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Accounting Analyst

Company: Assurant
Location: Opa Locka
Posted on: October 23, 2019

Job Description:

Assurant has an exciting opportunity for an Accounting Analyst!PRIMARY OBJECTIVESThe Accounting Analyst provides accurate and timely financial information to internal/external customers, Segment and Corporate management, and to regulatory agencies on behalf of Segment and Corporate management. - The position serves as subject matter expert in the interpretation and application of broad areas of accounting theory, exercises influence to drive results in the accomplishment of goals, and plays a leadership role in enhancing existing processes by identifying alternative solutions and leading implementation efforts. - The Accounting Analyst is familiar with a variety of process concepts, best practices and procedures and provides guidance and development support to accounting staff. -Position will cultivate a continuous improvement culture, promote ongoing learning and exhibit a high level of engagement in a fast-paced F&A shared services environment. The ideal candidate must be able to contribute to the Shared Service strategy and execution by applying knowledge and experience while helping develop the staff as a whole.MAJOR AREAS OF ACCOUNTABILITY

  • Ensures complete, accurate and timely accounting deliverables in accordance with pertinent accounting guidance and state and federal regulation
  • Is considered a leader and/or technical expert in areas of responsibilities and can ensure requirements are understood and met by internal and external resources
  • Formulates, develops and administers procedures necessary to implement approved policies and procedures, and provides the overall direction necessary to ensure the delivery of efficient and effective processes
  • Collaborates with contributors and coworkers to identify, propose and implement approved issue resolution alternatives; -leads implementation of portions of agreed upon solutions, including training other staff or process participants
  • Suggests and supports the establishment of metrics/performance reporting. - Monitors and improve key performance indicators
  • Supports improvement of and compliance with internal controls including SOX and MAR
  • Assist AFS management to help build AFS Brand with leadership by example. Take on assignments new to AFS and apply experience to propose practice and procedure. - Identify and communicate areas of inconsistency, offer alternative solutions for improvement in quality and process
  • Builds relationships throughout the organization and continually strives to identify ways in which areas of responsibility can assist the business and corporate segments to achieve their strategic goals. - Ability to work with other internal departments to resolve process or system issues
  • Keeps up-to-date on latest functional, management and process trends to identify and implement best practices
  • Understands strategy and is appropriately connected to strategy through operating goals and measurements
  • Lead and/or support strategic and work projects as appropriateRESPONSIBILITY FOR WORK OF OTHERS -
    • Serves as a subject matter expert to less experienced employees
    • Reviews and analyzes financial information prepared by others
    • Provides work direction to other team members; provides necessary training and guidance to other staffQUALIFICATIONSEducation
      • -BA or BS in Accounting, Finance or equivalent experience
      • 5+ years of general accounting experience, insurance preferred
      • 2+ years working in a shared services environment preferred
      • CPA or CMA a plusKnowledge and Skills
        • Understanding of progressive accounting practices and procedures
        • Working knowledge of regulatory requirements (i.e. MAR, SOX, audits)
        • Problem analysis and resolution at a functional level
        • Ability to influence peers within EBS and segments, building effective relationships in a multi-site, multi-function environment with the complexities of meeting the diverse needs of multiple business lines
        • Ability to multi-task, work well under pressure and perform in a fast paced environment
        • Strong organizational -abilities with a high level of written and interpersonal communications skills in order to communicate effectively with various levels of management and staff personnel
        • Commitment to company valuesPreferred Knowledge, Skills and Experience
          • Strong presentation skills
          • Project experience
          • Experience in a larger complex corporate environment
          • Insurance industry experienceEnvironment/Physical demands:
            • Ability to work extended hours

Keywords: Assurant, Miramar , Accounting Analyst, Accounting, Auditing , Opa Locka, Florida

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