Director of Financial Reporting
Job Opportunity at Stabilis Professional Services

Posted on Jul 20

http://www.stabilisinc.com    8605010171

Location: New Haven, CT
Job Type: Full Time
Job ID: W4138267

Stabilis Professional Services, Inc. (a recruiting division of Core Resource Group) is looking for a Director of Financial Reporting for their client in New Haven, CT. This is a full time opportunity.

 

Job Summary:

  • Responsible for overseeing all Accounting Department activities, including general accounting, accounts payable, investment accounting, and financial statement preparation.
  • Assists Chief Accountant with proper recording of the assets, liabilities, income and expenses for the Order and its affiliated entities.
  • Responsible for the preparation of all financial reporting to the Officers and Directors of the Order and to various regulatory agencies.
  • Assist Chief Accountant with oversight of the administration of software systems including Workpaper manager, securities accounting, and the mortgage loan systems.
  • Assists with monitoring, assessing, and applying accounting changes under U.S. GAAP and Statutory accounting as well as IFRS accounting for Canadian operations.
  • Responsible for working closely with outside accounting firm in the preparation of U.S. and Canadian tax returns for all entities. Key interface with the external auditors.


Job Responsibilities: 

  • Oversees the activities of the Department including directing, advising, reviewing and managing direct and indirect reports; makes recommendations on hiring, performance appraisals and related employment issues.
  • Trains or provides appropriate training for employees; coaches, provides feedback, counsels and motivates employees.
  • Oversees the process of preparing for and assisting the internal and external auditors, including preparation of the quarterly Model Audit Rule (MAR) testing required.
  • Responsible for the preparation of quarterly and annual statement filings for the Order as well as quarterly reporting for the affiliated entities; and assist with preparation of the U.S. and Canadian tax returns.
  • Responsible for preparation of monthly, quarterly and annual reports for senior management. Prepares specialized accounting reviews for senior management. Provides recommendations for strategic changes to financial/accounting operations, challenges current operations to find better approaches and enhances programs and procedures to improve efficiency and effectiveness.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities: 

  • 8-10 years’ experience in Public Accounting with an Insurance Background, and Supervisory / Management experience.
  • Experience dealing with regulatory agencies.
  • Public accounting knowledge and experience.
  • Experience with accounting systems.
  • Mathematical skills.
  • Analytical and critical thinking skills.
  • Must be customer service oriented with superior oral and written communication skills.
  • Supervisory Skills.
  • Life-70, lngenium, Workpaper Manager (a plus, nice to have).
  • General ledger systems, Clearwater Analytics lnvestment Accounting.
  • Microsoft Office, including Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
  • BS in Accounting.


Licensing / Certification: A CPA is required for this role.

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