Associate Accounting Analyst, Global Financial Solutions

Permanent

Accounting Career Consultants

Associate Accounting Analyst, Global Financial Solutions St. Louis, MO

Job Reference: JOB-24929

Position Overview

The Associate Accounting Analyst compiles, coordinates, reconciles and analyzes periodic financial data and results based on a US GAAP and Statutory basis and prepares financial reports for the business unit, area, or function. Supports accurate, reliable and timely financial and management reporting.

Responsibilities

  • Understand and perform administration of the assigned financial reinsurance treaties, including auditing of client reporting, monitoring and recording of cash, preparation of related month end accruals, and other items.
  • Verify cash receipts to premium advices, broker statements and a&h pool quarterly statement involving multiple currencies.
  • Prepare wire transfers along with appropriate reporting for settlement with reinsurers and brokers.
  • Maintain database of all London Markets and A&H Pool reporting and reconcile bank statements.
  • May review and/or verify journal entries, account balances, and accounting classifications
  • Works with other functional and corporate areas in RGA to achieve accuracy, efficiency, and effective accounting practices and procedures and responds to requests from other functional areas on various inquires.
  • Assists with report development and/or updates; ensures financial reporting related questions raised by business unit, area, or function are addressed.
  • Shares technical expertise with others; maintains appropriate documentation of processes, recommends process improvements, provides functional advice and/or training as needed.
  • Maintains SOX documentation and provides as needed; may assist with year-end audit confirmation requests and other internal audits as needed.
  • Maintains regular and predictable attendance.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Requirements

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

Required:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting/Finance or equivalent related work experience
  • 1-3 years accounting or auditing experience.

Preferred:

Progress towards CPA Progress towards FLMI Insurance or reinsurance financial reporting experience

SKILLS & ABILITIES Required:

  • Basic Word and intermediate Excel skills Intermediate knowledge of accounting/finance theory and application Ability to learn new IT systems and processes.
  • Ability to be flexible when needed, take initiative, and demonstrate accountability.
  • Intermediate oral and written communication skills demonstrating ability to share and impart knowledge.
  • Ability to quickly adapt to new methods, work under tight deadlines and stressful conditions, and track work while managing shifting priorities.
  • Ability to set goals, multitask and prioritize workload. Intermediate level of investigative, analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Ability to work well within a team environment and participate in department/team projects.
  • Ability to balance detail with departmental goals/objectives.
  • Intermediate interpersonal skills. Ability to translate business needs and problems into viable/accepted solutions. Ability to foster customer service as needed.
  • Ability to liaise with individuals across a wide variety of operational and functional disciplines and work well with all levels of management.
  • General business knowledge 

Mark Kurz
Principal

I look forward to assisting you with your search and assessing whether this role could be a good fit for you. Please apply for confidential consideration!

Tel: 314-292-7908 | Email: mkurz@careeradvancers.com

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