Buckingham Search

Senior Accountant - F1000 Insurance

Buckingham Search - Chicago, IL

Buckingham Search is working with a  Fortune 1000 Insurance company who is looking to hire a new Senior Accountant to the team! This is a fantastic role for a strong performer who is looking to greatly expand their knowledge within a multi-faceted insurance company (P&C, life, health) that has exposure to SEC, GAAP, and statutory accounting.

  • Location: Downtown Chicago
  • Work Schedule: 2 days in-office, 3 days WFH
  • Compensation: $75,000 - $90,000

Responsibilities Include: 

  • Prepare and review monthly journal entries
  • Prepare and/or review monthly account reconciliations
  • Consolidate company operating information for internal and external financial reporting
  • Prepare analytical schedules, analyze variances, and provide support for internal requests
  • Prepare quarterly and annual financial statements
  • Prepare and/or review quarterly statutory-basis financial statements

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelors Degree in Accounting or related field
  • 2+ years of experience in accounting. Insurance / financial services experience is a plus
  • CPA or CPA candidate preferred
  • Familiarity with US GAAP, familiarity with statutory accounting principles is a plus
  • Proficiency in MS Office products - intermediate to advanced knowledge of MS Excel


  • Qualify for your choice of health and dental plans within your first month
  • Save for your future with robust 401(k) match, Health Spending Accounts and various retirement plans.
  • Learn and Grow with a Tuition Assistance Program, paid certifications and continuing education programs.
  • Contribute to your community through volunteer opportunities
  • Balance your life with generous paid time off and business casual dress


Posted On: Wednesday, November 23, 2022

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