JOB TITLE: Accountant
DEPARTMENT: Financial Reporting
REPORTS TO: Financial Reporting Leader
JOB SUMMARY: Prepares both Statutory and GAAP based monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements, researches, develops and maintains accounting policies and procedures for both insurance and non-insurance subsidiaries, analyzes account balances and provides accounting information to management, keeps current with Statutory and GAAP accounting practices and standards, implements new standards in corporate accounting policies, prepares regulatory filings and develops ad hoc reports.
We are looking for an accountant with some experience, preferably at least 2. The candidate must have an accounting or finance degree (accounting preferred, if finance then accounting minor is required) and a Bachelor's degree GPA of at least 3.0. Experience with accounting research and GAAP experience is a plus.
Candidates with demonstrated experience using PeopleSoft Financials, Access, insurance industry accounting, CPA designation, and experience with banking regulatory filings will be given preference.
Westfield Insurance is a 160 year old Property and Casualty insurance company location 30 miles Southwest of Cleveland Ohio in Westfield Center. The Independent Insurance Agents of Ohio (Ohio Big ‘I’) honored Westfield Insurance with their Eagle Award, which recognizes the outstanding insurance company of the year for their ongoing commitment to the independent agency system. Additionally Westfield Insurance was recently named as one of the “Best Employers in Ohio.” The annual list of “Best Employers in Ohio” was created by the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) – Ohio State Council and Best Companies Group. Westfield Insurance was recognized for their family-friendly benefits. In addition to its flexible work arrangement programs, meals to go and on-site market and dry cleaning services.
All applications must be submitted online to our website at www.westfieldinsurance.com