Senior Financial Analyst

Employer
Legal & General America
Location
Frederick, MD
Posted
Jun 20, 2017
Closes
Jun 21, 2017
Function
Analyst, Finance
Hours
Full Time
How do we make Every Day Matter At Legal General America we strive to create that unique environment where balance between work and life is possible Imagine that Integrity quality and value are behind every business decision we make and are at the forefront of what drives us We genuinely care about our customers agencies fellow employees and local community We set big goals for ourselves personally and professionally Reaching them means seizing the day challenging ourselves and making Every Day Matter Pretty simple concept if you ask us Review and or prepare timely and accurate monthly quarterly and annual financial statements on US statutory US GAAP International and or Bermuda statutory accounting bases Review and or prepare the detailed US and International GAAP consolidations analysis and reporting for the corporate holding company Review and or prepare high level and detailed analysis of financial statements and subcomponents particularly against plan and forecasts Review and or prepare the research and analysis of financial operations and review these findings under the applicable basis of accounting Review and or prepare the monthly quarterly and annual financial statements and analysis under four possible bases of accounting United States statutory United States GAAP International Financial Reporting Standards and or Bermuda statutory Prepare financial statement impact analysis and or position papers supporting accounting policy with respect to LGA initiatives Examples include new product lines or initiatives coming out of Product Implementation Committee accounting for investing in new investment vehicles analyzing impact of new reinsurance agreements and new LG segment reporting Includes development of key metrics and analytical tools supporting pricing solvency profitability and other management objectives which in turn may include managing technological aspects of implementation ie general ledger data warehouse modifications Review and or prepare position papers for new or newly relevant United States statutory United States GAAP and or International accounting standards Assist with the implementation of changes in policies and procedures as a result of findings as necessary Review and or prepare position papers for capital solutions under United States statutory United States GAAP and or International accounting standards Assist with the implementation of changes in policies and procedures as a result of findings as necessary Review and or prepare the quarterly and annual statutory filings in accordance with regulatory requirements Review and or prepare LG required monthly and or ad hoc reporting including monthly solvency reports advanced forecasting debt reporting subsidiary valuation reports and other requested reports as required by LG Review or prepare US European and Bermuda statutory capital forecasting requirements reports Complete special tasks and projects as assigned Review and or prepare monthly quarterly and annual financial statement exhibits and analysis on US statutory and US GAAP consolidated bases of accounting Mentor and train Financial Analysts with respect to preparation of all aspects of financial reporting assignments for which a Senior Financial Analyst conducts the review Prepare responses to internal and external audit and actuarial consultant requests on LGA and operating entity financial statements and internal controls Review and or prepare employee benefit plan financial statements and associated form filings Respond to audit and outside actuarial consultant requests Review and or prepare monthly allocation of intercompany corporate expenses services among entities Research and prepare draft Finance response to research requests by LG or LGA management regarding acquisition opportunities Assist with implementation of changes in policies and procedures as a result of findings as necessary Assist in preparing staff training as needed Education BS in Accounting or equivalent four year college degree CPA preferred Experience Knowledge years cumulative relevant accounting experience Public accounting experience preferred Financial statement preparation or audit background Insurance industry accounting experience preferred Skills Communication written oral Analytical thought process Facility with software reflecting technical requirements of position