23 days old
2017-11-172018-01-05

Senior Accountant - Securities Accounting / Senior Financial Analyst

MetLife
Tampa, FL
.







**Job Location:** United States : Florida : Tampa







**Role Value Proposition:**







This position is for a Senior Financial Analyst within the Global Specialized & Technical Accounting group. Responsibilities include performing a variety of financial analytics and reconciliation to verify accuracy of securities held by Metlife, researching new accounting guidance and interpretations for Metlife onboarding. Additionally, this candidate is a key contributor to ensure accurate reporting of financial results on a monthly/quarterly basis. The position reports to the Manager of Global Specialized & Technical Accounting.







**Key Responsibilities:**







+ Review complex transactions and prepare/post journal entries: Securities impairment accounting, Securities lending, income analytics and trending, etc.



+ Corporate Action monitoring, reconciliation and reporting



+ Cash Flow reconciliation and reporting.



+ Provide audit support



+ Assist in financial data analysis, trending for month-end close , reporting and ad-hoc reports



+ Assist with implementing and maintaining internal controls, developing robotic automation and document processes.







Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:







+ Bachelor's degree in Accounting is preferred.



+ 5+ years of Accounting experience in a public or private company environment



+ Insurance industry experience preferred.



+ Working knowledge of GAAP/STAT



+ Working knowledge of IFRS/JGAAP/Solvency II accounting concepts, principles, and practices.







+ Financial reconciliation / Cash Flow experience



+ Proficiency in Excel (pivot tables, vlookups, etc)



+ Proficiency in Access (tables, queries, etc)



+ Ability to handle multiple tasks, prioritize, solve problems and meet deadlines



+ Demonstrated leadership skills with success in setting goals and competing priorities.



+ Strong analytical and communication skills



+ Knowledge of financial reporting systems (PAM, BI Publish, PeopleSoft,) a plus







**Required:**







+ Working knowledge of GAAP / STAT







**Preferred:**







+ Working knowledge of one or more of the following: IFRS/JGAAP/Solvency II accounting concepts, principles, practices







**Business Category**







_Investments Finance Global Securities Accounting_







**Number of Openings**







_1_







**At MetLife, were leading the global transformation of an industry weve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, were dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.**

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MetLife
Tampa, FL

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