Great American Insurance Co. Accountant II in Cincinnati, Ohio

Be Here. Be Great. Working for a leader in the insurance industry means opportunity for you. Great American Insurance Group, a member of American Financial Group, is a Fortune 500 company consistently recognized as a top place to work. We combine a "small company" culture where your ideas will be heard with "big company" expertise to help you succeed. With over 30 specialty property and casualty operations and a variety of financial services, there are always opportunities here to learn and grow.

  • Assists with monthly closings including data allocations and balancing.

  • Compiles, consolidates and analyzes accounting and finance information for the production of statements, schedules, filings and reports of a moderately complex nature. Assists in the preparation of more complex reports.

  • Responsible for the maintenance of complete and accurate general and subsidiary ledgers for the accounts or department(s) assigned.

  • Analyzes organization financial data for input in the review and evaluation of existing procedures and operations in assigned area for input into management decision-making regarding improvements.

  • Reconciles and adjusts, as necessary, journal entries and accounting classifications assigned to various records.

  • Coordinates accounting matters and reporting with other departments, locations, divisions and external customers.

  • Supports customers with various requests and collaborate with other departments, including:

  • Developing adhoc reports in Cognos and possibly other reporting tools

  • Provide management with detailed schedules to support results

  • Communicate with other departments to obtain pertinent information

  • Work with internal and outside auditors with requested support information

  • Additional duties involved:

  • Work with actuaries to ensure the proper booking of estimated losses

  • Review various monthly reports and provide explanations for reported results

  • Process miscellaneous accounts for entry to association system

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent.

  • 2 to 4 years of related experience. Insurance accounting experience preferred.

ID: 22240

of Positions: 1

Travel Percentage: 0 to 10%

External Company Name: American Financial Group, Inc.

External Company URL: www.gaic.com