Posted: Friday, May 12, 2017 3:23 PM
Job Description Who we are: They say you should never mix family and finance, but that's where we disagree. Cornerstone Home Lending is a unique top 10 national home lender, and we also work hard at creating a close-knit work-family. When you join our team, you're one of us. We put a lot of focus on cultivating a healthy and happy corporate culture -- a family you'll want to be a part of for many years to come. What we're doing right: We have a reputation of amazing service, customer satisfaction, on-time closings, and employee retention and happiness. We're true to our word. Our brand is known for on-time closings -- a key core conviction of Cornerstone. We're all about our customers. Our customers nationally rate their experience with Cornerstone at a score of 96, six points higher than all competitors! We're all about our work-family. Cornerstone has been recognized by Workplace Dynamics as a “Top 100 Workplace” for the sixth consecutive year. We have plenty of experience and credibility. March 1, 2017, is Cornerstone’s 30th year in the residential lending business. We have successfully navigated our company through many industry cycles and changes in regulations. What we believe in: Our mission is to use and improve on our God-given talents to make a difference in the lives of our employees, customers, shareholders, and the people who provide services to us. We employ more than 1,500 people who are passionately committed to Cornerstone’s Mission, Vision & Core Convictions. Where you come in: We're a great company with great people, and we're looking for an experienced Staff Accountant who will bring enthusiasm, attention to detail, and a servant heart to our team of top-tier mortgage professionals. What we offer: Cornerstone has been setting all-time production records for over a year, and our dedicated support staff makes that growth possible. Because we recognize and reward hard work, we offer a competitive salary and full benefits package. How to become part of our family: Are you ready to do something that matters? You might make the perfect addition to our growing work-family. Here at Cornerstone, we're making a difference one day at a time, by serving the community through our fair and accessible lending. What we need from you: Success in this job relies on your time management skills, organization, and positive attitude. This role reports directly to Accounting Manager in our Corporate Accounting Department. This professional will assist with recording daily, weekly and monthly journal entries including end of month journal entries. Such entries may include, but are not limited to interest expense, interest income, prepaid expenses, Accounts Payable accruals, etc. You will also reconcile inter-company balances between Parent Company and Joint Ventures; prepare general ledger account reconciliations and research any outstanding items to clear; and works with the Accounting Manager in preparing schedules for external auditors and regulators as necessary. In addition, this professional will complete special projects as assigned by Accounting Manager. We are seeking someone who will proactively look for improvements and offers assistance to Accounting Manager and the team. Qualifications: · Two to three years of accounting experience. · CPA or CPA eligible preferred; public accounting experience is a plus. · Exposure to a residential mortgage originations business is a plus, but not required. · Bachelor or Master’s degree in Accounting required. · Must be a demonstrated strong performer who embraces a high performance culture. · Excellent interpersonal and relationship building skills. · Quick learner and adaptable. · Looking for candidates who are driven to succeed in their career. · Effective oral and written communication skills. What to do next: If Cornerstone Home Lending sounds like the place for you (and if you have the qualifications, drive, and passion to match), we invite you to become a member of our winning team! And remember, once you're part of our Cornerstone family, we'll continue to invest in you as a valuable asset in our company. As many of our employees can tell you, there's something special about working at Cornerstone. It really feels like home. We are an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. No agencies or third parties please.
• Location: Houston
• Post ID: 54786003 houston