to work under time constraints.

ABOUT M&T

At M&T, we strive to be the best place our employees ever work, the best bank our customers ever do business with and the best investment our shareholders ever make. So when looking to advance your career, look to M&T. As a top 20 US bank holding company and one of the best performing regional banks in the country, we offer a wide range of performance based career development opportunities for talented professionals. And through our longstanding tradition of careful, conservative and consistent management and a strong commitment to the communities we serve, we continue to grow with a focus on the future.

M&T Bank Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
M&T Bank Corporation does not sponsor individuals for the purpose of obtaining H-1 Visas.
M&T Bank Corporation has policies and procedures in place to promote a drug free workplace.