Job Description

Who we are

Shellpoint Mortgage Servicing (SMS) is America’s 4th-largest third-party mortgage servicing company. What is mortgage servicing? Our clients are businesses that own mortgage loans (such as banks and real estate investment firms); on their behalf, we manage (or "service") their loan portfolios: We collect homeowners’ mortgage payments, pay homeowners’ tax and insurance bills, and help homeowners in default to get current.

Summary:

The Accounting Manager is primarily responsible for maintaining accurate financial records for the company.  In addition this person should supervisor other accounting personnel.

Responsibilities:

  • Performs oversight and management of mortgage accounting department staff and ensures the accounting is performed in accordance with GAAP and company policy
  • Ensure loan servicing accounting system is accurately maintained and reported on a timely basis
  • Responsible for the preparation and review of period reporting including regulatory reports, and management reports and schedules
  • Reviews and approves journal entries, reconciliations, and period end financial results
  • Maintain fixed asset records
  • Performs accounting for certain subjective accounts and performs roll-forwards and flux analysis
  • Review all expenses for potential savings
  • Supervise accounting department of 3-4 who are responsible for performing accounting related loan servicing various accounting personnel
  • Applies superior decision making techniques pertaining to inquiries, approvals and requests as they apply to existing policies and procedures
  • Be actively involved and follow the company’s Quality Management process by continuous improvement of processes directed toward reducing cost, and increasing customer satisfaction
  • Process employee expense reports to be paid on a bimonthly basis
  • Perform other duties as assigned by management

Qualifications/Skills:

  • Experience in managing the General Ledger, prefer someone who has managed or participated in a GL conversion or upgrade project
  • Strong analytical skills and ability to read analyze and interpret financial statements and data
  • Experience with ILS/Servicing Director and Microsoft Dynamics a definite plus
  • Good communication skills
  • Minimum 5 years accounting experience with recent mortgage industry experience
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office 
  • Good organizational skills

Educational Requirements:

  • Undergraduate degree; Accounting or Finance degree preferred

Application Instructions

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