Director, Accounting Policy
Date ActiveJun 8, 2023 4:43:33 PM
Hours Per Week40
Location145 Bank Street-NH501
Job Description/ Requirements
If you’re looking for a meaningful career, you’ll find it here at Webster. Founded in 1935, our focus has always been to put people first--doing whatever we can to help individuals, families, businesses and our colleagues achieve their financial goals. As a leading commercial bank, we remain passionate about serving our clients and supporting our communities. Integrity, Collaboration, Accountability, Agility, Respect, Excellence are Webster’s values, these set us apart as a bank and as an employer.
Come join our team where you can expand your career potential, benefit from our robust development opportunities, and enjoy meaningful work!
The Accounting Policy Director is responsible for the research, interpretation and application of current and pending accounting policy to determine proper treatment with US GAAP. This person will monitor and proactively play a leadership role, internally and externally, in new potential accounting guidance and its implication on the firm and broader industry. This role is responsible for maintaining oversight of the adoption and compliance with any new accounting policies and will play a critical role in reviewing SEC and other regulatory filings to ensure accurate and policy compliant filings.
In this position, you will be an important business partner with deal teams and senior executives on new business transactions and other opportunities to ensure appropriate consideration of technical accounting ramifications and impact on the firm’s financial statements.
Moreover, this person will work with key stakeholders to ensure accounting process risks have been identified, assessed, and documented in accordance with SOX requirements. This includes assisting with risk control analyses, process flows and matrices necessary to support management’s internal control actions, particularly in connection with key accounting estimates.
EDUCATION, EXPERIENCE & SKILLS
The estimated salary range for this position is $135,000USD to $165,000USD. Actual salary may vary up or down depending on job-related factors which may include knowledge, skills, experience, and location. In addition, this position is eligible for incentive compensation.