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Accounting Associate I - Investor Reporting - 3DKRO in Buffalo, NY at M&T Bank

Date Posted: 9/14/2018

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Job Description

Completes a variety of basic clerical accounting duties and prepares routine investor reports and remittances or investor, Bank and general ledger reconciliations in compliance with investor guidelines or Bank policies.
Complete timely and accurate reporting or reconciliation of mortgage portfolio activity to various private and/or agency investors to mitigate financial and reputational risks in accordance with investor servicing agreements and guidelines.
Gather and research data to prepare routine investor accounting reports including daily, weekly and/or monthly departmental reporting assignments, remittances or Bank reconciliations.
With assistance, complete research to resolve reconciliation reporting discrepancies as needed.
Communicate with Group Leader and investors to assist in resolution of routine inquiries and/or issues.
Update procedures due to changes in process or investor requirements as required, with input from Group Leader.
Adhere to established policies, procedures and limits focusing on observable breaches in Corporate Risk policies.
Understand and adhere to the Company’s risk and regulatory standards, policies and controls in accordance with the Company’s Risk Appetite. Identify risk-related issues needing escalation to management.
Promote an environment that supports diversity and reflects the M&T Bank brand.
Maintain M&T internal control standards, including timely implementation of internal and external audit points together with any issues raised by external regulators as applicable.
Complete other related duties as assigned.
Nature & Scope:
This position works under direct supervision.
Required Qualifications:
High school diploma or equivalent (GED) and a minimum of 2 years’ work experience
Effective communication skills
Prior experience working under critical time constraints
Good organizational skills
Strong math skills
Preferred Qualifications:
Associates degree
Knowledge of pertinent software products, including spreadsheet software
Minimum of 2 years’ accounting, banking and/or bookkeeping experience


We encourage candidates with relevant military experience to apply.

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.