SEC Reporting Staff Accountant

American National Galveston , TX 77550

Posted 4 months ago

Who we are.

American National is a successful and stable corporation guided by five core values: Financial Strength, Integrity, Respect, Service and Teamwork. We are among America's Most Trustworthy Financial Companies according to Forbes. We've spent the last 110+ years earning this reputation and we work each day to expand this legacy. We know we're not just selling insurance, we're providing security and peace of mind to our 5 million policyholders.

The growth, innovation and success of American National are driven by our incredible employees who thrive on delivering exceptional service to our clients. Success begins and ends with our people. Their loyalty and dedication to American National is why we're successful.

If you share our values and can contribute to our mission of providing the highest quality service to our clients, we want to hear from you!

Why join us?

We know that our employees' lives encompass much more than the time they spend at work. To help them maintain a healthy work/life balance, we've compiled a generous benefits package, including: medical, dental, vision, short and long-term disability, life insurance, flexible spending account, matching 401(k), paid time off, paid holidays, tuition reimbursement and referral bonuses.

We've also incorporated unique benefits like our volunteer program where employees are provided PTO for giving their time to a non-profit of their choice. Healthy employees are productive employees so we also have a comprehensive wellness program that includes onsite fitness centers and classes or discounted gym memberships, free health screenings, free flu shots, and more.

SEC Reporting Staff Accountant

Responsibilities:

  • Assist in preparation of annual 10-K and quarterly 10-Q financial statements, footnotes and MD&A

  • Interact with all departments of Finance, internal and external auditors and regulatory agencies

  • Prepare and establish monthly financial reports and trend analyses for individual companies

  • Assist in researching accounting issues

  • Work on cross-function teams within Finance

  • Analyze financial statement elements to ensure compliance with accounting and reporting standards and monitor accounting and regulatory changes affecting financial reporting

  • Assist in analysis of consolidated and segment results and assist in publishing monthly consolidated reports for management

  • Special projects as assigned

Skills and Abilities:

  • The incumbent will work in a fast-paced office environment, with highly regimented reporting requirements and strict deadlines

  • Ability to work overtime as needed to fulfill the essential functions and additional responsibilities, which may include special projects as necessary

  • Ability to understand prioritization to meet deadlines, work well under pressure and communicate effectively with others

  • Self-motivated with the ability to work with minimal supervision, and ability to adequately perform self-review of work to ensure accuracy and proper presentation

  • Must be dedicated, well organized, able to multi-task and work independently and in a team environment

Qualifications:

  • 4 year college degree in accounting,finance,or general business

  • Requires 2 to 3 years of experience in an accounting environment

  • Insurance accounting experience preferred

  • Requires proficiency in Microsoft Office programs with strong excel skills and other computer applications used in their area.

  • SAP/BPC experience preferred

  • Workiva experience preferred

  • Requires strong organizational skills and the ability to handle multiple projects

  • Must be able to participate in problem solving as part of a team

Hiring Practices

The preceding job posting has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees assigned to this role. It is not intended to be interpreted as a comprehensive list of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications.

American National's recruitment policies help us place individuals in a timely and efficient manner. Only the most qualified candidates will be contacted by our recruiting team. Candidates always have the ability to determine their application status by logging into our Career Portal.

Learn more about our culture by following us on social media: LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram, Twitter: @CareerswithAN

American National is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We provide equal opportunity to all qualified individuals regardless of race, color, religion, age, gender, gender expression, national origin, veteran status, disability or any other legally protected categories.

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"If you believe you can make a difference in the lives of our clients, if you're willing to work hard, if you want a fulfilling career, and if your values match ours, then I want you to work for American National. " James Pozzi, President and CEO.

Nearest Major Market: Galveston

Nearest Secondary Market: Houston

Job Segment: ERP, Law, Accounting, Social Media, SAP, Technology, Legal, Marketing, Finance


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