Senior Accountant

Company: Creative Financial Staffing ( Learn More )

General Information
US-IL-Oak Brook, IL
$70,000.00 - $77,000.00 /Year
4 Year Degree
Full-Time
2 to 14 years
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Job Description Senior Accountant ABOUT THE COMPANY

Our client is an innovative and growing organization in the  insurance industry.  They are looking to hire a Senior Accountant, to join their growing accounting and finance team. The company boasts a team-oriented culture, fantastic benefits, and provides its employees with the tools and training necessary to perform.


RESPONSIBILITIES OF THE SENIOR ACCOUNTANT: 

  • Handle month-end, quarter-end and year-end closing activities for standalone company.
  • Perform monthly financial consolidation process for company subsidiaries. 
  • Ensure accurate calculation of premium and claim reinsurance cessions
  • Assist with the annual the budget and six-month forecast
  • Assist with the annual audit 
  • Analyze financial information detailing assets, liabilities, and capital.
  • Prepares balance sheet, profit and loss statement, and other reports to summarize current and projected company financial position.
  • Establish, modify, document, and coordinate the implementation of accounting and accounting control procedures.
  • Ad-hoc reporting


  • Job Requirements
    EXPERIENCE PREFERRED FOR THE SENIOR ACCOUNTANT ROLE:
         
    • BS in Finance or Accounting, or equivalent business experience
    • Minimum of 2 years accounting experience
    • 1+ years of experience in an insurance accounting department, or working with insurance clients (if in public accounting).
    • Strong understanding of statutory accounting
    • Proven ability to meet daily and monthly deliverables
    • Proficiency in MS Office Suite, with advanced working knowledge of Excel
    • Ability to work efficiently independently as well as part of a team
    • Ability to prioritize and multi-task in a fast-paced environment