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Accounting Associate III - 3DIRB in Buffalo, NY at M&T Bank

Date Posted: 5/23/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Buffalo, NY
  • Job Type:
    Accounting
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    5/23/2018
  • Job ID:
    3DIRB

Job Description

Basic Function 

As a member of the Mortgage Accounting Team, the incumbent will be responsible for processing a variety of general ledger transactions and preparing daily/monthly accounting reconciliations

Essential Position Responsibilities 

Responsible for processing various general ledger transactions and account reconciliations. Prepare month-end summaries and analysis related to originations accounting. Research and follow-up on reconciling and exception items. This will include interaction with other departments within the loan processing groups, mortgage funding and mortgage servicing . Maintain all necessary documentation. Work on projects as assigned, either individually or in a team environment. Work to implement workflow and process improvements. Ensure that all mortgage originations operations and procedures are properly and efficiently carried out.  Including daily, weekly, or monthly departmental reporting assignments. Provides guidance to junior staff on more complex issues. May assist analysts or perform analysis on a limited basis. Balances worksheet totals, reconciling transactions to ledger accounts. Performs other related duties and projects as requested. Works under general supervision.
Basic Qualifications
High school diploma or GED.

Three years combined higher education and/or relevant work experience.

Strong knowledge of utilized spreadsheet programs and department specific software.

Analytical and problem solving skills.

Ability to work under critical time constraints.

Strong math skills.

Ability to communicate effectively with all levels in the organization.

Ability to operate a 10-key calculator.

 

Ideal Qualifications

Associates degree or equivalent in work experience.

Two years of accounting and/or bookkeeping experience.

Prefer one (1) to two (2) years accounting and/or mortgage originations/servicing experience.

Strong computer skills to include creation, use, and manipulation of Excel spreadsheets, working knowledge of Empower, Black Knight OFCS, and Hogan are a plus.

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.