Careers

Three positions available:

Accounting Specialist

Member Service Representative/Teller

Call Center Representative

Accounting Specialist

Hours: 7:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.  or 7:00 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

Advantage Financial Federal Credit Union is seeking an energetic, detail-oriented Accounting Specialist to work as part of a four-person Accounting team. This position performs a wide range of duties encompassing all aspects of the accounting function including ACH processing, accounts payable, general ledger postings, bank and general ledger reconciliations, ATM settlements and financial statement preparation. Candidate will alternate job functions with colleagues to ensure cross training in all accounting department responsibilities. This position reports to the Accounting Manager.

Position Responsibilities:

  • Perform accounts payable function including obtaining authorizations as appropriate. 
  • Post to and balance general and/or subsidiary ledgers, process payments and compile segments of the monthly closings and annual reports. Resolve open items.
  • Reconcile bank statements and credit union clearing accounts and resolve differences.
  • Process Share Drafts and Returned and Incoming Items.
  • Update, maintain and balance subsidiary ledgers for fixed assets and prepaid expenses.
  • Process and verify cash orders and wire transfers as needed.
  • Perform a variety of semi-complex and routine accounting and clerical duties related to the processing of share drafts, ACH functions, ATM settlements, VISA settlements and shared branching settlements.
  • Understand ACH processing rules as appropriate to job function.
  • Research and resolve member inquiries regarding ACH and Share Draft affidavits, stop payments, returned checks, and daily returns.
  • Research, track, and resolve (or properly refer) accounting or documentation problems and discrepancies.
  • Identify potentially more effective methods of work operation.
  • Set priorities which accurately reflect the relative importance of job responsibilities and complete work in a timely manner.
  • Keep management informed of accounting area activities and of any significant problems. Report the status of all account reconciliations to the Accounting Manager

Position Requirements: Associates Degree plus minimum 2 years financial institution accounting/ bookkeeping experience.Commensurate experience will be considered. Proficiency with MS Office, especially Excel, is a must. Ability to read, analyze and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals, technical procedures, governmental regulations and a variety of instructions required along with the ability to write reports, business correspondence, and procedure manuals. Candidate should have strong interpersonal and communication skill including the ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from of managers, clients, members and the general public.

Candidate should be able to work independently and follow through on assignments with minimal direction. In addition, the candidate should be able to adjust priorities quickly as circumstances dictate. Candidate should have the ability to establish and maintain cooperative working relationships with co-workers and the general public.

Advantage Financial Federal Credit Union is full-service financial institution with more than $100 million in assets.Its headquarters are near the Metro Center subway stop in downtown Washington, DC.

Qualified candidates may submit their resume and salary requirements via email to mroenfeldt@advfcu.org.

Member Service Representative/Teller

Advantage Financial Federal Credit Union, District of Columbia, is seeking a highly motivated individual to serve our membership in a dual Member Service Representative/Teller role. Located close to Metro. Competitive salary, plus travel allowance

Position Requirements:

  • Previous customer service or financial institution experience preferred.
  • Good oral and written communication skills.
  • High School Diploma or equivalent (GED) required.
  • Experience with Symitar Episys a plus.

Position Responsibilities:

  • The ideal candidate is able to identify member needs and provide appropriate solutions.
  • Responsibilities include guiding members toward appropriate ADV FCU's products and services, processing loan requests and processing member's financial transactions in an accurate, timely and professional manner.

Company Info:

Advantage Financial Federal Credit Union is a full-service financial institution with more than $100 million in assets serving employees of the Department of Veteran's Affairs and the DC Community.

Application Instructions:

Qualified candidates may submit their resume and salary requirements via email to greynolds@advfcu.org.

Call Center Representative

Advantage Financial Federal Credit Union, District of Columbia, is seeking a highly motivated Call Center Representative to serve our membership. Located close to Metro. Competitive salary, plus travel allowance.

Position Responsibilities:

The ideal candidate is responsible for assisting members with information on all Credit Union products and services by phone in a prompt and courteous manner. Processing loan requests and member's financial transactions accurately, timely and professionally, while guiding members toward appropriate Advantage Financial products and services.

Position Requirements:

Previous customer service or financial institution experience preferred. Good oral and written communication skills. High School Diploma or equivalent (GED) required. Must be familiar with Microsoft Office suite. Experience with Symitar Episys a plus.

Company Info:

Advantage Financial is a full-service financial institution with more than $100 million in assets serving employees of the Department of Veterans Affairs and the DC Community.

Application Instructions:

Qualified candidates may email resumes to ctaylor@advfcu.org or respond via fax to 202-737-2992.