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Associate Accoutant/Payroll Processing 6/28/2018

MidAtlantic Farm Credit Westminster, MD

Westminster, MD
AJE Ref #
Job Classification
Full Time
Job Type
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Associates Degree


POSITION SUMMARY: Performs a wide range of advanced accounting and data entry tasks. Provides accounting support to association branch offices. Mentor and assist with training of staff.
Accounting functions which may include but are not limited to:
Payroll administration
Participate in annual budget process
Association system and banking securities
Accounts payable, expense report processing and vendor maintenance
Equity maintenance
Tax transactions
GFX wire verification
Analysis and posting of transactions to various systems
Voiding and replacing of disbursement checks
Provides prompt and courteous support to association branches and employees regarding various accounting matters and inquiries.
Other duties and projects as assigned by management.
Review and reconciliation of various reports and accounts. Responsible for the identification, research, correction and documentation of all items reported. Preparation of necessary journal entries to ensure general ledger accuracy.
Other department personnel back-up responsibilities and duties as assigned.

Education and/or experience equivalent to an Associate Degree in Accounting, Business Administration or related field.
Five or more years of general accounting, bookkeeping, and payroll experience.
Excellent organizational skills with the ability to simultaneously work on multiple projects/assignments and meet deadlines.
Possess sufficient communications skills, both written and oral to represent the Association in a professional manner. Ability to initiate, organize and prioritize work required. Maintains confidentiality in all matters.
Advanced skills in the use of the following applications: Excel, Access, payroll and general ledger.
Advanced understanding of Association operating policies and procedures.
Ability to work independently under general supervision.
Problem solving and decision-making. Must possess analytical skills that are inherently required in an accounting/financial environment. Must possess problem-solving skills necessary to solve routine to complex accounting problems and make routine decisions.
Travel to/from other branch offices, associations, AgFirst and other facilities.

Job Benefits

  • Dental Insurance
  • Flexible Benefits
  • Health Insurance
  • Holidays
  • Life Insurance
  • 401K / Retirement Plan
  • Sick Leave
  • Vacation
  • Vision Insurance