Robert Half Disbursement Accounting Manager in CHICAGO, Illinois
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Manages the Disbursement Accounting Department operations, including all receipts and disbursements for real estate transactions.
Responsible for achieving staff adherence to company vision, values and policies.
ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Responsible for selecting, training, and evaluating personnel assigned to the department.
Manages the budget and other financial measures of the department.
Evaluates and documents departmental operations and makes recommendations regarding process changes as needed.
Provides timely and accurate reporting and information as requested and/or as needed for effective management.
Communicates, implements and supports company programs, initiatives, changes and information to staff.
Promptly responds to inquiries from all parties to real estate transactions.
Handles questions regarding reconciliations and complex files.
Communicates risk items to appropriate management
Other duties as assigned.
QUALIFICATIONS AND POSITION REQUIREMENTS:
Solid background in accounting.
Knowledge of escrow accounting workflows, CD preparation and disbursement, account reconciliation and wire procedures
Skills required for operation evaluation, employee evaluation, change management, planning, budgeting and reporting.
Ability to manage under pressure with compressed deadlines in a team environment.
Ability to identify risks and make routine and difficult decisions.
Excellent organizational skills and ability to appropriately prioritize tasks.
Attention to detail with accurate data entry skills.
Effective oral and written communication skills.
Excellent customer service skills.
Professional telephone etiquette.
Above average computer skills, including Microsoft Office products, REsource® and other ATG programs.
Ability to work overtime as needed.
MINIMUM EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Four-year degree or equivalent work experience.
Five years of accounting experience with emphasis on escrow operations.
Three years of managerial/supervisory experience.
Title insurance experience preferred
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