Job Description

Overview

We are a values driven organization putting Relationships FIRST. EagleBank (NASDAQ - EGBN) is focused on being Flexible, Involved, Responsive, Strong, and Trusted. By prioritizing meaningful connections with our customers, employees, and shareholders, we relentlessly deliver the most compelling, valuable service to our customers.

EagleBank is committed to inclusion, equity, and respect. We celebrate diversity and intentionally seek out opportunities to learn from one another’s experience. We believe employees are essential to the building of relationships and we prioritize investing in employee growth and wellbeing. Employee involvement is fostered through resource groups, mentorship programs, community service, and scholarship opportunities for continued education. With features including maternity and parental leaves, wellness discounts, healthcare premium sharing, employer funding in your HSA account, and 100% 401(k) matching up to 4%, we pride ourselves in the ways we support our internal relationships.

The success of this position is reliant on face-to-face interaction and requires 100% on-site work.

Responsibilities

The Chief Accounting Officer will be a strategic leader within the Bank responsible for the oversight of accounting policy and implementation. A successful Chief Accounting Officer will accomplish this while collaborating with cross-functional teams and provide strategic direction to EagleBank to best support financial accounting and timely reporting which supports key decision-making. This position reports to and the Chief Financial Officer - EagleBank and works closely with the full Senior Staff to support the overall strategies and goals of Eagle Bancorp.

Qualifications

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in relevant field such as Finance, Accounting, Business Analytics or related discipline.
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA).
  • Proficiency in complex accounting systems and determining accounting treatment.
  • 15+ years of accounting experience.
  • 5+ years of SEC reporting.
  • Extensive Financial Institution experience including managerial roles and executive or board level presentations.
  • Ability to align financial planning strategies with overall business goals.
  • Advanced analytical skills to interpret financial data and provide actionable insights to senior leaders.
  • Strong communication skills, with the ability to convey complex financial concepts to senior leaders.
  • Demonstrated experience leading and developing high-performing teams.
  • Strong knowledge of banking as it pertains to performance metrics, regulatory metrics and peer analysis.
  • Strong knowledge of bank financial statements.

Preferences:

  • Advanced degree preferred (Master’s or MBA).
  • At least 4 years with a public accounting firm.

Don't meet all the requirements? We encourage you to still apply if you think you are the right person to join our community. We are always interested connecting with people inspired by our mission and values. If you aren’t hired for this position, your resume will remain available for the next year and might be considered for future openings. Note: You can update your resume as often as needed.

Application Instructions

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