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Staff Accountant - Financial Institution Team

Staff Accountant – Financial Institution Auditor


Varney & Associates, CPA’s, LLC has an excellent career opportunity for a Staff accountant interested in the financial institution industry to become a key business partner with our clients. As a Staff Accountant, you will perform compliance, audit, and consulting engagements for financial institutions. Join our growing and successful firm where you are offered opportunities to build your skills in a supportive environment. If you enjoy working on a team with talented and knowledgeable individuals that care about their clients and enjoy their work – Varney’s is the place for you. Our Financial Institution team boasts tremendous growth, variety in the workday, great benefits, and advancement opportunities!


Duties & Responsibilities

  • Perform compliance reviews, bank and trust director’s examinations, loan reviews, and financial statement audits.
  • Perform Internal control reviews, assist with regulatory filings, strategic planning, merger and acquisition projects, and other consulting projects.
  • Maintain an exceptional relationship with clients to increase customer happiness and working with client management and staff at all levels to perform audit services.
  • Collaborate with your audit team to identify and resolve client issues discovered during the audit process.
  • Research and analyze financial statements and audit issues utilizing electronic databases and employing audit software to review and compile financial information.
  • Actively engage with key client management to collect information, resolve audit-related problems, and make recommendations for business and process improvements.


Requirements & Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance or business or equivalent experience
  • CPA license preferred, but not required
  • Demonstrate competency in technical skills, work quality, and application of professional and Firm standards.
  • Build client relationship and maintains smooth working relationships
  • Highly motivated individual with ability to multitask and complete assignments within budget and deadlines
  • Ability to work independently but also collaborate, as a team, with owners and staff
  • Act as a trusted advisor to clients adhering to strict confidentiality
  • Excellent analytical, interpersonal, oral and written communication skills
  • Professionalism, reliability and integrity
  • Financial institution knowledge accounting or regulatory experience a plus
  • Flexibility to travel on a regular basis to out-of-town clients and ability to work additional hours as needed
  • Proficient in Windows-based computers and Microsoft Office programs
  • Ability to perform several tasks concurrently with ease and professionalism
  • Financial institution knowledge accounting or regulatory experience a plus
  • Desire for a long-term career to grow with us in our Manhattan, Kansas office


Benefits & Compensation

We offer an excellent compensation package, commensurate with education, experience and professional development including:

  • Comprehensive health and dental coverage
  • 401(k) participation
  • Work Life balance, flexible scheduling
  • Paid Time off
  • Paid Holidays
  • AD&D
  • Life Insurance
  • Supplemental Insurance available
  • Flexible spending Account (FSA)
  • Health Savings Account (HSA)
  • Professional development & Continuing Education
  • Membership dues to professional & civic organizations
  • Firm paid disability insurance plan
  • Wellness benefit
  • Performance bonuses

Benefit Conditions – waiting period may apply

COVID-19 considerations:
We follow CDC and Riley County Health Department Guidelines regarding Covid-19 in our operation to keep our employees and clients as safe as possible.