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Company Name:
Reliant Community Federal Credit Union
Approximate Salary:
68900.00 - 103.00 Per Year
Sodus, New York
United States
Position type:
Full Time
Experience level:
2 - 5 years
Education level:
Bachelor's Degree

Accounting Manager

Status: Salary/Exempt

Location: Sodus, New York *

* Disclaimer: Reliant headquarters are located at 10 Benton Place, Sodus, New York. The position will allow for some remote work flexibility; however, an in-person presence at our headquarters is expected.

Schedule: Monday - Friday. Must be flexible to meet current and future business needs.

General Summary:

Reliant Credit union, ranked one of Rochester's top mid-sized workplaces four years in a row, seeks an Accounting Manager to join our team.

This role is responsible for the accounting operations of the Credit Union. Those operations include overseeing the accuracy and timeliness of the accounting records, preparing internal and external financial reports, and maintaining a comprehensive set of internal controls.

The right candidate for this role believes in and exemplifies the Credit Union's mission statement and culture. They'll demonstrate respect for and maintain the respect of all Credit Union stakeholders, foster and advocate for a diverse and inclusive work environment while inspiring others to follow the Credit Union's vision for the future.

Reliant's benefits package includes:

  • 401k retirement plan
  • Paid leave time allowances
  • Employee life insurance
  • Access to our medical, dental, and vision plans

As an Accounting Manager at Reliant, you will:

  • Oversee accurate and efficient accounting operations, internal controls, and financial reporting for the Credit Union.
  • Work closely with the VP of Finance to ensure accounting estimates are accurate and well-supported.
  • Maintain a documented system of accounting internal controls, policies, and procedures.
  • Manage the accuracy and productivity of the daily activities of accounts payable, accounts receivable, fixed asset records, and general accounting.
  • Effectively apply management practices in leading the work of assigned personnel—exercise managerial leadership duties.

Required Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities for our Accounting Manager position:

  • Knowledge:
  • Advanced knowledge and understanding of GAAP and accounting principles, terms, and guidelines.
  • Thorough knowledge of financial institution accounting concepts, practices, and financial reports.
  • Skills:
  • Excellent management and supervisory skills.
  • Proficient in accounting and general ledger software.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite or similar software.
  • Strong planning, organization, and time management skills, with the ability to meet deadlines.
  • Ability to:
  • Maintain and promote the credit union's culture and organizational goals.
  • Work independently and collaborate cross-functionally, supporting an overall team effort.
  • Remain calm and maintain a professional demeanor when dealing with difficult situations.
  • Perform in a fast-paced, multi-task work environment.
  • Minimum Training & Experience for the Accounting Manager Role:

    1. Bachelor's degree in accounting or finance from an accredited college or university.

    2. Five (5) years of prior experience leading an accounting department, preferably in a credit union/banking environment or public accounting environment.

    3. Preferred experience:

    a. Certified Public Accountant designation or track.

    Physical Requirements include the ability to:

    1. Ability to:

    a. Communicate effectively in person and via telephone, video conferencing, email, and written documents.

    b. Lift and move objects up to 20 pounds.

    c. Travel throughout a two-story building, including stair climbing and descent and/or elevator operation.

    d. Work a flexible work schedule, which may require early mornings, late evenings, and/or weekends.

    2. Must be capable of regular, reliable, and timely attendance.

    Candidates considered for hire are subject to credit and other employment reference checks.

    Reliant Community Federal Credit Union is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer, AA Disability/Veteran. If you are interested in applying for employment and need special assistance or an accommodation to apply for a posted position, contact our Human Resources department via phone at 800-724-9282 or email at

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