• Accounting Associate

    Location US-RI-Johnston
    Job ID
    2018-7878
    # 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

    The Accounts Receivable Associate is responsible for all aspects of receivable activities within defined policies and procedures. This is a customer focused role requiring regular interactions with corporate staff, operations worldwide, insureds, brokers and World Reach Partners; research, analysis, reconciliation and resolution of complex, multi-currency transactions; the ability to calculate foreign exchange; an understanding of different time zones and business protocol; and record maintenance.

    Qualifications - External

    Education: Associates Degree in Finance or equivalent combination of education and experience.

     

    Experience: 3+ years in a business/corporate environment; an emphasis in finance/accounting and a solid understanding of accounts receivable is preferred

     

    Skills/Knowledge:                                                                                                       

        1. Attention to detail and accuracy

    1. Customer focused
    2. Strong interpersonal and communication skills
    3. Understand different time zones and business protocols
    4. Strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills
    5. Ability to compute foreign exchange impact
    6. Ability to recognize and schedule priorities with limited supervision
    7. Proficiency in Microsoft Office and PeopleSoft

        9. Knowledge of and experience in Accounts Receivable is advantageous