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Members 1st Credit Union is a not-for-profit financial institution serving Northern California with financial services since 1936. Member service is paramount to the success of our credit union. If you're an ambitious and spirited individual who is passionate about improving the lives of others and their community, you've come to the right place. Successful Members 1st employees are service-oriented people with integrity, pride, and a commitment toward a common goal of excellence in every area of their personal and business lives. Read on to discover how to pursue employment opportunities with us. Members 1st Credit Union offers great jobs, great pay, great benefits, and a great place to work. Come join our team.

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Accounting Specialist

Maintains accurate accounting records; completes account reconciliations regularly, maintains prepaid and fixed asset subsidiary ledgers in compliance with GAAP, assists in financial statement preparation, assists in accounts payable preparation, and serves as an accounting resource to other departments.


Essential Functions
  1. Processes Accounts Payable, as well as, related adjusting entries and reporting.
  2. Balances bank statements on a daily basis and transfers funds as needed.
  3. Reconciles general ledger accounts as defined in the accounting department work plan and backs up team members when necessary.
  4. Compiles information from branches, departments, and other resources and prepares journal entries as needed.  Troubleshoots outages and communicates with other staff to investigate problems.
  5. Responsible for completing entries and balancing the prepaid expenses subsidiary ledger.
  6. Responsible for completing entries and balancing the fixed asset subsidiary ledger and providing tags to branches to track new purchases.
  7. Assists in month-end accrual accounting processes.
  8. Assists in the preparation of monthly financial statements and reports.
  9. Completes tasks and projects as assigned.
  10. Attends occasional early morning “all staff required” training meetings.
  11. Other duties as assigned.
Job Qualifications
  1.  Minimum Associates’ degree in accounting or related field. Bachelor’s degree preferred.
  2. Must have strong oral and written communication skills.
  3. Must have strong research and critical thinking skills.
  4. General skills applicable to this position include:
  • Ability to type 45 words per minute (net).
  • Must be able to work independently in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to interact tactfully and professionally with credit union staff as well as members and outside vendors.
  • Strong computer skills including the use of Microsoft Word and Excel (testing required). Microsoft Outlook is desirable.
  • Attention to detail and excellent organizations skills.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality when dealing with material of a sensitive nature.
  • Must have excellent grammar and proof reading skills.
  • Must have excellent communication skills
Must pass pre-employment drug test and background screens, which includes a credit report.

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  • Medical, dental, vision, and life insurance
  • 401k deferred compensation plan (with an employer match)
  • Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
  • PTO leave (Paid Time Off)
  • Holidays (10 recognized holidays annually)
  • Long term disability coverage
  • Clothing allowance
  • Employee loan discount
  • Turtle Bay Exploration Park membership discount
  • Costco membership
  • Theme park discounts
  • Cellular network discount

Some benefits subject to full-time and/or manager positions.


  • Voted Best of the North State, 2016
  • Top 200 Healthiest Credit Unions (Deposit Accounts), 2015-2016
  • Five Star Rated (Bauer Financial), 2015
  • Best Place to Work in Shasta County, 2012
  • Best of the North State Nominee, 2012-2015

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Members 1st Credit Union is an equal opportunity employer and selects employees on the basis of qualifications. We consider all applicants for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, disability, or any other legally protected status.

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