Accountant (Property and Casualty)

Finance Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania


Description

Position at Clear Spring Property and Casualty Company

Group1001 is a consumer-centric, technology-driven family of insurance companies on a mission to deliver outstanding value and operational performance by combining financial strength and stability with deep insurance expertise and a can-do culture. Group1001’s culture emphasizes the importance of collaboration, communication, core business focus, risk management, and striving for outcomes. This goal extends to how we hire and onboard our most valuable assets – our employees.

Company Overview:

Clear Spring Property and Casualty is a leading provider of property and casualty insurance. Our future-forward strategy is rooted in deep industry knowledge and a mastery of emerging technologies. Clear Spring Property and Casualty Company is a subsidiary of Delaware Life Insurance Company and its parent company, Group1001. Our relationship with these organizations has yielded an innovative technology platform that provides smarter risk management solutions for property and casualty insurance brokers. Clear Spring is dedicated to Group1001's mission: making insurance more useful, intuitive and accessible for everyone. We’re confident in our forward-thinking products, and that you’ll love partnering with us.

Group 1001, and its affiliated companies, is strongly committed to providing a supportive work environment where employee differences are valued. Diversity is an essential ingredient in making Group 1001 a welcoming place to work and is fundamental in building a high-performance team. Diversity embodies all the differences that make us unique individuals. All employees share the responsibility for maintaining a workplace culture of dignity, respect, understanding and appreciation of individual and group differences.

Job Summary:

The Accountant will be responsible for compiling and preparing internal/external financial data and oversee general accounting operations by controlling and verifying financial transactions.

Main Accountabilities:

  • Prepare monthly journal entry postings (including interfaces) as directed.
  • Prepare general ledger account reconciliations as directed.
  • Assist Controller in preparation of annual actuary review.
  • Prepare and process (with Controller approval) any government filings (i.e. 1099s) within set deadlines. This includes maintaining the proper supporting documentation (i.e. W9s) to support the filings.
  • Process manual payments as directed by Controller or CFO.
  • Maintain assigned bank reconciliation on a current basis. Report any variances immediately to Controller.
  • Complete cash flow analysis, as directed.
  • Scan/copy/process all daily/monthly/quarterly/annual reports for the accounting department as directed.
  • Assist with regulatory filings as directed.
  • Update and maintain the Company’s fixed asset schedules.
  • Review the work product of the accounting personnel for accuracy as directed by the Controller.
  • Assist in training of departmental support staff.
  • Make all necessary changes to postings in accounts payable as directed by the Controller.
  • Interact with other company departments in a professional manner.
  • All other duties as assigned by the Controller.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in increasingly responsible accounting roles.
  • Insurance industry experience a plus.
  • Demonstrate working knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles.
  • Demonstrate effective communication and interaction skills.
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills.