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Senior Accountant

  • Employer: iA American Warranty, L.P.
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  • Job category: Not Evaluated (Job Family)
  • Job ID: JR10012524
  • Job type: Permanent Job Full time

Description

How your role contributes to the business

Senior Accountants are responsible for performing complex accounting needs in all accounting areas including but not limited to AO Accounting, Insurance Accounting, Controllership, Treasury and Accounting Operations.  This includes reviewing financial data to aid in making forecasting decisions and communicating with company leaders about financial strategies. 

This position provides team support, resolution of complex issues, implement standards and approaches, support planning, and support internal and/or external client relationships.  Senior Accountants work closely with other Accounting staff to reconcile accounts and review monthly, quarterly, and annual reports. This position may also be responsible for training new Accounting team members.

Day in your life

  • Responsible for company(s) financial procedures, records and reporting for compliance with laws and regulations.
  • Prepare and post monthly journal entries for administration, insurance, obligor, and non-obligor business.
  • Reconciliations of Intercompany entries.
  • Monthly reconciliation between processing systems and general ledger to ensure accurate reporting.
  • Perform account analysis on general ledger to ensure accuracy.
  • Prepare documentation for external Auditors.
  • Analyze financial statements for discrepancies.
  • Reconcile accounts monthly to ensure accurate reporting and ledger maintenance.
  • Prepares financial statements for multiple companies on a monthly, quarterly, and annual basis.
  • Records and reconciles monthly bank statements to trust reconciliations for multiple companies.
  • Prepare and analyze reconciliation of receivables and payable for multiple companies.
  • Maintain financial reports (balance sheet, income statement, cash flow etc.).
  • Serves as an expert resource in all areas of the department to aid in answering questions.

  You have

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or equivalent work experience.
  • Six to eight years of accounting work experience.
  • Experience within the insurance or service contract industry preferred.
  • Strong computer/MS Office skills; plus, ability to learn other software systems quickly.
  • General Accounting Skills
  • Data Analysis
  • Financial Reporting
  • Managing Business Client Relationships
  • Team leadership
  • Strong mathematical and analytical skills
  • Proficient in word processing and spreadsheet software
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Proven ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously
  • Accountability
  • Attention to Detail
  • Critical Thinking
  • Priority Management
  • Problem Solving

We Offer 

• Competitive Benefits (Medical, Dental, Vision, Short- and Long-Term Disability, 401K w/ match, PTO, and more!)
• A Human Approach
• Career Advancement
• Professional Development Opportunities
• Quality Working Conditions

 About Us 

iA American is a wholly-owned subsidiary of iA Financial Group, one of the largest insurance and wealth management groups in North America. In the last few years, iA American has been thoughtfully built by iA Financial Group through the acquisition of Innovative Aftermarket Systems (IAS), SouthwestRe, and Dealers Assurance Company (DAC). Our suite of products and services includes automotive protection packages, reinsurance options, dealer support, direct-to-consumer products, and in-house administration.

iA Financial Group is the fourth largest life and health insurance company in Canada and offers a wide range of products for all stages of life and to meet the needs of clients across its vast sales network. Founded in 1892, iA Financial Group’s stability and solidity make it an employer of choice that invests in its employees and their development over the long term.


At iA, we invest,
in you.

Our employees are our best investment and we have much to offer them.


Company Overview

About

iA Financial Group is the strength of a company with a human side, with its over 8,000 employees. Together, we have earned the trust of our more than four million clients and 25,000 advisors who have chosen us for their insurance, savings, and wealth management.

With over $200 billion in assets and half a billion invested in technological innovation, we’re a key player in the financial services industry in Canada and the United States. The secret to our success? Investing in you, one person at a time. Because, for over 125 years, we have believed that it’s by supporting our employees and surrounding ourselves with the most reputable leaders in the industry, we will continue to innovate.

At iA, we’re invested in you.

Our commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

At iA Financial Group, we support and celebrate diversity. We strive to provide a workplace that is recognized as inclusive for all, regardless of ethnic origin, nationality, language, religious beliefs, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, family situation, or physical or mental disability.

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