Senior Accountant II, Chicago, IL

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty

This position will be responsible for supporting technical accounting and reporting topics related to the net underwriting results of the organization with a focus on the gross insurance business on a STAT and IFRS basis. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, reconciling premium and loss data from feeder systems, recording transactions with 3rd parties, delivering on IFRS and STAT regulatory reporting deadlines, and preparation of underwriting schedules for the NAIC annual statements. Accountabilities also include assisting to complete statutory audited financial statements, data requests related to external audits or state examinations, and special projects associated with our ledger transformation.

##Complete technical account analyses and data checks for monthly and annual IFRS (ECCS) reporting and complete the underwriting schedules for quarterly and year end statutory reporting.~crlf~##Assist in the completion of audited financial statements and coordinate data requests for external audits and state examinations relating to the statutory underwriting results.~crlf~##Stay abreast of IFRS and STAT accounting policy changes and ensure compliance with reporting requirements.~crlf~##Archive records to satisfy audit and statutory requirements.~crlf~##Assist in project work as assigned.~crlf~~crlf~

##Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or Business, with a Master’s in Business Administration preferred;~crlf~##Certified Public Accountant (CPA) preferred; ~crlf~##Minimum of 3 years of experience with Financial Statement preparation;~crlf~##Minimum of 3 years of relevant insurance accounting experience, including knowledge of IFRS, US Statutory and GAAP accounting principles, with an emphasis on financial reporting;~crlf~##Knowledge of insurance accounting principles, especially for property and casualty companies;~crlf~##Experience with SAP/Business Warehouse preferred;~crlf~##Proficient in Microsoft Office products;~crlf~##Ensuring compliance of closing reporting with internal and external requirements;~crlf~##Excellent verbal and written communications skills;~crlf~##Ability to prioritize responsibilities and processes; and~crlf~##Strong financial analysis skills.~crlf~~crlf~

Allianz is the home for those who dare – a supportive place where you can take the initiative to grow and to actively strengthen our global leadership position. By truly caring about people – both its 85 million private and corporate customers and more than 142,000 employees – Allianz fosters a culture where its employees are empowered to collaborate, perform, embrace trends and challenge the industry. Our main ambition is to be our customers’ trusted partner, instilling them with the confidence to grow. If you dare, join us at Allianz Group.~crlf~~crlf~Allianz is an equal opportunity employer. Everybody is welcome, regardless of other characteristics such as gender, age, origin, nationality, race or ethnicity, religion, disability, or sexual orientation.

Allianz Global Corporate & Specialty (AGCS) is the Allianz Group's dedicated carrier for corporate and specialty insurance business. AGCS provides insurance and risk consultancy across the whole spectrum of specialty, alternative risk transfer and corporate business: Marine, Aviation (incl. Space), Energy, Engineering, Entertainment, Financial Lines (incl. D&O), Liability, Mid-Corporate and Property insurance (incl. International Insurance Programs).

Worldwide, AGCS operates in 30 countries with own units and in over 210 countries and territories through the Allianz Group network and partners. In 2016, it employed around 5,000 people and provided insurance solutions to more than three quarters of the 'Fortune Global 500' companies, writing a total of €7.6 billion gross premium worldwide.~crlf~~crlf~AGCS SE is rated AA by Standard & Poor’s and A+ by A.M. Best.~crlf~~crlf~More information about careers at Allianz Global Corporate Specialty can be found at www.agcs.allianz.com/careers~crlf~~crlf~


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