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Staff Accountant - 3DFNO in Wilmington, DE at M&T Bank

Date Posted: 2/13/2018

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Staff Accountant Wilmington Trust Wilmington, DE   Basic Function Responsible for the management, planning and coordination of the client accounts within the assigned unit.   Essential Position Responsibilities Responsible for the management, planning and coordination of client accounts within the assigned unit. Processes day-to-day transactions including cash disbursements, cash receipts, cash transfers and journal entries. Manages cash flow and provides analysis of cash flow for client accounts. Oversees monthly accounting functions including account reconciliations and preparation of work papers and financial reporting. Participates in the development and implementation of department goals. Performs other related assignments as requested by management.   Nature and Scope The incumbent is responsible for an assigned accounting area of a Division. Works under moderate supervision. Interacts with internal contacts and other M&T departments; external contact with client assistants and client vendors.   Supervisory Responsibility Contribute to the training of staff to aid them in performing their regular duties and responsibilities. Develop and promote strong capabilities in work paper preparation and documentation, data verification and proofreading.   Basic Qualifications Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or Business related field or in lieu of a degree, four years relevant experience with an additional three years accounting / finance experience.  
Preferred Qualifications: CPA or CPA candidate
4 years’ accounting / finance experience with a financial institution  
Technical Skills Basic: Solid knowledge of personal computers and accounting software. Knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite and departmental software. Ideal: Advanced use of MS Excel.  Experience with scanning software and Datafaction general ledger system.   Other Job Information Moderate analytical and problem-solving skills Works independently Decisiveness Strong interpersonal skills Set examples for others Takes initiative to develop and improve skills Ability to work under pressure Excellent written and verbal communication skills Good organizational skills Familiar with GAAP Customer service Teamwork Strong work ethic Maintains professional appearance Is reliable Highly flexible Asks for help when necessary   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.       

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