17 days old
2017-11-022017-12-02

Senior Accountant/ Reg Reporting - Brighthouse Financial

MetLife
Tampa, FL
**Job Location:** United States : Florida : Tampa







Brighthouse Financial is a new company established by MetLife. Were on a mission to help people achieve financial security. Built on a foundation of industry knowledge and experience, we specialize in offering essential annuity and life insurance products designed to help customers protect what theyve earned and ensure it lasts more predictably. In an industry that often has a reputation for complexity, confusion, and cost, Brighthouse Financial is different. Our approach includes simplicity, transparency, and more value so customers can face the future with confidence.







Brighthouse Financial is seeking passionate, high-performing team members to help us carry out our mission and be part of an exciting journey toward improving the financial futures of our millions of customers. Sound like you? Read on.







**Role Value Proposition:**







The position supports Brighthouse Financials reinsurance subsidiaries accounting and reporting functions. Coordinates with team for successful completion of monthly close, analysis, eliminations, review/preparation of the financial statements and participation in unit projects to maintain and improve business continuity. Works with reporting requirements and guidelines of applicable regulatory agencies to maintain records and prepare required financial reports.







**Key Responsibilities:**







+ Prepares monthly, quarterly and year-end regulatory reporting, financial statements and related information.



+ Reviews/complete monthly/quarterly reconciliations.



+ Research variances and reviews monthly/quarterly analytics



+ Interaction and coordination with the lines of business, administrative areas and actuaries in carrying out assigned financial reporting responsibilities.



+ Preparation and monitoring of monthly reinsurance eliminations.



+ Responsible for assigned process improvements, ongoing initiatives and projects and communication with management on progress of such items



+ Assists in implementing accounting changes to comply with regulatory accounting changes or reinsurance policy



+ May review/prepare monthly journal entries, reconciliations and monthly financial reporting.



+ Performs other related duties as assigned or required.







**Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills** :







+ BS/BA in accounting or finance **5 or more yrs.** experience in financial accounting and reporting.



+ Ability to handle multiple tasks and deadlines



+ Excellent oral, written and interpersonal communication skills, strong analytical and problem solving skills.



+ Ability to work effectively as part of a team as well as independently



+ Knowledge of STAT and GAAP accounting practices/procedures



+ Highly proficient in Excel and must be able to learn other systems used quickly as the projects will require a lot of research and analysis







**Travel:**







None







**Business Category**







Accounting & Finance







Brighthouse Financial is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is Brighthouse Financial's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.







For immediate consideration, click the Apply Now button. You will be directed to complete an on-line profile. Upon completion, you will receive an automated confirmation email verifying you have successfully applied to the job.







Brighthouse Financial is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you require a reasonable accommodation in order to complete an employment application, please contact our Employee Relations Department at 1-866-635-9230 or email bhfemployeerelations@brighthousefinancial.com . All other unrelated inquires will not be acknowledged.

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