Wisconsin Credit Union Foundation
Wisconsin's Credit Unions Unite for Good

Accountant - Sheboygan Area Credit Union

Job Posted: Dec 7, 2017
Job Expires:
Jan 7, 2018


This position is responsible for analyzing and reconciling detailed general ledger accounts. This employee will keep records and accounts accurate and current. You will be researching and resolving discrepancies and accounting errors. As an accountant with SACU, you will also be completing related reports, summaries, and records including monthly expense reports, loan reports, and other data. This employee keeps vendor contracts up to date and manages accounts including billing. You will provide efficient, progressive, financial services and products to our member owners in agreement with the Credit Union philosophy. You will be held accountable for consistently exemplifying the core values of SACU: Integrity, Leadership, Dedication, and Members First.


The following duties and responsibilities are not to be construed as exclusive. Other duties and responsibilities may be assigned and required.

  • Assumes responsibility for the accurate and timely completion of assigned accounting functions.
  • Reviews source documents and records daily transactions.
  • Balances and posts daily write-ups and journals.
  • Posts a number of transactions to the appropriate general ledger account. Reconciles general ledger accounts as assigned.
  • Performs miscellaneous filing/sorting of checks, journals, daily write-ups, etc.
  • Completes required records and reports and maintains files.
  • Creates expense reports.
  • Completes accounting functions in accordance with established policies and procedures.
  • Assumes responsibility for effectively researching, tracking, and resolving accounting problems and discrepancies.
  • Assist accounting manager with other tasks as assigned.
  • Assumes responsibility for establishing and maintaining effective communication and coordination with area personnel and with management.
  • Maintains regular contact with all departments to obtain information and/or to correct transactions.
  • Keeps management informed of area activities and of any significant problems.
  • Reports the status of all account reconciliations to the Accounting Manager. Attends and participates in meetings as required.
  • Assumes responsibility for the accurate, efficient, and effective performance of routine billing functions.
  • Review vendor contracts and keep accurate records.
  • Processes billing information and pay bills accordingly.
  • Performs reconciliation function.
  • Operations Knowledge of controls, integrity and risk factors of credit union business and regulatory requirements.
  • Following all policies, procedures and regulations (both state and federal).
  • Able to handle confrontation and conflict situations, training/coaching to the philosophy that ‘with adversity comes opportunity,’ serving and embracing professional relationships both internally and externally.
  • Complete all learning hours


  • Accounting Degree required.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Working knowledge of business math and calculations including Microsoft programs.

Sheboygan Area Credit Union is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer, and it is the Company’s policy to make all employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, age, sex, national origin, veteran status, disability (as long as the individual is able to perform the essential functions of the job with or without reasonable accommodation), and any other characteristic protected by Law.

How to Apply

Email: Sheboygan Area Credit Union