American State Bank & Trust

8111 E. 32nd St. N.
Wichita , KS

Financial Controller

American State Bank & Trust
Wichita, KS Full-time
Posted on September 11, 2018

This position works closely with the CFO and is responsible for the accounting operations. This includes the production of periodic financial reports, maintenance of an adequate system of accounting records, and a comprehensive set of controls and budgets designed to mitigate risk, enhance the accuracy of the company's reported financial results, and ensure that reported results comply with generally accepted accounting principles.

Controller Responsibilities:

  • Supervises the accounting staff
  • Maintain a documented system of accounting policies and procedures
  • Maintain the general ledger and oversee balancing of general ledger accounts
  • Ensure the financial statements are accurate
  • Manage month-end and year-end process
  • Manage the production of the annual budget and forecasts
  • Oversee accounts payable system and processing
  • Input general ledger entries for account changes and month-end processing
  • Manage weekly and quarterly regulatory reporting
  • Prepare monthly reports for management and the Board of Directors
  • Review current procedures for opportunities for continued efficiency
  • Work with Bank vendors, outside accountants and consultants

Knowledge, skills and ability requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • At least 5+ years banking experience
  • At least 2+ years of supervisory experience
  • Strong foundation of accounting rules, regulations, policies and procedures in the financial services industry
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Advanced Microsoft Office skills