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KeyCorporation - Buffalo, NY

The Accountant is responsible for a variety of responsibilities in an operating. Works both independently and as a member of cross-functional teams to perform business, data and accounting analysis in support of the proper accounting, reconciliation and reporting for a range of responsibilities which may include month end close and consolidation process and compensation and benefits accounting.General AccountingMonth End CloseSupports the Parent, Bank and Non-Bank accounting and corporate consolidation functions by preparing general ledger journal entries, reports and reconciliations Performs accounting activities such as preparation of various accounting statements and financial reports and analyzes financial transactions to determine accuracy and completeness of entriesCalculation of weighted average shares outstandingCalculation of Earnings Per ShareCompensation and Benefit AccountingMonitors accounts and reports the activity for benefit related medical and pension related related fundsPrepares entries to properly record and report the granting and vesting of stock compensation awards, payroll interface activity and benefit allocationsPrepares general ledger account reconciliationsAssist in preparation of annual Employee Benefit Plan financial statementsRemaining ActivitiesPerform accounting activities such as maintenance of the general ledger and preparation of various accounting statements and financial reports in compliance with GAAP.Interface effectively with other areas of he company in order to proactively meet month end, quarter end and year end commitments.Other duties as assignedREQUIRED QUALIFICATIONSBachelor’s degree in Accounting or Finance2 years’ experience in a business environment performing Accounting functionsPREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS3 years experience performing Accounting functionsCOMPETENCIES/SKILLS Prioritize time to meet the demands of month-end close and other deadlines.Driven to meet client’s needs, focused on client serviceCommunication/InformingEQUIPMENT USEDPersonal computer, Microsoft Office Suite, MSA general ledger, IBM TMI, MircroStategy, View Direct, Investran System, Fidelity PSW System, Hyland AFRMTRAINING REQUIREDTraining required for the Finance Job FamilyJOB LOCATIONHigbee Building, Cleveland, OhioLarkin at Exchange Building, Buffalo, New YorkABOUT KEY:KeyCorp's roots trace back 190 years to Albany, New York. Headquartered in Cleveland, Ohio, Key is one of the nation's largest bank-based financial services companies, with assets of approximately $134.5 billion at March 31, 2017. Key provides deposit, lending, cash management, insurance, and investment services to individuals and businesses in 15 states under the name KeyBank National Association through a network of more than 1,200 branches and more than 1,500 ATMs. Key also provides a broad range of sophisticated corporate and investment banking products, such as merger and acquisition advice, public and private debt and equity, syndications, and derivatives to middle market companies in selected industries throughout the United States under the KeyBanc Capital Markets trade name. KeyBank is Member FDIC.ABOUT THE BUSINESS:KeyBank has administrative services in place that help support the business. These include: Finance, Human Resources, Legal, and Marketing. KeyBank’s Corporate Center supports strategic initiatives through multiple teams which provide distinctly different, yet interrelated, disciplines for the KeyBank Leadership team and its business groups. The Corporate Center protects and enhances Key’s brand through thoughtful and deliberate messaging and responsible banking. Our proactive approach and significant expertise engage both internal and external constituents – employees, clients, shareholders, investors, regulators, legislators, community advocates – by adding value, positively influencing their perceptions, and instilling a sense of confidence in Key.FLSA STATUS:ExemptKeyCorp is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer committed to engaging a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.

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Accountant KeyCorporation - Buffalo, NY, United States


Location: Buffalo, NY

Company Profile:
It's the most important thing we do. Our nationally recognized industry experts with KeyBanc Capital Markets Inc. and dedicated financial professionals at KeyBank are focused on your business, every day. We demonstrate our value through our broad financial platform and our commitment to