Accountant with 4 to 6 years’ experience with complex accounting functions requiring only general supervision
Work with operating areas to process complex accounting transactions and assist in developing transaction processes
Interact with operating area management in addition to interactions with all departments of Finance and outside auditors and regulatory agencies.
Prepare and establish monthly /quarterly financial reports and trend analyses for individual companies
Responsible for maintenance processes for subsidiary accounting systems
Assist in the preparations of 10Q, 10k and annual report including MD&A
Analyze trends for consolidated results and publish monthly consolidated reports for management.
Participate in and/or lead teams as assigned for cross function projects within the Finance Operations.
Work to transfer accounting knowledge to other team members.
Analyze financial statement elements to ensure compliance with accounting and reporting standards
Monitor accounting and regulatory changes affecting financial reporting including writing “white papers”
Assist in analysis of trends for consolidated results and assist in publishing monthly consolidated reports for management
Special projects as assigned
4 year college degree in accounting, finance, or general business
Preference will be given to candidates that meet the requirements to sit for the CPA exam
MBA or CPA certification preferred
Requires 4 to 6 years of experience in an industry accounting environment or 3 to 4 years of experience in a medium size or larger public accounting firm.
Insurance accounting experience preferred but not required
Requires proficiency in Microsoft Office programs and other computer applications used in their area.
Requires ability to work in cross functional teams and interact within multiple levels of accounting personnel
Requires strong organizational skills and the ability to handle multiple projects
Must be able to participate in problem solving as part of a team
Internal Number: 23727
About American National Insurance
American National offers a broad variety of life insurance, retirement annuities, accident and health insurance, pension plan products and services, credit insurance, and property/casualty insurance for personal lines, agribusiness and targeted commercial exposures. Products are distributed through career agents, independent marketing organizations and multiple line exclusive agents as well as direct distribution channels.
Headquartered in Galveston, Texas, American National has more than 3,000 employees in offices in Galveston and League City, Texas; Springfield, Missouri; and Glenmont, New York. American National's network of agents stretches across all 50 states and Puerto Rico, and provides service to more than 5 million policyholders.