Performs a variety of accounting and financial control functions in conformance with established Bank strategies, policies and procedures. Assists in the management of the accounting and finance functions within a mutual holding company corporate infrastructure
All managers of BankNewport are expected to support Bank wide efforts designed to understand, measure, monitor, reduce, control and report risk in the most efficient and cost-effective manner. Risk management includes but is not limited to compliance risk, credit risk, liquidity risk, market risk, operations risk and systems risk as well as attention to physical building safety and security.
In conjunction with risk management, this individual is responsible for the creation, completion, or on-going maintenance of Control Assessment Documents (CAD’s). This may include creating or modifying internal control policies and procedures, flowcharts, narratives or checklists in an effort to continuously update and improve the CAD’s. Continuous review of internal controls and identification of risks are expected.
Performs any functions necessary, within scope of authority and expertise, to provide the highest level of service and responsiveness to customers.
The following specialized responsibilities may be assigned to a particular position incumbent and not performed by all incumbents:
Bachelors Degree in Accounting or Finance. Five to seven years related experience. Knowledge of various financial accounting systems and software applications such as Microsoft Office Excel and Word. Good communication, organizational and analytical skills. Must be adaptable and able to work well in a changing environment. Problem solving and reasoning skills are essential. An innovative and entrepreneurial mindset is a plus. Must observe confidentiality, handle multiple concurrent tasks and deal with interruptions. Attendance in office during normal business hours (at minimum) may be required in order to effectively coordinate with multiple departments, projects and outside entities.