Staff Accountant

Market USA Federal Credit Union
Currently seeking a candidate with accounting experience and strong numbers skills to fill a full-time position in our Accounting/EFT Department in our Laurel Office. 

Base Pay Range: $40,000 - $55,000 Annually (based on experience)

Position Requirements:

Education/Certifications
Associate’s degree (AA) in Accounting or related field or combination of education and experience. Knowledge of GAAP recommended.

Experience
Two years of prior experience performing general accounting functions in an office environment including data collection, verification, compilation, report preparation, and coordination of related activities. Require experience in researching and resolving accounting issues. Experience in the banking or credit union industry a plus.

Computer Experience
Candidate must possess excellent spreadsheet skills to understand and apply complex formulas. Candidate should have strong PC skills including word-processing, database, internet & e-mail

You must have:
• Ability to prioritize work and complete assignments on time
• Ability to work independently, and as a part of a team
• A fanatical attention to detail
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Ability to deal with objections professionally
• Naturally curious and passionate
• Complete assignments with no errors
• Ability and desire to work in a fast paced environment
• Analytical and problem-solving skills
• Self-motivated
• Ability to report to work regularly while only taking scheduled time off
• Previous accounting experience OR a strong interest in an accounting career

Position Responsibilities
• Accurate and timely monthly reconciliation of General Ledger accounts & be able to resolve outstanding items.
• Working on month-end Closing Process
• Maintains fixed assets accounting system & pre-paids schedules
• Responsible for ATM & vault reconciliations.
• Processes Accounts payable as scheduled by coding invoices, printing checks & mailing payments.
• Process charged off loans each month.
• Participates in audits & special projects regularly.
• Assists in ordering debit cards and processing card reissues.
• Serves as back up to other assigned functions such as: ACH, share draft and debit card job duties & functions and Wire transfer verifications.
• Assists front office as well as Member Service Department with balancing issues, official check issues as and when necessary.
• Performs other special projects and other duties as assigned by your supervisor

Company Info:

Market USA FCU was formed in 1953 and is focused on improving the financial lives of its members. Market USA FCU offers a highly competitive compensation program with benefits that include the following:

• Generous Paid Leave - Vacation/Sick/Personal leave and holidays
• Healthcare, Dental, Vision
• 401K Retirement plan with employer match up to 5%.
• Paid Long Term Disability benefits
• Casual Back Office Dress – Wear Jeans everyday!
• Special Employee Banking Discounts & Benefits
• Special Accommodations (Laurel Staff) for school-age children off school during school year
• Bring Your Pet Policy!
• Career advancement opportunities
• Fun place to work!
• Market USA FCU is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Application Instructions:
To apply for this position, send resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to: jobs@marketusafcu.com, or you can mail the information to: 8871 Gorman Road, Laurel, MD 20723.