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Investment Accounting Manager

Accenture

Accenture

Accounting & Finance
Posted on Wednesday, June 5, 2024
Accenture is a leading global professional services company that helps the world’s leading businesses, governments and other organizations build their digital core, optimize their operations, accelerate revenue growth and enhance citizen services—creating tangible value at speed and scale We combine our strength in technology and leadership in cloud, data and AI with unmatched industry experience, functional expertise and global delivery capability uniquely able to deliver tangible outcomes because of our broad range of services, solutions and assets across Strategy & Consulting, Technology, ...

Accenture is a leading global professional services company that helps the world’s leading businesses, governments and other organizations build their digital core, optimize their operations, accelerate revenue growth and enhance citizen services—creating tangible value at speed and scale. We are a talent- and innovation-led company with approximately 743,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries. Technology is at the core of change today, and we are one of the world’s leaders in helping drive that change, with strong ecosystem relationships. We combine our strength in technology and leadership in cloud, data and AI with unmatched industry experience, functional expertise and global delivery capability.

We are uniquely able to deliver tangible outcomes because of our broad range of services, solutions and assets across Strategy & Consulting, Technology, Operations, Industry X and Song. These capabilities, together with our culture of shared success and commitment to creating 360° value, enable us to help our clients reinvent and build trusted, lasting relationships. We measure our success by the 360° value we create for our clients, each other, our shareholders, partners and communities. Visit us at www.accenture.com.

The Investment Accounting Manager is responsible for the accounting and reporting of a large global insurance company's invested assets. These assets total over $330 billion and are comprised primarily of fixed maturity securities and includes private equity, hedge funds, commercial/residential loans and equity securities.

The Investment Accounting group’s specific responsibilities include reconciliation of transactional data from various sub-ledgers (Clearwater, Investran, and LMS) to the general ledger and ultimately the company's financial statements as well as all related external reporting for investments (10Q/K, Financial Supplement, STAT Audited Financials, and Investment NAIC reporting). The team is also responsible for the implementation of new accounting systems as it relates to invested assets, implementation of new GAAP and STAT accounting standards as it relates to invested assets, establishing the accounting for new transactions or new investment types and management of the risks, controls and audit as it relates to investments and supporting Investment FP&A

Key Responsibilities:

  • Execute and manage accounting processes related to the monthly and quarterly accounting close to ensure accuracy of client's invested assets data.

  • Prepare and review statement of cash flows for investments.

  • Execute and manage preparation of certain Investment disclosures for 10Q/K and Financial Supplement. These include all Investment, Lending, Fair Value, VIE Footnotes and Investment MD&A.

  • Lead and manage in new initiatives for process improvements and systems implementation, in coordination with other areas of the department/organization.

  • Prepare annual investment related NAIC/STAT reporting exhibits, schedules, and disclosures.

  • Point of contact and support for the various business unit and corporate controllers.

  • Coordinate with various areas in the organization to develop an understanding of new investment transactions and to provide guidance/support that ensures the accounting results from these investments are accurately recorded in the company ledgers across multiple bases (GAAP and Insurance Statutory).

  • Support management with ad-hoc analytical requests.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 5 years' experience in Investment Accounting and one or a combination of the following Insurance, Financial Services, and or Finance Accounting


Preferred Skills Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree with a major in a quantitative field e.g., Finance, Accounting, Math, Statistics advanced degree or CPA a plus

  • Extensive experience in accounting and reporting for investments.

  • Strong knowledge and experience of financial instruments, including fixed income and equity securities, loans, alternative investments, and more

  • Strong knowledge and experience of GAAP accounting pronouncements, US GAAP and US insurance statutory disclosure and reporting requirements for invested assets

  • Experience in controllership or financial reporting role at a public company insurance sector experience a plus

  • Strong people team management skills experience required

  • Experience developing executive level presentation materials

  • Experience working with diverse cultures across US regions


Professional Skills Qualifications:

  • Comfort with uncertainty and fluidity, and can work in an agile manner

  • Strong written and oral communication skills

  • Superior organizational skills and ability to multitask with a variety of systems and processes to meet competing deadlines

  • Highly motivated, attention to details, strong quantitative and analytic skills

  • Strong analytical and critical problem solving skills

  • Ability to manage a broad range of stakeholders

  • Self starter, and a team player with ability to communicate with teams with various backgrounds

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Compensation at Accenture varies depending on a wide array of factors, which may include but are not limited to the specific office location, role, skill set, and level of experience. As required by local law, Accenture provides a reasonable range of compensation for roles that may be hired in California, Colorado, New York or Washington as set forth below.


The application window for this job will remain open until at least 05/20/2024. However, if this date has passed, please note we are still accepting applications.

Information on benefits is here.

Role Location Annual Salary Range

California $93,400 to $196,500

Colorado $93,400 to $169,800

New York $86,500 to $196,500

Washington $99,500 to $180,800

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