Now is the time to consider a move to an engaging and collaborative role at a great company like First Midwest Bank.
We have made 10 acquisitions in 5 years and we have grown to $17B in assets. FMB is the premier relationship-based banking franchise in the dynamic Chicagoland market. We provide a full range of commercial, retail banking, and wealth management services through 120+ offices located in metropolitan Chicago, Indiana, Central and Western Illinois, Southeast Wisconsin and Eastern Iowa.
Accounting duties related to current expected credit losses (“CECL”), acquisition accounting, and technical accounting matters including modeling, data validation, supporting monthly and quarterly closing processes, and preparing technical memorandums. Work with Finance, Treasury, Credit Administration, and Tax.
Maintain the monthly close checklist for expected credit losses and acquisition related accounting, including purchase credit deteriorated assets
Assist with the documentation, modeling, and validation of CECL
Assist in the preparation of FDIC Loss Share certificates
Prepares ad hoc analysis of credit performance and acquisitions
Review of Monthly and Quarterly Operational Reports and address questions
Research and provide accounting guidance to accounting staff related to new transactions
Supervise a Staff Accountant I
Bachelor’s degree and CPA required
3+ years in public accounting experience with banking or related industry preferred
Experience in credit analysis and data analytics
Knowledge of CECL standard
Effective project management
Additional Salary Information: Our great benefits include 4 weeks’ vacation, 10% target bonus, 6% profit sharing, Blue Cross Blue Shield Medical, Vision and Dental insurance.
About First Midwest Bank
First Midwest, with assets over $17 billion, is the premier relationship-based banking franchise in the dynamic Chicagoland banking market. As one of the Chicago metropolitan area's largest independent bank holding companies, First Midwest provides the full range of commercial, retail banking, and wealth management services through some 130+ offices located in communities in metropolitan Chicago, Northwest Indiana, Southeast Wisconsin, Central and Western Illinois, and Eastern Iowa.