Senior Accountant

Aug 06 2019
ALTRES Office |Honolulu|Full Time, $65,000 - $70,000 / year
Job Description

A stable and reputable insurance firm in Downtown Honolulu has an immediate, full-time opening for a Senior Accountant. This role will primarily be responsible for preparing a variety of financial statements and reports, as well as training and overseeing the work of accounting staff. For a convenient commute, bus pass costs are covered and supplemental parking reimbursement is available.


Additio​nal Responsibilities:


  • Review work of the accounting staff including posting of all financial transactions to ensure that the financial data is accurately and timely entered into the accounting system.
  • Monitor internal control systems for effectiveness. Identify and propose modifications when necessary. Design and implement processes for improved internal effectiveness and efficiency.
  • Assist in the preparation of budget, expense, and other financial reports including statutory, regulatory and government reports and statements.
  • Analyze financial statements and reports for significant trends.
  • Train others in accounting procedures and use of computer accounting applications.
  • Perform other duties as needed.


Required Education and Qualifications:


  • Bachelor’s Degree in accounting.
  • Minimum 2-4 years of progressive accounting experience preferably in the insurance industry.
  • Working knowledge of statutory accounting procedures preferred. 
  • Advanced knowledge of GAAP.
  • Strong knowledge of data processing programs, accounting software and equipment.
  • Good eye for detail, accuracy, and problem-solving skills.