At First Republic, we care about our people. We offer extraordinary client service in private banking, private business banking, and private wealth management. Founded in 1985, we believe that personal connections are everything and our success is driven by the relationships we form with our colleagues and clients. You’ll always feel empowered and valued at First Republic.
Incredible teams doing exceptional work, every day.
In Accounting, we’re responsible for recording and reconciling financial transactions, processing vendor payments, processing payroll, calculating and remitting taxes. We also produce external and internal financial reports and interpret accounting guidance.
Manager, Accounting Technology and Business Support
Duties and Responsibilities
The Manager, Accounting Technology and Business Support, will be part of the Accounting Financial Systems Support (AFSS) team. This role will closely partner with operational Accounting teams as it relates to improving Accounting systems, processes, and data. This individual will support process and technology improvements and contributing to key departmental and corporate initiatives supporting various Accounting teams. This role should have “client servicing” mindset with high degree of curiosity to understand all aspects of a business process to be able to identify improvement opportunities and translate them to actionable initiatives. The new team member will “own” requirement gathering and support design and technical enablement of identified improvements, furthering effective use of existing technology to minimize inefficiencies, drive data insights and improve controls. In addition to driving new process and technical capabilities, this individual will have responsibility for supporting certain sustaining process/technology activities. The individual must thrive in a deadline-oriented and fast-paced environment and have a passion for continuous improvement.
What you’ll do as Manager, Accounting Technology and Business Support:
8+ years of experience in designing, implementing, and supporting accounting and finance technology solutions for such processes as General Ledger Accounting, Accounts Payable and Fixed Asset Accounting. Ideally this individual gathered this experience working in the Financial Services industry in application implementation and support role. To thrive and succeed within this unique culture and work environment, candidates must demonstrate humility, innate curiosity, and openness to new ideas/approaches. They must be hard working, confident, and goal oriented.
You could be a great fit if you have:
Professional certifications in the fields of Technology, Accounting or Project Management are a plus
Own your work and your career — apply now
Are you willing to go the extra mile because you love what you do and how you can contribute as a team? Do you want the freedom to grow and the opportunity to take charge of your own career? If so, then come join us.
We want hard working team players. You’ll have the independence to learn, lead and drive change. A culture of extraordinary service, empowerment and stability — that’s the First Republic way.
We believe that a diverse range of backgrounds and ideas has and will continue to be fundamental to the future success of First Republic.
If you are curious to learn more about this opportunity, we'd love to hear from you.
This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Employee may perform other related duties as assigned to meet the ongoing needs of the organization. The Company is an equal opportunity employer. In this regard, the Company makes reasonable accommodations for qualified applicants and employees with disabilities in order to enable them to perform all essential job functions, unless doing so creates an undue hardship.
First Republic is subject to federal laws that restrict the employment of individuals with certain types of criminal histories, including FDIA Section 19 and FINRA. To the extent not inconsistent with our obligations under those federal laws and regulations, First Republic will consider qualified candidates with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the Los Angeles and San Francisco ban-the-box laws.
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