Staff Accountant

Brown & Brown Premier

Fort Lauderdale, FL

Job Category: Finance

Division: Retail

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Job Summary

Brown & Brown Premier in Fort Lauderdale is seeking an exceptional individual with proven discipline and commitment to join our team as Staff Accountant. Primary responsibilities involve many aspects of full-cycle accounting, and will work closely with Accounting Leader to develop and maintain accurate and timely financial reports and other reports as needed.

Essential Duties Include:

  • Responsible for Payables and Receivables on a monthly basis.
  • Responsible for managing premium finance transactions and analyzing related revenue and receivables on a monthly basis.
  • Process Company, vendor and customer payable checks.
  • Process customer refund requests.
  • Process daily cash receipts.
  • Maintain and reconcile agency bank accounts.
  • Research unapplied cash and reconcile to resolve open items.
  • Keep general ledger accounts in balance.
  • Perform month end account reconciliations.
  • Interact with companies and vendors regarding payables and receivables.
  • Post general ledger transactions as needed.
  • Responsible for the tracking and recording of all finance contracts.
  • Maintain procedures for all functions of the positions.
  • Utilize Agency Management System in all aspect of the position.
  • All other duties as assigned.

Required Skills

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, or Business
  • 1-3 years’ experience in a similar position or Public Accounting
  • MS Office Suite and Computer Proficiency (swift and accurate), especially with MS Excel
  • Strong in planning, organizing, good interpersonal skills, oral and written communication
  • Ability to analyze data of an accounting nature. Must have attention to detail.
  • Problem Solver, Accuracy, Adaptability
  • Knowledge of GAAP, Sarbanes Oxley, and accounting policies and procedures
  • Work hours are Monday through Friday, 745am-445pm


Salary Range



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We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We take pride in the diversity of our team and seek diversity in our applicants.