Sr Manager Accounting

Asurion Corporation   •  

Nashville, TN

Industry: Insurance

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5 - 7 years

Posted 346 days ago

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Manage and lead the monthly captive results meeting including the compilation & analysis of the month end deliverables provided to the senior management team  
  • Manage the Asurion-owned captives month end accounting close process and internal reporting for both domestic and international captives including verification of accuracy of claims, subscriber and captive costs, including verification of compliance with the program agreements.  The month end process also includes the review and posting of journal entries and balance sheet reconciliations
  • Review and coordinate the preparation of monthly/quarterly/annual income statement and balance sheetfinancials for Asurion owned domestic and international captives by each segregated cell on GAAP and statutory basis.  Coordinate with external reporting to review and resolve any discrepancies in audit drafts
  • Analyze and interpret complex reinsurance financial results for multiple domestic and international legal entities
  • Review claims forecast and loss development patterns to ensure adequate reserves are maintained
  • Drive new client implementations for the Insurance Accounting function including attending launch meetings, interpreting contractlanguage for agreements and building data into financial modeling
  • Enhance the documentation of key internal controls and procedures.
  • Identify best practices and create ideas for process improvements.
  • Develop data validation checks and balances and enhance process efficiency and accuracy through automation of manual processes
  • Assist external and internal auditors with providing schedules required for various audits of financials and reporting
  • Research and adhoc projects as assigned.

  QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting/Finance, MBA and/or CPApreferred
  • 6+ years of professional experience in accounting and finance
  • Supervisory experiencerequired with strong team building and team oriented skills
  • Strong communication and presentation skills and ability to interact with senior management.  Skilled in synthesizing information into key messages appropriate for the audience. 
  • Change agent for process improvement
  • Intellectual curiosity and interest in digging into the detail, understanding data, and making recommendations based on the data and using it to solve problems
  • Time management skills to be able to meet critical deadlines and balance multiple projects
  • Entrepreneurial appreciation; talent for leading change to achieve best results.
  • Customer focused and capable of building business partnerships and influencing at all levels of organization with effective verbal and written communications
  • Analytical thinker with attention to detail in results
  • Advanced Excel skills including, pivot table, formulas and others. 
  • SQL Query knowledge, including the ability run queries and manage data preferred
  • Intermediate level Hyperion skills preferred
  • Demonstrated experience in understanding of general ledger accounts and journal entries.
  • Understanding of International Currency Conversion preferred