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Senior Accountant

Kelly Services
Atlanta, GA 30309
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Kelly Services is seeking a **Senior Accountant** for a provider of specialty insurance products in the property, casualty, extended device protection, and preneed insurance sectors located in **Atlanta, GA.**

**Job Title: Senior Accountant**

Location: Atlanta, GA 30339

Type: Temp, potential Temp-To-Hire

Length: 6-Months

Est. Start Date: November 2019

Hours: 40 hours/week, 8 hours/day

Pay Rate: $30 per hour

**PRIMARY OBJECTIVES:** The Senior Accountant is responsible for carrying out tasks of a broad and complex nature, determines how to record items for P&L and balance sheet activity, and performs analysis and reporting of financial results at client level. Completes general ledger journal entries, executes month-end close procedures, performs account reconciliations and analyzes balances appropriateness. This position is required to meet all scheduled monthly financial reporting deadlines and provide accurate and timely analysis and research on VPS Business.

Financial analysis responsibilities for this position include the development and maintenance of analytic reporting to validate accuracy of financial results, as well as, to meet corporate financial reporting package requirements of providing fluctuation explanations.


General Accounting and Reconciliation (75%)

Completes the month-end close for VPS clients processed in Extended Warranty System (EW) in compliance with internal deadlines based on Monthly Financial Reporting Calendar.

Completes the month-end close for VPS manual clients and record earnings results to the GL in compliance with internal deadlines based on Financial Reporting Calendar.

Carries out accounting assignments of a broad and complex nature including review of financial transactions posted to general ledger and trends results to check for inconsistencies at the client level.

Maintain general ledger accounts (P&L and BS) for assigned VPS clients by reviewing client agreements to ensure accuracy of information and calculations, prepare supporting schedules, record appropriate journal entries consistent with US GAAP, and reconciling on a periodic basis and after amendment to client agreement.

Determines proper accounting procedure based on understanding of products, Company legal entity, and obligor status of client.

Prepares and reviews complex statements, schedules, and reports of a financial nature

Acts as liaison to business Account Executive in support of maintaining clients in financial systems accurately.

Knowledgeable in all the duties of the Sr. Accountant position for purposes of cross training.

Achieves and maintains advanced knowledge of company products and services as it relates to VPS business

Researches and resolves reporting issues and responds to internal/external inquiries

Develops and maintains documentation on existing and new accounting procedures

Prepare and review financial statements

Financial Reporting and Analysis (15%)

Build relationships with VPS business units Account Executives and Finance Team personnel to assure timely communication related to client changes impacting financial reporting

Ensures that the business units results are presented accurately and timely; with corresponding analytics.

Research, track and explain financial variances and fluctuations as needed to support financial controls.

Audits and Internal Control (10%)

Assist in audit support data requested for Internal and External Auditors to ensure successful completion of all financial audits related to the VPS Business Unit.



Requires Bachelors Degree in Accounting or Finance

6+ yrs experience in Accounting

Knowledge and Skills

Must be a self-starter, results driven, and capable of working autonomously with limited supervision.

Capable of managing multiple accounts

Relies on extensive experience and judgment to accomplish strategic goals

Demonstrated ability to take leadership roles in special projects or other initiatives as assigned

Excellent time management and organizational skills to accomplish tasks under deadline pressure

Positive and professional demeanor, excellent verbal and written communication skills, and ability to interact effectively with peers, as well as, upper management

Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.

Excellent attention to detail

Strong financial system expertise, encompassing spreadsheet, queries, large volume data manipulation and reconciliation

**Desired skills/experience:**

Insurance company experience

CPA designation or CPA exam passed


****Important information** : This position is recruited for by a remote Kelly office, not your local Kelly branch. If you have questions about the position, you may contact the recruiter recruiting for this position **however,** your resume should be uploaded via the **_SUBMIT RESUME_** button included within**

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

With Kelly, accounting and finance professionals like you will have access to some of the worlds most respected companiesproviding you with challenging, high-visibility projects that can transform your career. We work with 90 of the Fortune 100 companies and found opportunities for more than 5,500 finance and accounting professionals last year. Let us help advance your career today.

**About Kelly** ****

At Kelly, were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.

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Posted: 2019-11-04 Expires: 2019-12-05

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