Staff Accountant- Insurance

Location: Georgetown, SC

Department: Strovis Insurance

Type: Full Time

Min. Experience: Mid Level

STAFF ACCOUNTANT - Strovis Insurance

Location: Georgetown, SC

Type: Full Time, Exempt

Min. Experience: Mid Level

 

Strovis Insurance is seeking to fill the position of Staff Accountant.  The staff accountant will assist in all accounting functions including but not limited to:

Transactions

  • Assist the President/COO with the day-to day, monthly and year-end operations of the Accounting/Finance Department including budget review and analysis
  • Perform the processing and recording of accounts payable transactions and ensure that all invoices and staff reimbursements are paid accurately and in accordance with finance policies and procedures
  • Maintain accounts payable, accounts receivable, and payroll accounts
  • Review and process AMEX Expense reports and receipts submitted by cardholders on monthly basis
  • Perform general accounts analysis and bank reconciliations, including bank statements, fixed assets, employer’s benefit costs, accruals and prepaid expenses
  • Maintain the company's general ledger and subsidiary ledger accounts, including posting and preparing opening, adjusting, and closing journal entries
  • Prepare preliminary financial statements including income statement, balance sheet, and statement of cash flows
  • Post to the accounting software program; maintaining banking relations
  • Cash management including preparing wire transfers, sweep account transactions
  • Process monthly client billing
  • Process daily invoicing of policies

Reporting

  • Assist in the preparation of financial reports such as financial statements, budget performance, and interim financial reporting
  • Prepare the monthly Profit & Loss Statement

Compliance

  • Monitor and collect data to assess accuracy and integrity; analyze data; ensure compliance with applicable standards (i.e. GAAP), rules, regulations and systems of internal control; interpret and evaluate results, prepare documentation; create financial reports and/or presentations

And other duties as assigned.

Skills and Specifications required for the position:

  • Demonstrate a proficient level of professional skill and/or knowledge in accounting and keep current with developments and trends. Knowledge and ability to use applicable information technology and systems to meet work needs
  • Strong organizational skills and ability to prioritize workload in order to meet tight deadlines in a fast-paced and dynamic work environment
  • Be able to demonstrate attention to details and good-record-keeping
  • Hands-on detail-oriented tasks
  • Strong, open communication and interpersonal skills
  • Initiative, confidence, integrity and professionalism. Able to deal with commercially and personally sensitive issues effectively and appropriately
  • Team player
  • Able to work alone on a broad variety of projects
  • Able to establish and maintain healthy working relationships with people in the course of work undertaken
  • A strong level of influence and negotiation skills
  • Able to motivate others to reach organizational goals
  • Able to deliver effective results, meet deadlines
  • Proficiency in using Microsoft Office packages
  • Willing to attend once a year training sessions, locations vary.

Desired Qualifications: The Staff Accountant candidate should have a Bachelor's degree in accounting or a finance related subject, or equivalent business experience and 2+ years of accounting experience, preferably in a payroll outsourcing type of environment. Ability to work independently, with little supervision.

Working Conditions: Primarily in an office environment. Will be expected to travel as needed to training, etc.

Supervises: None.

 

Strovis is an equal employment opportunity employer which selects the individual who is the best match for a position based on job-related qualification, without regard to  race, color, creed, sex, national origin, religion, sexual preference, age, disability, or other protected group status.

 

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