The Systems Accounting Manager will manage the functional ownership of Bank’s financial accounting systems including PeopleSoft General Ledger, Accounts Payable, and Asset Management modules. This role will partner with Information Technology to ensure timely and accurate monthly financial close process; assist with acquisitions and mergers; liaise with audit and regulatory agencies; and play a key role in the overall accuracy and completeness of the Banks financial results. The manager will lead the System Accounting team and act as a liaison between business stakeholders and Information Technology to ensure appropriate control, design, documentation, and change management of all processes and enhancements to the financial accounting systems.Basic qualifications:
Bachelor degree with a minimum of 8 years accounting and/or computer science experience including 4 years in a management or leadership role.
5+ years of PeopleSoft Financials (PeopleSoft FSCM) experience.
Demonstrated experience leading a team of functional systems analysts
Experience either implementing or performing upgrades to an ERP
Ability to effectively manage assigned personnel and motivate and lead the associates to willingly achieve desired results.
Strong organizational skills with a high attention to detail and analytical skills.
Ability to manage multiple priorities effectively while meeting deadlines.
Ability to handle confidential and proprietary information.
Strong oral and written communication skills.
Previous leadership for technical implementation.
Working knowledge of the Development Life Cycle (SDLC), etc.
Knowledgeable of financial system designs.