Accounting Analyst II

Job Description

  
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Job Summary
Prepares and maintains financial records, statements and reports for assigned companies; analyzes and interprets accounting records; researches complex accounting issues and errors providing solutions; prepares various internal management and external regulatory reports as assigned; works on special projects, overseeing and acting as liaison with other functions on assigned projects. Creates and performs quality reviews and financial projections as needed.

Essential Job Functions

• Prepares and analyze financial statements, various reports and financial records for assigned books of business or companies.
• Reviews accounting impact from system changes, tests and validates SAP changes, researches accounting issues provides recommendations.
• Prepares Business Requirements Inquires (BRI) and SAP enhancement requests to address any issues affecting financial data.
• Actively involved with the automation of manual processes and/or setting up new interfaces.
• Prepares reports and statements for internal management and externally for various state and regulatory filings, as assigned.
• Helps develop balancing routines and design exception reports that provide a means to analyze and fix out of balances in reconciliations and various reports.
• Participates in release testing to ensure that no data quality issues exist that will adversely impact the financial statements and processes.
• Liaison with various functions on projects to ensure that accounting needs are met.
• Assigned miscellaneous special projects and other duties.
• Promotes safety at all times and complies with safety/ergonomic standards as outlined in relevant company published manuals.

Physical Actions
Required job duties are essentially sedentary in nature, consisting of occasion walking, standing, lifting and/or carrying ten pounds maximum, seeing, speaking, and hearing.

Physical Environment
Required job duties are normally performed in a climate-controlled office environment.

Education Requirements
Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or related field.

Experience Requirements
Minimum of 3 years of prior Accounting or Finance experience.

Special Skill Requirement
SAP and fixed asset experience preferred
  
Farmers is an equal opportunity employer, committed to the strength of a diverse workforce.

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: 11/13/2019