POSITION SUMMARY: The Bank Controller position is responsible for the accounting and operations of the Bank. This includes the production of periodic financial reports, maintaining an adequate system of accounting records, and a comprehensive set of controls and budgets designed to mitigate risk, enhance the accuracy of the Bank’s reported financial results, and ensure the reported results comply with generally accepted accounting principles and financial reporting standards.
Responsible for managing the Accounting function:
Preparation of the monthly Director’s Report
Preparation of required quarterly regulatory reports
Preparation of worksheets to support the annual audit of financial statements
Preparation of customized reports from iVue (Core Processor Database) i.e. Asset/Liability Monthly Management Reports.
Oversees the fixed assets and depreciation schedules.
Oversees servicing of secondary market and purchase loans.
Primary liaison with Fiserv. Works with department leaders to direct processing activities of all applications with outsourced provider (Fiserv). Ensuring systems are set to best support FVSBank’s operations. Influences product choices and support implementation of new or upgraded products. Ensures annual Fiserv product reviews are scheduled and completed. Initiates contact between the Bank and core processing vendor regarding enhancements, fixes, software, maintenance and billing.
Liaison with Financial Auditors, internal auditors, and regulators.
Ensures internal controls are in place and functioning such as accounts payables, employee accounts, account reconciliations, financial statements, teller balancing, and wire transfer.
Provides back up support to information technology.
Supports CFO in review and development of financial policies.
Coaches and develops employees, including career development plans. Sets goals and evaluates individual performance of direct reports. Works with direct reports to build culture characterized by teamwork and high morale. Assures effective communication within the department. Regularly communicates goals and results.
Participates on Committee/Team assignments.
Bachelor’s degree with Business/Accounting emphasis or equivalent
CPA Designation preferred
3-5 years related banking experience and/or training
Equivalent combination of education or experience
Good verbal and written communication skills
Ability to motivate others
Analytical/synthesis/problem solving/decision making skills
Proven ability to develop processes and procedures
Ability to deal with customers and employees with tact, diplomacy and confidentiality
Leadership and management skills
The desire and ability to meet individual goals along with the ability to contribute in a team-- oriented environment to ensure department and organization wide goals are met
Desire and ability to abide by the Bank’s core values as outlined in the Strategic Plan
Updating and training staff on procedures
Ability to sit for extended periods of time
Ability to use a computer and other office equipment
FVSBank is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, gender identity, sexual orientation or protected veteran status
About Fox Valley Savings Bank
Fox Valley Savings Bank is a local financial partner to Northeastern Wisconsin, serving Fond du Lac, Oshkosh, Waupun and the surrounding communities. It began business in Fond du Lac, WI in 1934, focusing on providing a safe place for people to deposit their money and a trusted source for loans.