The Staff Accountant (Tax and General Ledger) will provide support for a variety of finance functions, which may include tax filings and provisions, general ledgers, monthly accounting close activities, treasury operations and other finance and accounting projects.
ESSENTIAL JOB DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES
Assist with preparation of annual and interim income tax provision and footnote in accordance with U.S. general accepted accounting principles (GAAP) and National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) statutory accounting principles (SAP) reporting requirements.
Assist with the preparation and review of income tax, premium tax, indirect tax, and other state and local tax filings.
Maintain tax calendar ensuring all tax filing requirements are met.
Prepare journal entries, maintain financial records, and prepare account analysis and reconciliations.
Assist with preparation of monthly/quarterly financial statements for internal/external reporting; financial statements tie-out and accounts analysis.
Prepare flux analysis and research accounting questions.
Prepare schedules and respond to the requests from external and internal auditors.
Provide support to Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) and Model Audit Rule 205 (MAR 205) documentation.
Perform ad-hoc responsibilities, as needed.
Bachelor’s degree or higher in related field (accounting, finance or economics) or equivalent work experience.
One to four years of tax or general ledger experience is preferred, but not required.
Public company or public accounting experience is also preferred, but not required.
Must possess attention to detail and interpersonal skills.
Intermediate to advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office, specifically Excel.
Experience with enterprise/GL systems preferred, but not required.
Skill in written and verbal communication.
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and deliver on tight deadlines.
About National MI
National MI began with a promise to restore trust in the mortgage industry. We are keeping that promise. We move MI forward through innovation, take a straightforward approach to both our products and practices to ensure lenders’ confidence in the loans they place with us, and treat every customer as if they are our only customer. We’ve established credibility in the industry by building a strong company with no legacy risk, demonstrating a track record of performance and growth, and delivering innovative mortgage solutions that are clear and concise. We help more people realize the dream of getting into a home, which contributes to the revitalization of our economy and residential communities.