Randstad Reinsurance Accountant in New York, New York

Reinsurance Accountant

job details:

  • location:New York, NY

  • salary:$25 - $28 per hour

  • date posted:Tuesday, February 5, 2019

  • experience:2 Years

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Finance and Insurance

  • reference:451141

  • questions:212-213-3600.

job description

Reinsurance Accountant

job summary:

Are you an experienced Reinsurance Accounting professional who likes to research and follow through on complex problem-solving items? We are seeking an Accountant for an exciting and challenging contract opportunity at a Large Insurance Group in Manhattan.

location: New York, New York

job type: Contract

salary: $25 - 28 per hour

work hours: 9 to 5

education: Bachelor's degree

experience: 2 Years


  • Ensures timely, accurate, and complete calculations, recording, reporting and billing in accordance with contract terms

  • Maintain collection logs/diaries to track collection progress and status reporting. Serve as contact with broker and reinsurers on premium, reinsurance coverage questions, and collection items.

  • Prepares and records weekly, monthly and quarterly journal entries as required for reinsurance activity

  • Reconciles reinsurance related activity, identifies issues, coordinates resolution and takes corrective action

  • Ensure compliance with Sarbanes-Oxley.


  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting and/or Finance; and/or equivalent work experience is required.

  • Excellent analytical skills and above-average math aptitude/ability.

  • Ability to accurately research and follow through on complex problem-solving items, as well as initiate resolutions at multiple levels within the organization.

  • Familiarity with GAAP and SAP reporting and Sarbanes Oxley

  • Ability to multi-task, prioritize responsibilities and manage time effectively

skills: Sarbanes Oxley Compliance

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