Accountant

US-RI-Johnston
Job ID
2017-6975
# Positions
1
Work Location
Works from an office location
Employee Type
Regular
Category
Accounting/Finance - Accounting

Overview - External

FM Global is a leading property insurer of the world's largest businesses, providing more than one-third of FORTUNE 1000-size companies with engineering-based risk management and property insurance solutions. FM Global helps clients maintain continuity in their business operations by drawing upon state-of-the-art loss-prevention engineering and research; risk management skills and support services; tailored risk transfer capabilities; and superior financial strength. To do so, we rely on a dynamic, culturally diverse group of employees, working in more than 100 countries, in a variety of challenging roles.

Responsibilities - External

FM Global is a leading property insurer of the world's largest businesses, providing more than one-third of FORTUNE 1000-size companies with engineering-based risk management and property insurance solutions. FM Global helps clients maintain continuity in their business operations by drawing upon state-of-the-art loss-prevention engineering and research; risk management skills and support services; tailored risk transfer capabilities; and superior financial strength. To do so, we rely on a dynamic, culturally diverse group of employees, working in more than 100 countries, in a variety of challenging roles.

 

- Ensure that financial information (including analysis) is available for management review on a timely basis.

 

- Prepare and analyze financial information for the company and present findings to management.

 

- Work independently and communicate effectively with various units in the organization.

 

- Manage regulatory compliance tracking database.

 

- Participate in special projects as needed.

Qualifications - External

Bachelor’s degree in Accounting/Finance (other business degree in combination with strong work experience may be considered)

 

Prefer professional certification (CPA, CMA)

 

3+ years experience in general accounting/financial reporting experience

 

General knowledge of general accounting principles and practices

 

Proficiency with financial systems and standard software applications (PeopleSoft; Microsoft Excel, Access, PowerPoint, and Word)

 

Attention to detail and strong organization skills

 

Strong analytical thinking and problem solving skills

 

Good communication skills

 

Ability to work independently in a deadline-driven environment