Accountant

Company: Safe Auto Ins Group Inc

General Information
US-OH-Columbus
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Full-Time
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Job Description

Who We Are:

SafeAuto Insurance Company is a property and casualty auto insurance carrier headquartered in Columbus, Ohio.  Founded in 1993, we are built on a philosophy of providing excellent customer service to help make insurance affordable to every driver, no matter their situation.

Position Overview:

Develops, interprets, and implements complex financial and accounting concepts, or techniques for financial reporting and control.  This position will be expected to lead teams, work independently, handle multiple concurrent assignments, and push for results. The following duties are the types of responsibilities that the position may work on. 

What you can expect from us:

  • Competitive wages

  • Comprehensive benefits package available from Day 1, including health, dental and vision coverage with wellness incentive program

  • Generous paid time off and paid holiday program

  • Onsite wellness program with coaches available for personalized nutrition and fitness counseling and fitness classes at our beautiful Easton headquarters

  • Onsite café with chef offering made to order breakfast and lunch (reasonable pricing, too)

  • 401K plan with company match and superior performance-based bonus structure

  • A full-time career in a growing industry, with lots of opportunities for advancement

  • Casual dress code – wear jeans every day!

  • Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Prepares monthly tax and GAAP journal entries

  • Prepares annual GAAP & STAT financial statements in conjunction with annual external audit

  • Analyzes financial information to determine financial performance

  • Identifies trends and recommends improvements accordingly

  • Gain and maintain a detailed understanding of corporate and financial systems.Makes improvement recommendations

  • Conducts special studies to analyze complex financial actions and prepares recommendations for policy, procedure, control, or action

  • Analyzes & evaluates complex financial plans, operating records, and financial statements (including footnotes)

  • Provides interpretation of financial policies, governmental legislation (SEC, NAIC, IRS, etc.) and accounting theory

  • Prepares studies, footnotes, reports, and analyses in areas such as governmental requirements, statistical reports, cash flow projections, and other financial projects

  • Interprets and applies corporate financial policies, government legislation, and accounting theory

  • Directs the maintenance of documentation supporting accounting policies

  • Makes recommendations to management regarding cost saving or profit generating opportunities and profitability improvement strategies

  • Coordinates with all levels of management to gather, analyze, summarize, and prepare recommendations regarding financial results, acquisition activity, new business planning, trended future requirements, government requirements, and fixed assets

  • Researches and documents/reports on subjects such as rate of return, depreciation, working capital requirements, investment performance, and impact of governmental requirements

  • Assists organization's Controller in the development of monthly financial reporting, planning, and other corporate financial requirements

  • Other related duties as assigned

  • Supervisory Responsibilities

    This position currently has no supervisory responsibilities, but does require leadership skills to work with and lead others in the organization in projects and completion of financial deliverables.

    Job Requirements

    • Accounting or other Business degree with heavy accounting coursework

    • GAAP and tax reporting experience preferable

    • Knowledge of accounting software, spreadsheet software, and word processing software

    • CPA certification is desired, but not required

    • High competency level required with Excel

      Ready to join the Team?

      Apply online at

      www.safeauto.com/about/career-opportunities

      SafeAuto is an Equal Opportunity Employer.