Overview

Job Locations:
PA-West Chester – Dunwoody Dr
GA-Atlanta, Powers Ferry Rd

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Profile Summary:

Performs complex accounting and reporting functions requiring minimal direction.  Utilizes industry specific accounting and reporting principles and techniques, advanced computer skills and a profound understanding of the business unit’s products, work flows and administrative systems.

Profile Description:

  • Maintain and prepare balance sheet and general ledger reconciliations, including cash, suspense, reinsurance, retained assets, and fixed assets.
  • Verifies accuracy of journal entries, account balances and accounting classifications
  • Follow up on accounting/system issues that affect accounts to ensure proper reporting of financial data
  • Develop, monitor and comply with internal controls over various processes (SOX compliance).
  • Assist in the implementation of reconciliation tool and general ledger
  • Assist and train other accountants in research of issues that require advanced accounting or system knowledge
  • Analyze statistics and make recommendations for improvements to work flow and system
  • Perform monthly reporting and analysis related to various balance sheet and income statement account
  • Support compliance requests relating to internal and external audits, state reporting, and Schedule T
  • Ability to manage competing priorities
  • Monitor offshore team performance and metrics
  • Project work as assigned
  • Other duties as assigned

Knowledge & Experience:

  • 4-year bachelor’s degree in accounting or equivalent combination of education and work experience required
  • 5+ years accounting experience in public accounting or the financial services industry preferred
  • CPA designation preferred
  • Experience with Oracle and/or Workday software is a plus
  • Proficiency in software applications, primarily Microsoft Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint
  • Blackline or other reconciliation tool experience is a plus
  • Strong interpersonal skills, including ability to operate in multi-task and deadline driven environment, to work independently and effectively in team environment
  • Strong communication skills, written and verbal.

Critical Skills
At Resolution Life, we have identified the following critical skills which are key to success in our culture:

  • Customer Focused: Passionate drive to delight our customers and offer unique solutions that deliver on their expectations.
  • Critical Thinking: Thoughtful process of analyzing data and problem solving data to reach a well-reasoned solution.
  • Team Mentality: Partnering effectively to drive our culture and execute on our common goals.
  • Business Acumen: Appreciation and understanding of the financial services industry in order to make sound business decisions.
  • Learning Agility: Openness to new ways of thinking and acquiring new skills to retain a competitive advantage.