Staff Accountant

Alliant San Diego , CA 92140

Posted 2 months ago

With a history dating back to 1925, Alliant Insurance Services is one of the nation's leading distributors of diversified insurance products and services. As one of the 10 largest insurance brokerage firms in the U.S., Alliant operates through a national network of offices providing property and casualty, workers' compensation, employee benefits, surety, and financial products and services to clients nationwide.

SUMMARY

The role will commence with a temporary position in the Budgeting Department assisting the team with day to day budgeting activities, then moving to the GL Team.Responsible for accounting duties including general ledger, financial statements, and fixed assets. Maintains system financial reporting and parameter changes, as well as prepare general ledger account reconciliations. Assists with the preparation of financial statements, month-end closing, and consolidates financial statements.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Temporary support of Budget Team for 2020 Budget.

  • Maintains timely and accurate analysis of general ledgers and subsidiary ledgers;

  • Assists with the preparation of accurate and timely financial statements and month-end closing;

  • Maintains bank reconciliation and fixed assets reconciliation;

  • Consolidates subsidiary company monthly financial statements, and maintains all subsidiary companies' detail books;

  • Maintains and coordinates monthly general ledger accounts reconciliations;

  • Maintains system financial reporting and parameter changes;

  • Acts as back-up for cash management: wire transfers, stop payments, coordinates with the bank staff, and analyzes cash balance and investment fund;

  • Assists in audit preparation;

  • Assists Senior Accountant and Accounting Manager/Controller as necessary;

  • Other duties as assigned.

QUALIFICATIONS

EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE

Associate's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
2 - 4 years related work experience;

Extensive knowledge of dual-entry accounting and general ledger maintenance

SKILLS

Excellent oral and written communication skills

Excellent presentation and counseling skills

Ability to work within a team and to foster teamwork

Good problem solving and time management skills

Excellent attention to detail

Good planning, organizational and prioritization skills

Proficient in Microsoft Office products

We are proud to provide comprehensive, high quality employee programs to meet employees' needs now and in the future, including a very competitive financial package. We encourage you to explore what we have to offer.

For immediate consideration for this position, please click on the "Submit Resume" button.

Alliant Insurance Services, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of race, color, age, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status or any other protected status.

If you are applying for a job and need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please call our Career Center at 1-877-901-9473 and let us know the nature of your request and contact information.


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Staff Accountant

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