Call Report Series:
Improving Efficiency in Call Report Preparation:
Documentation, Accuracy & Common Errors
Webinar OR Recorded Webinar + Free Digital Download
Tuesday, December 11, 2018
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Pacific
1:00 pm – 2:30 pm Mountain
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Central
3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Eastern
With heightened examiner focus on Call Reports and bank resources strained to the limit, your Call Report preparers and reviewers must focus on efficient, accurate, and proper documentation. This session will provide ideas for creating strong, easy-to-follow supporting documentation, improving the speed and accuracy of your process, finding common errors, ensuring consistency between schedules, and properly documenting the preparation and review function.
- Best practices for documenting Call Report preparation and review
- Improving the Call Report process to ensure consistency and accuracy
- Reviewing and auditing for errors
- Key Call Reporting areas and documentation steps
- Commonly misreported items and answers to preparers’ frequently asked questions
- TAKE-AWAY TOOLKIT
- PDF booklet of accounting and regulatory guidance
- Employee training log
- Quiz you can administer to measure staff learning and a separate answer key
Attendance verification for CE credits provided upon request.
WHO SHOULD ATTEND?
This informative session is designed for Call Report preparers and reviewers, including CFOs, controllers, internal auditors, accounting and operations personnel, and others responsible for ensuring Call Report accuracy.
Please note: The live webinar option allows you to have one telephone connection for the audio portion and one Internet connection (from a single computer terminal) to view online visuals as the presentation is delivered. You may have as many people as you like listen from your office speaker phone.
ABOUT THE PRESENTERS – Michael Gordon & Kris Trainor, Mauldin & Jenkins, LLC
Michael Gordon is a CPA and director in the Atlanta office of Mauldin & Jenkins, LLC. He received his Bachelor’s in European History and Economics in 2003 from Vanderbilt University and received his MBA with a concentration in Accounting in 2005 from the Georgia Institute of Technology Scheller College of Business. Since joining Mauldin & Jenkins in 2005, he has focused on financial institution audits and employee benefit plans. Michael also has experience with HUD and governmental entity audits. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants.
Kris Trainor is a partner in the Atlanta office of Mauldin & Jenkins, LLC. He received his BBA in Accounting from Georgia Southern University in 1995. Since joining Mauldin & Jenkins in 1995, Kris has focused on financial institution audits. He has continued his education by attending various audit and tax classes and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Georgia Society of Certified Public Accountants. Kris is a CPA in Georgia and previously served on the AICPA’s Examination Content Subcommittee for the audit section of the CPA exam.
THREE REGISTRATION OPTIONS
Note: All materials are subject to copyright. Transmission, retransmission, or republishing this webinar to other institutions or those not employed by your financial institution is prohibited. Print materials may be copied for eligible participants only.
1. LIVE WEBINAR
The live webinar option allows you to have one internet connection from a single computer terminalYou may have as many people as you like listen and watch from your office computer. Registrants receive a website address and passcode that allows entrance to the seminar. The session will be approximately 90 minutes, including question and answer sessions. Seminar materials, including instructions, passcode, and handouts will be emailed prior to the broadcast. You will need the most-current version of Adobe Reader available free at www.adobe.com.
2. RECORDED WEBINAR + FREE DIGITAL DOWNLOAD
Can’t attend the live webinar? This option provides a recording of the live event, including audio, visuals, and handouts. We even provide the presenter’s email address for follow-up questions. You will receive an email with the recorded webinar link, which can be viewed anytime 24/7, beginning 6 business days after the webinar. You will also receive instruction on how to download a free digital copy of the webinar to your PC, which you may keep and use indefinitely.
The recorded webinar may ONLY be ordered for 6 months following the live webinar. In addition, the download must be completed within 6 months of the live webinar date.
3. BOTH LIVE WEBINAR & RECORDED WEBINAR + FREE DIGITAL DOWNLOAD
Options 1 and 2 described above.
AFFORDABLE, PROFESSIONAL TRAINING, WHEN AND WHERE YOU CHOOSE