Sorry, this job is no longer accepting applications. See below for more jobs that match what you’re looking for!

Senior Accountant

Expired Job

Markel Corporation Richmond , VA 23234

Posted 2 months ago

Company Information:

What we look for

Our exceptional and motivated employees are our greatest strength. Our employees provide the highest level of

customer service and help maintain our position as a leader in the global marketplace.

Markel Style

The Markel Style is what makes us stand out from our competitors. It's our core value which should underpin how we do business, while influencing our behavior and performance. We are looking for people who have potential and share our passion to live the Markel Style, which is described in more detail below.

If you think you have these core attributes we want to hear from you.

Job Summary:

This position will be responsible for assisting with the consolidation, accounting and reporting for Markel's non-insurance operations. The position will work under general direction from their manager and director.

Job Responsibilities

  • Execute monthly, quarterly & annual closing tasks including but not limited to: timely and accurate journal entry postings with appropriate signoff and support to ensure integrity of accounting records; preparation and analysis of 10K schedules, filings, and disclosures; and preparation of account reconciliations.

  • Participate in quarterly closing calls and inquire as necessary to pick-up on key components of significant drivers impacting relevant account balances during the period.

  • Maintain cash account, including preparing available cash schedule on an adhoc basis, prepare and initiate wires with proper support, track and monitor affiliate invoices for 3rd party accounting/consultant fees and federal tax payments.

  • Assist in preparation of quarterly management review meeting and audit committee meeting materials

  • Assist in maintaining the non-insurance groups SOX documentation and remediation of control issues

  • Prepare and maintain schedules used to track activity related to executive compensation and equity method investments

  • Participate in technical accounting issues including, but not limited to, goodwill impairment testing, intangible asset impairment review, purchase accounting for acquisitions, implementation of new accounting standards, and consolidation under ASC 810.

  • Work closely with other functional areas (i.e. SEC and accounting policy, tax, investments, human resources, disbursements, treasury) and business management to resolve issues and support achievement of business goals.

  • Collaborate with teammates to continually assess processes and initiate ideas with management to identify, design, and implement process improvements for greater efficiency, effectiveness, and consistency amongst insurance companies.

  • Identify/prepare appropriate financial information needed to properly respond to ad hoc requests, seeking guidance from manager/director when needed to ensure quality customer service.

  • Be accountable for understanding information provided, including the ability to explain content/impact.

  • Participate in the internal and external audit process.

  • Participate in other strategic accounting and business projects as they arise.

"Why work for us?"

Diversity and inclusion

Markel is truly a global and diverse company. We believe that diversity makes us better business partners and that embracing people's differences can bring amazing results and fuel innovation. We have a portfolio of businesses and product lines that operate around the world.

Community involvement

Markel has a rich heritage of supporting communities across the world where our customers and employees live and work. Giving back is part of our history and our future. Our employees share in this philosophy through volunteering, mentoring and fundraising.

Commitment to open doors

Markel is committed to creating the best work environment. Our open-door policy is essential in recognizing business issues as they rise and to address the changing needs of our diverse and global workforce. Challenging management is a component of the Markel Stylesome of our best ideas start from a conversation between a manager and an employee.

Entrepreneurial spirit

As the Markel Style states, we pursue excellence, strive for a better way, and share the success of others. Markel associates proactively seek new business opportunities, bringing further success to Markel.


See if you are a match!

See how well your resume matches up to this job - upload your resume now.

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Tax Accountant Or Senior Tax Accountant

Dominion

Posted 2 days ago

VIEW JOBS 11/16/2018 12:00:00 AM 2019-02-14T00:00 Dominion Energy is one of the nation's largest producers and transporters of energy, with a portfolio of approximately 25,700 megawatts of generation, 14,400 miles of natural gas transmission, gathering and storage pipeline, and 6,500 miles of electric transmission lines. Dominion Energy operates one of the nation's largest natural gas storage systems with 1 trillion cubic feet of storage capacity and serves more than 6 million utility and retail energy customers. Our company is built on a proud legacy of public service, innovation and community involvement. In addition to our core energy production, transportation and storage businesses, we invest in communities where we live and work and by practicing responsible environmental stewardship wherever we operate. Diversity is linked to every aspect of our business to include how we attract, develop and retain our future talent. An inclusive environment encourages the coming together of different talents, thoughts and energies. The company's commitment to employing military veterans through the Troops to Energy Jobs program is one way we are able to ensure workforce diversity. Job Summary Tax Accountant You may prepare assigned federal, state, and/or local tax returns and tax payments in compliance ith applicable tax laws. Prepares assigned tax accurals in accordance with applicable financial or regulatory reporting requiremets and associated controls. Prepares, for management review, information for financial statesments and regulatory filings. May prepare annual budgets and actual to budget variances, as assigned. May assist with drafting responses for internal and external audits of financial statements, regulatory filings, internal controls and tax returns. Researched basic tax, accounting, or business issues related to assigned entities or projects and prepares tax memorandums, or other communications. Contributes to special projects, as assigned. May review work of other tax personnel. Senior Tax Accountant You may prepare and/or review all assigned federal, state and/or local tax returns, tax payments, and tax accruals, in compliance with applicable laws, regulations, and established policies and procedures. Prepares information for financial statements and regulatory filings. Prepares annual tax budgets and maintains actual to budget variances, as assigned. Prepares responses for internal and external audits of financial statements, regulatory filings, internal controls, and tax returns. Researches tax, accounting, or business issues related to assigned entities or projects, and formulates and provides recommendations to management. May coordinate special projects, including analyzing tax issues in connection with acquisitions, divestures, or new business opportunities, identifying potential tax opportunities, and analyzing the impact of new or proposed tax laws and/or interpretations. Assists in training of co-workers and dissemination of new or emerging issues or information. Recommends changes to information gathering and tax filing processes. Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities & Experience Tax Accountant-At least 3 years of accounting experience or 1 year public accounting or corporate tax department accounting experience. Senior Tax Accountant-At least 5 years of accounting experience or 4+ years of public accounting or corporate tax department accounting experience A combination of knowledge developed through formal education and practical experience that demonstrates a strong understanding of concepts regarding tax laws and tax accounting practices and procedures, Knowledge of tax research methods with ability to interpret tax laws, to prepare general tax research memorandums, and to formulate recommendations for management, Ability to research issues and to formulate and develop recommendations for management, Strong knowledge of Microsoft Office and experience with ERP software, Excellent written communication and interpersonal skills, Ability to provide technical assistance and training to others, Ability to prioritize and to manage time well, Attention to detail and demonstrated active listening skills, Ability to provide critical feedback and peer review of assigned work tasks Education Requirements Education Level: Degree or an equivalent combination of education and demonstrated related experience may be accepted in lieu of preferred level of education: Bachelor, Master Preferred Disciplines: Accounting, Economics, Finance Working Conditions Office Work Environment 76 -100% Test Description No Testing Required Export Control Certain positions at Dominion Energy may involve access to information and technology subject to export controls under U.S. law. Compliance with these export controls may result in Dominion Energy limiting its consideration of certain applicants. Other Information We offer excellent plans and programs for employees. Employees are rewarded with a competitive salary and comprehensive benefits package which may include: health benefits with coverage for families and domestic partners, vacation, retirement plans, paid holidays, tuition reimbursement, and much more. Dominion Energy is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to a diverse workforce. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their protected veteran or disabled status. You can experience the excitement of our company – it's the difference between taking a job and starting a career. Nearest Major Market: Richmond Job Segment: Pipeline, ERP, Testing, Energy, Research, Technology Dominion Richmond VA

Senior Accountant

Expired Job

Markel Corporation