Accountant III

TCF Bank is seeking a skilled and professional Accountant III to join our team! Competitive pay, a comprehensive benefits plan, and opportunities for career advancement make this a career opportunity you won't want to miss. Plus, we offer an inclusive team-oriented work environment with the support you need to succeed. Join our team and experience the difference!

This position is responsible for assisting with the daily responsibilities within the Corporate Accounting team to ensure the accuracy and integrity of the financials.

Major Areas of Responsibility:

* Assist with month-end close process including preparing journal entries for recording activity to the general ledger and reviewing accounts to ensure completeness and accuracy.

* Prepare accurate and well supported daily and/or monthly account reconciliations.

* Lead the process for inter-company accounting and settlements.

* Prepare monthly/quarterly reporting to External/Regulatory reporting and internal management reporting teams.

* Complete audit requests as needed.

* Assist manager with process improvement initiatives including implementing new accounting systems.

* Proactively communicate with internal customers and foster collaboration between teams.

* Ensuring all procedures for role are thoroughly documented and making updates as necessary.

* Follow internal controls, policies and procedures when completing assigned duties.

* Perform other tasks as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications

Education

Required:

* Two years' post-secondary education or two years of customer service, operations, financial, or clerical work experience

Preferred:

* Four-year degree in Business, Finance, Accounting, Criminal Justice, Psychology, or related field

Work Experience/Skills:

Required:

* Strong analytical and decision-making skills

* Ability to work independently with limited direction from supervisor

* Proficient in the use of various desktop and internet-based applications (Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook)

* Strong verbal and written communication skills

* Ability to read, analyze, and interpret procedures and regulations

* Demonstrated ability to prioritize and complete workload in a timely, effective manner

* Attention to detail, accuracy, and strong organizational skills

Preferred:

* Basic knowledge of concepts, practices and compliance techniques for the financial services industry

* Strong understanding of TCF and/or retail banking operations

* Knowledge of Federal and State Regulations (Regulation CC, Uniform Commercial Code, Fair Credit Reporting Act, etc.)

About TCF

Established in 1923, TCF has maintained a strong foundation. TCF has over 340 branches in Minnesota, Illinois, Michigan, Colorado, Wisconsin, Arizona and South Dakota, providing retail and commercial banking services. TCF also conducts commercial leasing, indirect auto finance, and equipment finance business in all 50 states, and commercial inventory finance business in all 50 states and Canada.

Benefits

TCF encourages open employee communications and promotes from within whenever possible.

We offer competitive pay, a comprehensive benefits plan, and opportunities for career advancement. For more details on our benefits, click on the Employee Benefits link on our career page.

Proud to be an equal opportunity employer

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, or other status protected by applicable law. TCF is proud to be an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation.