Reporting Accountant II


Mountlake Terrace, WA

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April 26, 2019

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Are you ready to put your skills to the test? Have you always dreamed of working in the Insurance - Health industry? If so, Robert Half Finance is looking for a Reporting Accountant that may be the right fit for you! To thrive in this position, you will need outstanding analytical skills. If you want a full-time position, strong compensation, benefits, and the opportunity to grow, this job offers it all! This role is located in Mountlake Terrace, Washington.

Salary: $80,000.00 -$85,000.00 (DOE) + Bonus + Benefits

-Prepare the consolidated financial statements in accordance with GAAP
-Financials for board reporting and for executive management
-Quarterly and annual statutory filings in accordance with SSAP and individual state insurance departments' regulations
-Process month-end close including journal entries, reconciliations, and variance analyses
-Research and recommend solutions for GAAP and statutory accounting transactions and reporting requirements
-Partner with management and associates in other functional areas to assist with accounting related analysis and policy development
-Seek opportunities for process improvement to gain efficiencies and take lead role to implement
-Anticipate the impact of the changing business environment on assigned work areas and adjust work assignments and processes as necessary

-Excel (must have VLOOKUPS, pivot tables)
-PeopleSoft - nice to have not required
-Bachelor’s degree in Finance or Accounting
-Big 4

Contact information: Hellen Gakuru, [email protected]
- Strong communication skills and able to receive criticism well

- 3-5 years of overall general accounting experience, ideally with Big 4 experience

- SEC reporting and SOX compliance is a plus

- Exceptional time management skills preferred

- Ability to work well in matrix organization and dealing with ambiguity

- Attention to detail and ability to follow standard procedures is a requirement

- Commitment and abilities to meet critical business deadlines

- Takes action on items beyond formal job responsibilities

- Familiarity with corporate performance management (CPM) and business intelligence systems required

- Proficient in ERP systems

- Demonstrated ability in exemplary analytical, quantitative and social skills

- BA/BS in Accounting, CPA credentials are preferred

- Previous experience in public accounting is highly valued

- Comprehensive knowledge of Microsoft Excel

Robert Half Finance & Accounting, the world's leader in specialized financial staffing, provides exciting full-time opportunities in the areas of accounting, bookkeeping, finance, audit, taxation and more. We pioneered the professional staffing industry, and we've been successfully matching professionals with employers since 1948. Our proven proprietary processes, along with our relationships in 325 locations worldwide, allow us to provide you unparalleled access to exciting career opportunities. But don't take our word for it. Our company has appeared on Fortune® magazine’s list of “World's Most Admired Companies” since 1998, and 9 out of 10 of our customers would recommend our service to a colleague.

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