Windsor, CT, US Kansas City, MO, US

Senior Technical Accountant - hybrid

Imagine combining your accounting acumen with customer service flair. You know numbers, but you also know how to communicate their stories to both internal and external partners. You tackle a variety of short and long-term tasks, become an expert at what you do, and have an eye on a future in team leadership.


About the Role

  • Hybrid office model (3-4 days in office per week) based out of Windsor, CT or Kansas City, MO
  • Participate in succession development role
  • Resolve open receivables or payment discrepancies, oversee daily claim payments, and monthly reporting to external captive partners and internal parties
  • Proactively and professionally follow up on overdue premium payments
  • Support the reconciliation and collection of open receivables and the business needs of sales, corporate accounting, claims, underwriters and policyholders
  • Coordinate with underwriters, policy admin, and producers to resolve premium and commission discrepancies, including the booking of premium for Employers Stop Loss Segment
  • Ensures that claims are paid daily, reporting is distributed timely and providing outstanding customer (internal and external) service
  • Assist and support external auditor data requests
  • Collaborate closely with Finance for cash handling reporting
  • Support IT in the development of new or updating of current reporting to meet changing internal or external needs

About the Team

The CorSo NA TA Teams are relentlessly dedicated to collecting, applying disbursing monies for policies and claims by leveraging the newest innovations in robotics, data analytics and development. From insureds to claimants. From Surety to International policies, we partner with all of our business units to interact with external and internal partners. Our managers are focused on delivering amazing results in new ways while enabling the next wave of leaders.


About You 


  • Willingness to learn different aspects of North America TA unit, progressing toward management succession
  • Accounting Degree with 3+ years of relevant work experience, Supervisory experience a plus
  • Insurance industry experience, premium and claim handling preferred
  • Experience in cash application, discrepancy resolution, or both
  • Capability to recognize a problem, develop and implement a solution and update processes to minimize future occurrences
  • Consistent track record of being a self-starter and working with limited guidance, ability to manage own workload effectively
  • Customer Service focused with the ability to interact with customers to resolve questions quickly and satisfactorily
  • Results-oriented working style, with strong focus on performance, targets and risk management
  • Proficient in Excel


Nice to Haves

  • Assist in developing technical accounting processes for new business initiatives
  • Initiate review of routine processes for opportunities to increase efficiency and accuracy
  • Strong Analytical skills (flair for figures)


About Swiss Re Corporate Solutions 


Swiss Re is one of the world’s leading providers of reinsurance, insurance and other forms of insurance-based risk transfer. We anticipate and manage risks, from natural catastrophes and climate change to cybercrime.

Swiss Re Corporate Solutions is the commercial insurance arm of the Swiss Re Group. We offer innovative insurance solutions to large and midsized multinational corporations from our approximately 50 locations worldwide. We help clients mitigate their risk exposure, whilst our industry-leading claims service provides them with additional peace of mind.

Our success depends on our ability to build an inclusive culture encouraging fresh perspectives and innovative thinking. Swiss Re Corporate Solutions embraces a workplace where everyone has equal opportunities to thrive and develop professionally regardless of their age, gender, race, ethnicity, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, physical or mental ability, skillset, thought or other characteristics. In our inclusive and flexible environment everyone can bring their authentic selves to work and their passion for sustainability.


Keywords: technical accountant, hybrid, reinsurance 
Reference Code: 128284 



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