Accounting Analyst

Location
Wilkes Barre, Pennsylvania
Salary
Not Specified
Posted
Apr 12, 2018
Closes
Jun 11, 2018
Ref
1646#GIJ--WestGuard.1
Job Type
Not Specified
Career Level
Not Specified
Overview

Berkshire Hathaway GUARD Insurance Companies, rated A+ (Superior) by the leading independent rating organization for the industry, is growing rapidly and has operations throughout the US. We are seeking a talented and innovative Accounting Analyst who is interested in working in a dynamic, fast-paced environment in our Home Office in Wilkes-Barre, PA. If you are focused on technology, are attentive to detail, and have strong interpersonal communication skills, then our team might be right for you!

Responsibilities

  • Monitor general ledger expense activity, oversee coding corrections as needed
  • Research fluctuations and provide detailed explanations for quarterly reporting to management
  • Perform actual to budget comparisons
  • Prepare account reconciliations and analyses
  • Mine and analyze claims data to ensure the highest level of integrity of the data
  • Maintain financial Excel workbooks and department directories
  • Assist with quarterly financial statement closing process and annual budget process
  • Provide tax data to parent company for state filings, as needed; coordinate signatures/payment/mailing/submission of annual tax filings
Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree in Accounting or Finance: 3+ years experience required
  • Solid computer experience required, specifically Microsoft Excel
  • The ability to work independently and manage short and long-term projects
  • The ability to work in a fast-paced environment with specific deadlines

Some Highlights of our Benefits are:

  • Excellent working hours (Operating hours are from 8am-4:30pm M-F).
  • Generous amount of vacation and sick time. Closed on all major holidays.
  • 401K with company match and profit sharing.
  • A competitive healthcare package.
  • Tuition reimbursement after 6 months of employment.
  • Be part of Berkshire Hathaway, one of world's most admired companies. We offer opportunities to advance your career!