Aetna Mgr, Fin Rptg, Anly&Plcy in Chicago, Illinois
Req ID: 42609BR
POSITION SUMMARYbswift is a Chicago-based technology company that provides industry-leading benefits administration for employers and exchanges nationwide. We are currently looking for Accounting Manager to join our team.
The position oversees all accounting functions within bswift (a wholly owned subsidiary of Aetna). The role demands a detail oriented candidate with accounting leadership experience and the ability to establish efficient processes and discipline within a growth oriented, Technology Company.
Oversight of Accounting team
Support all entity level accounting including monthly close, reconciliations and actuals reporting
Drive standardization, efficiencies and controls across the Company
Lead annual audit process
Interface with Aetna controllers group to leverage best practices, standardize work
Proactively identify, research and develop solutions to improve business results or processes
Be creative problem solver within fast growing environment and have ability to adapt to change
5+ years of relevant accounting/financial experience, including project management and supervisory experience
Bachelor's degree in Accounting required
CPA certification strongly preferred
Proven knowledge of GAAP standards (including software capitalization)
Strong analytical, technical and problem solving skills
Experience in a fast pace, deadline driven environment
The highest level of education desired for candidates in this position is a Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience.
LICENSES AND CERTIFICATIONS
Audit/ is desired
Finance/Certified Public Accountant (CPA) is desired
Finance/Financial Accounting Standards Board/ International Accounting Standards Board is desired
Functional - Finance/Audit - financial reporting/4-6 Years
Functional - Finance/Financial reporting and analysis - GAAP reporting/4-6 Years
Functional - Finance/Financial and accounting policy/4-6 Years
Functional - Finance/Financial reporting and analysis - internal control/4-6 Years
Technical - Database/Oracle/4-6 Years/End User
Technical - Desktop Tools/Microsoft PowerPoint/4-6 Years/End User
Technical - Aetna Applications/Hyperion Reports/4-6 Years/End User
Delivering Profit and Performance
Profit and Quality Vigilance
Driving a Culture of Compliance
Communicating for Impact
Collaborating for Results
ADDITIONAL JOB INFORMATION
At bswift, our values are Higher Standards, Greater Accountability and More Fun. We pride ourselves on having an engaged, friendly and smart team that goes the extra mile to get the job done right. The reward is a fun, flexible and creative environment with ample opportunity for professional and personal growth.bswift was named one of Chicago s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® in 2014, 2015 and 2016, as well as one of the Nation s Best and Brightest Companies to Work For® in 2014 and 2015.We are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of personal characteristics or status. We take affirmative action to recruit, select and develop women, people of color, veterans and individuals with disabilities.If you have what it takes to join our award-winning culture, we d love to hear from you!
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Job Function: Financial Services