Accounting Analyst

This position provides accounting systems implementation services and support to new and merging credit unions for Synergent’s core data processing platform. This position is responsible for providing superior customer support through general ledger implementation, needs analysis, unit testing, documentation, set-up support, training, and settlement. This position involves extensive customer interaction, and the incumbent will demonstrate sound technical and accounting knowledge as well as exceptional analytical, communication, and customer service skills. Some travel is required for credit union go-live processes.

Essential Functions:

  • Collaborate with Business Analysts, Project Managers, and Software Training Analysts on the implementation of accounting systems and software solutions for credit union core processing conversion-merger projects.
  • Analyze the credit union’s existing accounting products and processes to ensure effective mapping to Synergent’s core platform.
  • Proactively engage with credit union staff throughout the conversion-merger process, leading them through the set up/configuration process, answering questions, and troubleshooting issues.
  • Create appropriate documentation and job aids for accounting implementation processes and procedures. Communicate credit union needs/expectations with conversion team.
  • Develop, implement, and train the General Ledger Application, including balancing/settlement support.
  • Consult with credit union to design parameter sets, validate data conversion, and balance GLs.
  • Set up and perform accounting systems testing and verification and troubleshoot final system setups.
  • Ensure credit union staff can utilize the accounting system to its maximum value through training and support during conversion and ongoing, post-conversion including troubleshooting and balancing/settlement.
  • Travel to and work at credit union locations with Software Training Analysts for go-live processes.

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