PLEASE ONLY APPLY if you have experience in the home office of a life insurance company or
public accounting firm servicing life insurance companies.
ABOUT THE COMPANY…
Our client is a well respected Midwestern based life insurance company that is a part of a
mutual holding company / financial group with assets of $38 billion. They are rated A+ by
A.M. Best, AA+ by Fitch, and AA+ by Standard & Poors. They have a long heritage of growth and
financial stability and have been in business more than 100 years. Their product portfolio
includes individual life and annuities as well as voluntary and ancillary products.
ABOUT THE POSITION…
Our client is looking for a proven professional to be hired as their Director of Financial
Reporting and Accounting. The position will report to the SVP-Chief Actuary and Treasurer.
There will be two reports to this position and they are the AVP & Assistant Controller and the
Assistant Treasurer. The position is responsible for the internal and external financial
reporting and financial statement analysis. The immediate key tasks to be performed are
Create policies and procedures to install, supervise and monitor GAAP accounting methods for
all financial reports and the related analysis
Train and mentor the direct reports to this position in GAAP Accounting
Will function as an advisor to Executive Management on a broad range of key decisions
Interact with the executives of the financial services holding company as needed
WHAT YOU NEED TO BE CONSIDERED…
Candidates must have experience in the home office of a life insurance company or public
accounting firm servicing life insurance companies. We are looking for an experienced
accounting professional who can continue to grow into leadership positions. This position
requires a Bachelors degree in Accounting, with a Masters preferred, a CPA, and a minimum of
5-7 years of recent experience in the insurance industry with proven experience in GAAP
accounting, but with a statutory background as well.
WHAT IS IN IT FOR YOU…
This is an opportunity to write your own policies and procedures. You will not be handling
someone else’s program; rather you will be creating your own departmental policies. The
company is in need of the services of this position and it will be a very visible position not
only to our client, but to the financial services company that owns them as well. There is
ample opportunity to progress up through the ranks to AVP, VP, and SVP with a proven record of
accomplishment in due time. You will receive a Strong Six Figure Salary with a lucrative Bonus
that has been paid regularly in the past. The company is located in a very nice community
within a short driving distance to a major metropolitan city. The cost-of-living is very
reasonable in the community where you will be living if you are hired for the position.
If you have the appropriate life insurance accounting experience with a strong emphasis on
GAAP principles, why not submit your resume or give us a call.
Our Client is an Equal Opportunity Employer.