About Baker Boyer:
Baker Boyer is the oldest independently owned community bank in
the Pacific Northwest. It serves the Walla Walla, Kennewick, and
Yakima communities with seven branches, providing wealth management
as well as personal and business banking services.
About this role:
This position is part of the Controller's team. This position
performs duties related to accounting, including accounts payables,
correspondent bank reconciliations, and various bank control
accounts reconciliations. This position will also perform
traditional accounting work which must be kept current and meet the
standards and deadlines set by the Controller. All team members in
the Controller's department are considered consultants to all Bank
staff. This person will be expected to continue learning and
Role and Responsibilities:
Education and Experience Requirements:
Associate degree (A. A.) or equivalent from a community college
or technical school in accounting preferred. 2-3 years related
experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education
and experience. General understanding of banking industry
- Demonstrates technical capacity. Strong knowledge and ability
to use Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, Outlook) with
proficiency and accuracy. Experience with accounts payable software
- Demonstrates strong verbal and communication skills.
- Proactively builds and maintains positive relationships by
portraying an approachable and open-minded outlook.
- Ability to deal with problems involving several variables in
standardized situations, or seek additional support when
- Exceptional time management skills, attention to detail and
accuracy; ability to efficiently organize and prioritize multiple
- Willingness to take initiative; proven ability to work
independently and with limited direction.
- Ability and willingness to interact with vendors.
- Ability to apply logic and reasoning when carrying out
instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.
- Ability to easily learn and maintain Bank policies and
- Ability and experience to work in a team.
Physical Demands/Conditions Requirements:
The job tasks and physical demands described here are
representative of those that must be met by an employee to
successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made as appropriate to enable
individuals with qualified disabilities to perform the essential
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is
regularly required to sit, write, type, speak, & listen. The
employee is occasionally required to stand, walk, reach, stoop,
kneel, or crouch. Specific vision abilities required by this job
include close vision, distance vision, color and peripheral vision,
depth perception and ability to adjust focus. Ability to sit at
desk and work on computer.
Occasional travel for business or educational purposes.
Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to
assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any
time. Baker Boyer believes that each employee makes a significant
contribution to our success. That contribution should not be
limited by the assigned responsibilities. This position description
is designed to outline primary duties, qualifications and job
scope, but not limit our employees nor the organization to adjust
the work identified. It is our expectation that each employee will
offer his/her services wherever and whenever necessary to ensure
the success of the company.
Baker Boyer is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard
to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity,
national origin, citizenship, disability or protected veteran