Staff Accountant

Accounting Zionsville/Indianapolis, Indiana


Position at Group1001

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.

The Finance Department is currently seeking an Accountant with strong accounting, problem-solving, and communication skills for our Zionsville, IN location.  The accountant will be primarily responsible for accounting for the company’s biweekly payroll, month end payroll-related accruals, as well as a variety of other accounting tasks including but not limited to intercompany accounting and settlements. 

The position presents an opportunity to join a very collaborative team in a fast-paced and dynamic multi-company environment which will allow you to learn and grow your knowledge of accounting concepts and practices.

Main Accountabilities:

  • Account for biweekly payroll and prepare required control packets
  • Perform month end payroll, benefits, bonus and other related accruals
  • Review and document monthly reconciliation of payroll related accounts
  • Communicate regularly with HR, payroll, and other stakeholders with appropriate confidentiality
  • Provide support as needed to internal and external auditors
  • Track and report intercompany balances, settling funding as needed
  • Assist expense team to properly allocate intercompany costs
  • Other duties and projects, as assigned


  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting/finance
  • Minimum 3 years of accounting experience
  • Payroll accounting experience strongly preferred
  • Experience with Workday and/or Oracle a plus
  • Advanced working knowledge of computer applications, including MS Word, Excel and Outlook
  • Sound judgment in handling and communicating highly confidential information
  • Strong work professional work ethic, integrity, and team-oriented
  • Excellent organizational skills, attention to detail, ownership and accountability
  • Internally driven and self-motivated
  • Effective communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Commitment to customer service and quality