Role details

Reinsurance Accountant

New York   •  Permanent

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  • Insurance Firm
  • New York, NY

About Our Client

Insurance Firm in Branchville, NJ

Job Description

Responsibilities:

  • Prepares and reviews monthly account analysis, reconciliation and statements to be sent externally to reinsurers and other state governing agencies.
  • Creates monthly statements and billing if applicable to be sent to reinsurers.
  • Processes reinsurer premium payments and true-up analysis.
  • Completes Ceded Known loss analysis and IBNR statements.
  • Prepares analysis for Data Calls, Actuarial Dept, and External Audit Companies.
  • Establishes, interprets and analyzes complex accounting records of financial statements.
  • Records journal entries and adjustments on a monthly basis.
  • Assists with preparation of financial reporting (internally and externally).
  • Prepares analytical review of financial statements during closing process.
  • Handles field questions concerning financial results and works with the reinsurers.
  • Reconciles ledger accounts and has ability to trouble shoot differences.
  • Ensures integrity of financial statements.

The Successful Applicant

  • Exposure to accounting systems
  • Knowledge of GAAP and SSAP
  • MS office applications, especially Excel
  • Excellent evaluation skills
  • Troubleshooting abilities
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Strong interpersonal communication skills
  • Bachelor's degree in accounting preferred
  • Three to five years of financial accounting experience

What's on Offer

Competitive compensation and full benefits

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