Accountant Captive Services

Brown & Brown, Inc. Burlington , VT 05402

Posted 3 months ago

Job Summary

Beecher Carlson is a large account risk management broker that delivers expertise by industry focus and product specialization. We strive to develop new and better technologies to support your business requirements and drive operational excellence. By leveraging our deep risk management expertise, we are able to help clients manage their business risks, protect and enhance their capital and fulfill their corporate mission. Insurance Business America named Beecher Carlson as a Top Insurance Workplace for 2018. Find out more about our team and expertise here: www.beechercarlson.com

Beecher Carlson, a subsidiary of Brown & Brown, Inc., is a large account risk management broker. For more than 30 years, we have delivered integrated insurance and risk management solutions to some of the most recognized and respected companies in the world. We work to help clients manage their business risks, protect and enhance their capital, and fulfill their corporate missions.

We have an immediate opening for an Accountant / Senior Accountant Captive Services in Burlington, VT or Denver, CO. This position will manage the day-to-day accounting and financial activities of a portfolio of Captive Insurance companies acting as the focal contact person with senior management and our clients.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform all accounting necessary for maintaining captive clients, including preparing all general ledgers, reconciliations and customized financial and managerial reports.

  • Prepare monthly financial statement package and management review for a group of captive clients, in accordance with GAAP, SAP, IFRS and/or modified GAAP.

  • Give presentations at client, shareholder, and/or Board of Director meetings to review financial information.

  • Responsible for regulatory interfacing with each captive domicile onshore and offshore, consisting of Vermont, Hawaii, Cayman Islands, Arizona, Nevada, Colorado and District of Columbia.

  • Work with all service providers including but not limited to auditors, actuarial, tax authorities, regulators, investment professionals, and bankers; acting as a point person to organize and coordinate all matters to effectively manage captive clients.

  • Prepare regulatory filings, premium tax returns and NAIC Blank Forms.

  • Responsible for substantive audit review and compliance testing, involving drafting and reviewing of audit reports and obtaining clean audit opinions.

  • Provide advice on compliance requirements, investment regulations and current accounting developments that affect clients.

  • Monitor cash flow, prepare budgets and ad hoc reports.

  • Work with multiple accounting and reporting systems, including MAS 500, BizNet, and The Complete Package to prepare financial statements in accordance with GAAP, SAP and modified GAAP.

  • Other duties as assigned.

Required Skills

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting/related field.

  • CPA designation preferred, but not required.

  • 3-10 years of experience in position with similar duties.

  • Ability to use initiative and good judgement in accomplishing tasks with minimal errors/Must possess critical thinking skills.

  • Establish and maintain effective work relationships to facilitate a team environment.

  • Excellent listening, interpersonal and customer services skills.

  • Proficiency in use of personal computers, including data entry, word processing and spread sheet applications. Proficient with Microsoft PowerPoint, Word and Excel.

Preferred:

  • Strong excel skills

  • Knowledge of AMS and ImageRight

Beecher Carlson is committed to providing our teammates with a competitive salary. We additionally offer a comprehensive and competitive range of benefits to provide for your physical, financial, and social health. Benefit packages include, but are not limited to a 401k plan, education assistance, employee stock purchase plans, medical, dental, vision, and other voluntary products.

Brown & Brown, Inc. / Beecher Carlson is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We take pride in the diversity of our teammates and seek diversity in our applicants. We work to promote diversity and inclusion among our teammates by fostering an environment that engages and empowers talented individuals regardless of age, gender, race, or sexual orientation.

Visit us on the web at www.beechercarlson.com and www.bbinsurance.com.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We take pride in the diversity of our team and seek diversity in our applicants.


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