Houston, TX 77098 US
- Oversee the preparation of financial statements, including income statements, balance sheets, and cash flow statements.
- Analyze financial data and provide insights into variances, trends, and opportunities for improvement.
- Ensure the accuracy and completeness of general ledger entries.
- Review and approve complex journal entries and reconciliations.
- Maintain compliance with accounting principles and company policies.
- Supervise accounts payable and receivable functions.
- Lead the month-end and year-end closing processes, including reconciliation of accounts and preparation of financial statements.
- Collaborate with auditors during external audits and provide necessary documentation.
- Play a key role in the development and maintenance of budgets and forecasts.
- Identify opportunities to streamline accounting processes and enhance efficiency.
- Supervise and mentor a team of accounting professionals.
- Provide guidance, training, and support to promote professional growth within the team.
- Foster a collaborative and high-performance work environment.
- Oversee the selection, implementation, and management of accounting software and financial systems.
- Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance.
- MBA/ CPA certification is a plus.
- Insurance industry experience is a plus but not required
- 7+ years of accounting experience
- Strong knowledge of accounting principles (GAAP) and financial reporting.
- Proficiency in accounting software and advanced skills in Microsoft Excel.
- Excellent leadership and managerial abilities.
- Strong analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making skills.
- Effective communication and interpersonal skills.
- Detail-oriented with a commitment to accuracy.
- Ability to work effectively in a collaborative team environment.