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Sr Accounting Specialist

Newark, Delaware

Job Description:

Multiple shifts available*

Responsible for the day to day resolution of complex operational accounting functions / issues including in depth analysis. The incumbent will take appropriate action based on process characteristics of extremely complex issues related to all operational accounting functions. Must be considered a subject matter expert in operational accounting policies and routines. Complex decisions are made based on analytical research and judgment. Requires extensive experience and must follow established procedures & guidelines while utilizing multiple systems & tools. Handles escalated situations that were unable to be resolved by the Accounting Specialist. Provides coaching and training to other associates. Ensures compliance with Federal and Bank Regulations. Excellent communication and follow up skills required. To appropriately investigate and decision issues, incumbent will interact with multiple business partners. Communication includes process education, operational accounting education, setting appropriate expectations or skillfully defusing the situation.

Initially you will be required to work from home and/or remotely in this role and will require the following: 
•         Internet Service Provider at home (no public WiFi or Internet)
•         Sufficient room to set up a laptop, monitor, keyboard and mouse
•         Comfortable space to work for a full shift 
•         Quiet, private and SECURE space in which to work

Required Skills:
Accounting  / Operations experience 
Previous experience with general ledger
Thorough understanding of debits and credits
Knowledge of card products
Ability to multi-task and meet specific performance goals 
Excellent problem solving skills 
Detailed oriented, self motivated, assertive 
Demonstrates ability to work flexible schedules and adapt quickly to change 
Demonstrates leadership skills consistently 
Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills 
Work well in a team environment as well as independently 
Must have a strong and positive work ethic and follow Bank of America’s core values 
Excellent research, analytical & decision making skills 
Proven meeting facilitation skills required 
Proficient skills utilizing MS Excel and PowerPoint
3-5 years of operational accounting experience along with working knowledge of processes to include applicable policies and regulations

Desired Skills:
Experience with various systems which may include: Recon Plus, PIX, eLedger, FDES, BOSS, Card IS, Content Navigator, MSS, BFT, Cashpro and TSYS


1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week: 


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Full time


Manages People: No

Travel: No


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Street Address

Primary Location:
655 Paper Mill Rd, DE, Newark, 19711