Acrisure LLC Senior Accountant-International in Grand Rapids, Michigan
Why Choose Acrisure?
In record time, Acrisure has become the fastest growing insurance broker globally. A top 20 player a few years ago, we are now in the top 10 of insurance broker globally, with ambitious plans to continue growing at pace. Beyond our growth, our dedication to client service, as fueled by our business model and culture, means that Acrisure?s opportunity is to be the most relevant and successful, privately held insurance broker in the industry.
Our model is unique. Through a network of agency partners that provide local service with global reach, we work in service of two core objectives: create value and be a good partner.
Our culture is strong. We are a collaborative company of entrepreneurial, innovative, and talented people who believe in our future. We outthink and out work the competition. We look outside our walls and are energized by our fast-paced trajectory.
Our vision for the future is clear. We have limitless potential to achieve unprecedented success in the insurance industry. To achieve our opportunity, a best-in-class Accounting team must support us.
This is an exciting opportunity to join this growing team and immediately make an impact to the overall success of the company. If you are interested in collaborating with good people who celebrate entrepreneurialism and work with commonality of purpose, Acrisure is the place for you.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Accurately complete month-end duties including, schedules (prepaid, interest, goodwill, etc), trial balances, journal entries and general ledger/bank reconciliations.
Assist in data compilation for statutory tax filings and quarterly/annual corporate tax filings.
Data compilation for VAT Tax filings for multiple countries.
Maintain fixed asset data for all purchases and disposals.
Contribute to team effort by conducting ad hoc financial projects, as needed.
Manage workload to complete all activities accurately and within established timeframes and month-end deadlines.
Ability to ?take ownership? of tasks and projects from start to finish.
Adaptable to learn team processes independently.
Review processes to determine the tasks needed & timeframe to complete.
Handle larger volume & complex processes or tasks for team & Agency Partners.
Ability to learn all functional areas of the team.
Ability to clean up & research issues as needed or on regular basis.
Take initiative to improve processes & team responsibilities.
Assist Supervisor with monthly reports & month-end review.
Adhere to all systems, procedures and insurance company regulations.
This description is not meant to be all-inclusive and may be modified from time to time at the discretion of management.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Education and/or Experience:
Bachelor?s degree in Accounting is required
Minimum of 3 years of experience in accounting or auditing required.
Technology Skills: Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
Must be highly organized, detail oriented and have strong analytical skills.
Able to work independently and enjoy a high degree of interaction with team members
Ability to contribute to a collaborative environment by consistently demonstrating teamwork, high motivation, positive behavior and effort to achieve goals and objectives
Self-motivated and driven
Maintain a sense of urgency and ability to work with and meet deadlines
Demonstrate effective written and verbal communication, including the ability actively listen, and problem solve with minimal assistance
Demonstrates excellent time management and prioritization skills
Attention to detail and commitment to a high level of accuracy
The ability to multitask, prioritize, work independently, and use discretion surrounding sensitive information
Ability to maintain a professional demeanor and positive attitude
Knowledge of IFRS and Foreign Currency Translation (preferred)
Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Moderate stress due to regular deadlines and daily challenges.
High finger dexterity while typing documents and forms
Occasionally lift up to 20lbs.
Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job, and reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Work is done in a temperature-controlled, non-smoking office.
Workstations are cubicles with moderately high sides.
The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.
To Executive Search Firms & Staffing Agencies: Acrisure does not accept unsolicited resumes from any agencies that have not signed a mutual service agreement. All unsolicited resumes will be considered Acrisure?s property, and Acrisure will not be obligated to pay a referral fee. This includes resumes submitted directly to hiring managers without contacting Acrisure?s Human Resources Talent Department.