Senior Accountant, SE Mutual Insurance Company (SEM); Riverview

Accounting / Finance

 

 

About the employer

SE Mutual Insurance Company (SEM) is a well-established growing insurance company that has been serving New Brunswick policyholders since 1938. Our focus is protecting the interest of our members, by offering insurance coverage and options that are tailored to life in New Brunswick. Operating locally gives us the flexibility to adapt to change and make decisions quickly. It also means that the majority of earned premium dollars (97%) stay right here in New Brunswick. Not many insurance companies can say that. We are proud of our roots and proud to do business on behalf of our member-owners in New Brunswick.

Abut the role

Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer, the incumbent will be a key member of the Finance department at SEM, responsible for various finance activities including monthly accounting procedures, financial reporting, tracking of key performance indicators, and oversight of our day-to-day cash management activities.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Provide oversight and advice with regards to the cash management/treasury functions performed by the organization and assist with monthly bank reconciliations as required;
  • Support month-end accounting procedures by processing journal entries, preparing account reconciliations, and estimating monthly accruals as required;
  • Prepare regular financial reporting including monthly financial statements, key performance indicators, and financial ratios;
  • Support SEM’s expense management strategy by identifying and assessing the financial impact of cost saving opportunities;
  • Work with Management to assist with developing budgets, establishing financial targets, and monitoring overall financial performance;
  • Support the Chief Financial Officer in designing and implementing policies and procedures at SEM;
  • Assist in preparing annual financial statements in accordance with IFRS;
  • Assist with other accounting projects and ad hoc requests as needed.

WORK EXPERIENCE

  • 2 - 5 years of relevant work experience in Accounting.

SKILLS AND QUALIFICATIONS

  • Accounting designation (CPA) or currently enrolled in the CPA program;
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Excel including data filtering, data sorting, pivot tables, and basic formulas;
  • Strong analytical thinker with the ability to solve problems and suggest process improvements;
  • Ability to learn quickly and continually seeks personal growth and development opportunities;
  • Self-motivated individual with the ability to work independently, efficiently and productively;
  • General insurance knowledge, or CIP designation, would be an asset.

To Apply

If you have the qualifications to take advantage of this challenging yet rewarding opportunity, please send your resume in confidence, by Monday, July 15th, to:

SE Mutual Insurance Company
663 Pinewood Road
Riverview, NB  E1B 5R6
careers@semutual.nb.ca

We would like to thank all applicants for the time and interest; however, please note that only those selected for interviews will be contacted.