Accounting Software Specialist

Southington, CT, USA Req #358
Friday, March 26, 2021
Who we are...
COCC delivers complete enterprise processing solutions to financial institutions throughout the northeastern United States. Listed among American Banker's FinTech 100 and the Inc. 5,000 fastest growing companies in the nation, COCC inspires the industry with innovation and top quality support. Designated as a Top Workplace in Connecticut, COCC recognizes employees as the core of our success! COCC offers a progressive training program to support employees in personal and professional development. 

What we need…

COCC is looking for an Accounting Software Specialist (Banking) to join our team! This role is primarily responsible for financial systems implementations and upgrades. This individual will assist in providing support for advanced system issues and the continual troubleshooting, upgrading and enhancements of COCC’s financial systems. While part of the team, this person will maintain an in depth knowledge of COCC’s financial applications and functions as a subject matter expert in one or more areas of the applications. This person works with clients to understand their needs while providing solutions that map client requirements to system functionality and process improvements.
 

What’s in it for you…

All of the benefits you’d expect from an award winning employer plus:

  • A customized training plan to successfully onboard you through your first year
  • A robust employee training and development program
  • Generous PTO offering as well as competitive pay and benefits
  • On-site fitness center
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • One on one career coaching
  • Financial planning assistance with certified professionals
  • Fun employee events such as company outings, trivia, sports leagues, wellness events
  • Peer recognition programs

 What you’ll do…

  • Gather and review data necessary to understand functional and technical requirements as they apply to system implementations
  • Analyze client’s business practices while working to determine how they can be supported and enhanced by COCC’s financial applications
  • Conduct client meetings with all levels of staff and management, including executive representation
  • Educate clients on business process improvements that may increase efficiency through the use of COCC’s technology solutions
  • Review legacy system functionality to better understand our customer needs and to perform routine data extractions
  • Document internal procedures and methodologies used to implement financial systems
  • Support clients with financial analysis, management reporting, regulatory reporting, financial forecasting and other advances finance issues
  • Maintain and support the production cycles related to Oracle Financials and Insight
  • Perform and support various account reconciliations
  • Handle a high volume of calls while keeping other projects on track with their scheduled timelines
  • Perform training needs assessments, manage and contribute to the creation of training curriculums; Execute training programs for our clients and internal customers
  • Create requirements and test improved system functionality that meets the evolving business needs of our clients

 

What you’ll bring…

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance or equivalent experience
  • Minimum five years of experience in banking with a focus on financial accounting
  • Experience with Accounting Software, such as Oracle Financials; INSIGHT experience a plus
  • Aptitude to learn new software applications
  • Excellent customer service skills and the ability to maintain composure when dealing with dissatisfied customers
  • Can adequately represent the entire organization while communicating system problems and/or deficiencies to customers while continuing to deliver superior customer service
  • Possess business knowledge and interpersonal skills needed to communicate effectively with senior management as well as the general user community
  • Ability to maintain a positive attitude, have ownership and be accountable
  • Ability to learn quickly, adapt and remain flexible in a fast-paced, rapidly changing environment
  • Ability to understand system project methodologies and relational database structures and concepts
  • Intermediate Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook and Access)
  • Ability to travel on occasion to client sites
COCC is committed to maintaining a drug-free workplace. All applicants are required to pass a credit, background, and substance test prior to employment. COCC procures background and consumer reports in compliance with all Federal and State regulations, including The Fair Credit Reporting Act and CT Department of Labor laws regarding pre-employment screens. COCC is an equal opportunity employer committed to a community of inclusion, and an environment free from discrimination, harassment, and retaliation.  

AccessibilityIf you’re a job seeker with a disability and require accessibility assistance or an accommodation to apply for one of our jobs, please let us know by calling 860-678-0444 or emailing TalentManagement@cocc.com. Please specify the help you need and we’ll be happy to get back to you! 

  • Southington, CT, USA