Statutory Accountant

Dallas, TX 75234

Posted: 05/24/2024 Employment Type: Direct Hire Industry: Accounting Job Number: 18911 Pay Rate: 80,000

Job Description

Statutory Accountant
Our client located in Dallas, TX is in need of a Statutory Accountant . This is a direct hire opportunity.  

Company Profile:
We offer life insurance, annuity, and health insurance products in almost all 50 states designed to help individuals and businesses meet and protect their financial goals. Recently rated "Best Company" by the most recognized rating agency for our industry.

Statutory Accountant Role:
Statutory Accountant will oversee Accounts Payable cycle, including invoice receipt, approval, and capture in AP software.
Conduct payment runs for checks/eft, distribute & mail checks, and report issued and void items to the bank for positive pay validation.
Handle 1099-MISC, 1099-R & 1099-NEC reporting and mailing to IRS, payees, and/or state entities.
Statutory Accountant will prepare and review State Premium tax returns, quarterly estimate payments, and other state regulatory filings.
Manage Federal/State Income Tax Withholding payments and returns.
Maintain and supervise Unclaimed Property Inventory, perform required due diligence, and complete annual filings with states.
Statutory Accountant will record statutory entries and accruals for quarterly and annual close as necessary.
Prepare and review monthly general ledger account reconciliations and analysis to research variances for resolution.
Address inquiries from internal and external auditors.
Assist in preparation of GAAP and STAT Audits.
Assist in the creation of State Pages and Sch Ts.
Statutory Accountant will contribute to preparation of quarterly and annual statutory statements (Blue Books), including schedules and exhibits in accordance with statutory accounting principles (SAP).
Propose ideas to enhance internal procedures and efficiencies.
Fulfill other departmental and/or company-related assignments as needed.

Statutory Accountant Background Profile:
Bachelor’s degree in accounting or equivalent experience.
Seven years of experience in accounting or equivalent
Prior experience working in life insurance companies is required
Strong organizational and referencing skills regarding workpapers, financial statements, and schedules.
Keen attention to detail.
Ability to multitask and manage competing deadlines.
Excellent analytical and critical thinking abilities.
Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office suite (Excel, Outlook, etc.).

Features and Benefits: 
Medical Insurance 
Dental Insurance 
Vision Insurance 
Basic Life and AD&D Insurance 
Voluntary Life and AD&D Insurance 
Long Term Disability Insurance 
Discount Card Benefits Program 
Flexible Spending Accounts – Medical & Dependent Care 
401(k) Plan

Frontline Source Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Candidates must be authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship.  The client cannot sponsor any visas. 

Disclaimer: sensitive and personal data will not be requested by Frontline Source Group or its affiliates until a job offer is made and accepted. If you ever doubt the validity of our job postings, we encourage you to call one of our branch locations to verify the status on any job.

Job Requirements

Bachelor’s degree in accounting or equivalent experience.
Seven years of experience in accounting or equivalent
Prior experience working in life insurance companies is required

Meet Your Recruiter

Lindsey Davidson

Lindsey Davidson is a graduate of Stephen F. Austin State University and has been with Frontline Source Group for over 5 years as an Executive Recruiter. Lindsey specializes in the Health, Safety, and Environmental (HSE) sector, specifically with the following: HSE Director, HSE Manager, Quality & Safety Managers HSE Specialist, HSQE, HSEQ, HSEQ Management and Analysts. Working with these professionals nationwide in varying industries has allowed her a true understanding of the market with real-time data.

Lindsey represents the top 20% professionals, and knows how to present her candidates’ with a competitive approach to land them their next career move. Whether you are searching for your next opportunity or if you need to locate top-quality HSE talent, Lindsey will be dedicated to your search!

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