Department Accounting
Category Finance
City oklahoma city
State OK
Travel
Involved
0-10%
Type of
Position
Full-Time

Financial Reporting Asst. Manager

AFA / FMS

Description:

*Assistant to Manger responsible for oversight, management and direction of American Fidelity Assurance Company’s total Company and divisional accounting and financial reporting function, and direction of the FMS Department Financial Reporting area and the AFA GAAP accounting and Reporting area.

*The primary corporate responsibility is to oversee the establishment and maintenance of AFA’s accounting principles, practices and procedures for the preparation of its financial reports for SAP and GAAP accounting principles.

*Assist with Directing and overseeing preparation of all internal, regulatory and statutory audited financial statements for AFA including accounting/regulatory research and compliance and management of the premium tax and guaranty assessment area. Help to develop the financial information provided to rating agency analyst and regulators. 

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree From Four-Year College or University Accounting area of study required
  • If no public accounting experience, Insurance industry related accounting/financial experience with at least  7 – 10  years experience in supervisory/management positions
  • Strong oral and written communication skills including outstanding interpersonal and consultative skills
  • Ability to work in pressure situations 
  • Some time periods of extensive overtime 
  • Flexibility in scheduling workload and ability to manage toward successful accomplishment of goals within deadlines
  • Strong oral and written communication skills including outstanding interpersonal and consultative skills
  • Demonstration of a high level of administrative competence and excellence in analyzing organization procedures and maximum efficiency
  • Excellent knowledge of statutory and GAAP accounting principles 
  • Strong management, leadership and decision making skills 
  • Strong analytical skills required 
  • Project management skills 
  • Experience in public accounting would be considered a plus, but not required . Public accounting experience in Insurance would offset years of experience in Insurance or Financial Industry and reduce req to 5 – 7 years.
  • Must be able to effectively manage medium to large staff of both technical and clerical positions
  • CPA required