Job Description :

* Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance
* 3+ yrs in corporate-level tax accounting role in a similar sized
* Consistent work history / Career minded
* Comprehensive exp with SAP, CCH, BNA software
* Example of how you minimize the risk for errors in your work


* CPA certification preferred
* Insurance industry accounting experience


· Prepares federal, state, and local income tax returns; reviews tax
returns; collects, organizes, analyzes, and evaluates financial data and
other related information necessary for the accurate preparation of tax
returns; prepares returns in accordance with established policies and
procedures; ensures returns are filed by required deadlines

· Researches technical issues, and interprets and applies laws,
regulations, and municipal ordinances; acts in an advisory capacity working
with division management and/or designated representatives providing
guidance and direction on and clarifying the interpretation of the
accounting procedures, policies, and practices of the company and applicable
regulatory authorities

· Prepares and compiles calculations of deferred taxes pursuant to
FAS 109 and SSAP 10; applies GAAP, Statutory, and income tax accounting
principles to analysis of financial transactions for accurate reporting in
applicable financial statements

· Performs duties with minimal direction for independent action and
decision-making; interprets and applies laws and regulations; acts in an
advisory capacity working with division management and/or delegated
representatives providing guidance and direction on, and clarifying the
interpretation of, the company’s and regulatory financial and accounting
procedures, policies, and practices; assists with the training and
development of junior team members

· Collects, organizes, analyzes, and evaluates intermediate/complex
financial data and other related information; completes quantitative and
qualitative reviews, and prepares required internal and external records,
reports, statistics, financial statements, analysis, stockholders’ reports,
etc.; develops and presents conclusions and recommendations to management;
leads or participates on project teams or committees, assisting with the
development and implementation of goals and objectives aimed at enhancing
customer service, process improvement, and resource management

· Identifies and resolves accounting and financial transaction
discrepancies, and provides detailed explanations for variances between
actual and planned activities; maintains complete and accurate regulatory
filings; develops, analyzes, and implements accounting procedures in a
systems environment in conformance with GAAP, SSAP, SEC, IRS, and other
regulatory standards; audits and evaluates systems’ and procedures’
effectiveness, and confirms the consistent application of accounting
pronouncements and policies

· Establishes and maintains effective working relationships with
business partners, and state and federal agencies; stays abreast of current
trends and regulatory changes in the industry; conducts benchmarking
activities with other companies and organizations within and outside the
industry, and recommends alternative business practices, procedures,
solutions, and strategies based on best practice research; assists senior
team members in developing and implementing new applications and analytical
models, or enhancing existing systems

· Performs other duties as required


· Comprehensive knowledge of Internal Revenue Service code and
regulations, Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), SEC, Statutory
Accounting Principles (SSAP), state insurance department statutes, federal,
and other state regulations, with an emphasis on tax accounting

· Comprehensive knowledge of principles and practices of accounting
and financial systems user applications (SAP, CCH, BNA software preferred),
including input/output processing and complex system concepts, and ability
to understand and use computer systems and application tools for analysis

· Experience and proficient in Microsoft Office with intermediate
Excel skills

· Strong knowledge and demonstrated experience performing complex
financial analysis and related valuation methodologies, systems and
quantitative business-based analysis, metrics, and experimental designs;
ability to prepare statistical studies and trend analysis using internal and
external information to demonstrate relevant changes and recommend
improvements or solutions

· Demonstrated competencies in the areas of consulting, change
management, quality, and project management


* Action Oriented
* Customer Focus
* Adaptability
* Listening
* Ethics and Values
* Integrity and Trust


* Problem Solving
* Decision Quality
* Functional/Technical
* Learning on the Fly
* Time Management
* Business and Financial Acumen
* Drive for Results


Our company is known for treating our employees exceptionally well. As one
of the leaders in the insurance industry, we’re able to offer one of the
most comprehensive health benefits packages available in corporate America,
including free coverage from one of our pioneering insurance products, our
Cancer policy. Our employees also enjoy a host of other benefits, including
advancement opportunities, opportunities for continued education and
professional development, merit increases and performance bonuses,
profit-sharing 401(k), stock purchase plans, and many more.

Client : Insurance Domain