Staff Accountant

Public Risk Underwriters of Florida

Lake Mary, FL

Job Category: Administrative

Division: National Programs

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Job Summary

Public Risk Underwriters of Florida is currently seeking a Staff Accountant to join our team in Lake Mary, FL. The ideal candidate for this position has 0-3 years of progressive Accounting experience, as our team will rely on you to perform day-to-day accounting and financial activities and administrative duties.

A subsidiary of Daytona Beach-based Brown & Brown, Inc. Public Risk  Underwriters of Florida, Inc. was formed in 1999 to administer the Preferred Governmental Insurance Trust,  a public entity risk pool that provides Workers’ Compensation and other Property, and Casualty coverages to all segments of the Florida public entity insurance marketplace. This entry-level position is a great career growth opportunity!

In this role, the selected candidate will report to the Accounting Leader/Manager with responsibilities including but not limited to:

Essential Duties:

  • Posts monthly accounts receivable batches into general ledger
  • Maintains and reconciles monthly balances in general ledger
  • Accrues revenues for package premiums
  • Initiates/reconciles/processes exports from Underwriting systems
  • Verifies that imports into accounting software are complete and accurate
  • Compares and reconcile aging reports
  • Accrues fees/expenses in accordance with Pool Contracts
  • Prepares and verifies broker statements
  • Creates Reports for monthly Workers’ Compensation and Package collections by fund year (as a basis for fee payment.
  • Manages commission payment process (Create invoices and enter data into AP system)
  • Computes and accrues fees/expenses in accordance with Pool Contracts
  • Analyzes claims payment in member deductible layer
  • Performs other administrative duties
  • Performs other duties, as needed

Required Skills

  • Ability to import and export data between various programs, strong Microsoft Excel and Word skills.  Working knowledge of Microsoft Access
  • Ability to work with on-line banking and other on-line research tools
  • Strong communications and customer service skills to deal with member collections
  • Associates degree in business or related discipline
  • Ability to maintain a high level of confidentiality
  • 0 – 3 years experience in a similar position

 

Preferred:

Bachelor’s degree in business or related discipline
Insurance licenses or designations

Compensation & Rewards:

  • Excellent growth and advancement opportunities
  • Competitive pay, based on experience
  • Paid vacation and holidays
  • Generous benefits package: health, dental, vision, etc.
  • Employee Stock Program and 401K Plan
  • Education Assistance Program – tuition reimbursement, student loan repayment assistance, etc.

Salary Range

Negotiable

Contact

Latricia Scicere - Associate, Employment Practices at [email protected]

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