Senior Accounting Specialist - (P&C Insurance)

Job Title: Senior Accounting Specialist - (P&C Insurance)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Sussex, New Jersey
Salary: Up to US$100000 per annum + Health, PTO, Plus Bonus
REF: 8/13/19TD2_1565719073
Contact Name: Travis Dorman
Contact Email:
Job Published: 4 months ago

Job Description

I am seeking an individual to join a growing team within a reputable P&C insurance business. You will be responsible for keeping the business up to date on the latest accounting policies that affect the industry. This individual will act as a key advisor to the business and will communicate research findings and regulatory announcements. Additionally, you will be responsible for spearheading accounting research projects that will aid the business on complex investment decisions.

Responsibilities for this role include:

  • Maintenance and analysis of company's interpretation and application of US GAAP and STAT accounting policies
  • Spearheading technical accounting research efforts to advise the business on accounting related matters including investments, derivatives, debt and share-based compensation
  • Report issues from regulatory bodies including FASB, SEC, NAIC, state insurance regulators and state legislatures
  • Interact with external resources regarding policies, issues and analysis
  • Complete additional documentation and analytical reviews in support of annual filings and audits

We are seeking candidates who have the following experience;

  • Knowledge of GAAP or Statutory Accounting
  • Experience in the public accounting space or experience working directly in the P&C insurance space (Preferred but not required)
  • CPA or MBA is not required but nice to have
  • Demonstrated experience in researching, analysis and providing strategic reccomendation
  • Strong communication skills and experience working with management and external auditors