The Controller will be responsible for the accurate and timely recording of financial transactions within the general ledger system, as well as the preparation of financial reports for appropriate stakeholders. This position will supervise the accounting staff within the department.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND BASIC DUTIES
Financial Recording and Reporting (35%)
o Manage the General Ledger System to ensure appropriateness of accounts
o Provide data driven information to other departments to serve as a resource to their success
o Ensure proper recognition of transactions at the account and department levels
o Prepare detailed monthly financial reports, including the income statement and balance sheet at the corporate and departmental levels
o Prepare and file Regulatory reports (Call Reports, FR_Y-9, etc.)
o Coordinate estimated bank income tax payments with tax advisor, and make required payments
o Assist with the preparation of the annual reports and providing financial data to external auditors
o Assist the CFO in budget preparation
o Serve as a member of ALCO and the REIT, and provide assistance with preparation of reports for meetings
o Provide leadership, direction, and training for the accounting staff
o Define goals and determine job duties
o Evaluate job performance and provide growth opportunities for staff
Financial Systems (20%)
o Oversee Fixed asset and accounts payable programs
o Administer the Fiserv FMS management system
o Provide oversight in the integration of general ledger, budget and interest rate risk management software
o Serve as Fedline EUAC / WireExchange security administrator
Other Duties (10%)
o Assist with data gathering for bank examinations
o Perform other duties as assigned
Proactively promote The Farmers Bank.
Assist internal and external customers to serve and exceed their expectations.
Accountable for all State and Federal regulations and bank policies/procedures that apply to your position and department.
Serve as a leader in supporting and setting the example for the Core Values and Customer Service Standards of The Farmers Bank.
Certified Public Accountant (CPA) – preferred. Specialized skills, Personal development and Leadership
Strong accounting and budgeting knowledge, and good knowledge of ITI. Accuracy, computer and supervisory knowledge are necessary.
At least five years of similar or related experience.
Must have good interpersonal skills. Should be detail-oriented and possess strong time management skills. Strong attention to due dates is a must.
This is a full-time officer position. Applications may be obtained on our website www.thefarmersbank.com. The Farmers Bank is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled. Benefits, 401(k) with match of 100% up to a 5% employee deferral.
CPA preferred but not required. At least five years of similar experience.
Telecommuting is allowed.
About The Farmers Bank
The Farmers Bank is a high performing community bank based out of Frankfort, IN. The bank has 10 offices within Clinton, Boone and Hamilton counties. We strive to find highly motivated and positive people to join our team.