Accountant. Regulatory Reporting -Brighthouse Financial

MetLife GTO Tampa, FL 33602 2017-03-21
The key responsibilities include preparation of separate account, mortgage loan and alternative investment results, schedules and related disclosures included in the Company’s Form 10Ks, Form 10Qs, Quarterly Financial Supplement (QFS); Statutory quarterly and annual filings; and periodic rating agency surveys. These financial reports support the Company’s ongoing operations, SEC & insurance statutory requirements and registered insurance product filings. The position requires an understanding of GAAP, SEC and Statutory reporting requirements.

Key Responsibilities:
Preparation of daily and monthly account reconciliations and reporting

Preparation of balance sheet certifications

Preparation of annual GAAP financial statements and related disclosures

Preparation of external and internal audit support

Analyze and validate data from internal and external sources.

Research and resolution of system issues

Prepare mortgage loan and alternative investment disclosures in the 10-K, 10-Q, QFS, and stand-alone audited financial statements for on a GAAP & Statutory basis.

Prepare mortgage loan and alternative investment disclosures for the US Treasury and rating agencies.

Prepare Statutory Blue Book investment schedules.

Analyze business critical data and recommend improvements, and develop accurate and timely ad hoc reports.

Work with stakeholders to develop and document business requirements.

Respond to questions from external and internal auditors, front office and financial reporting

Implement new accounting pronouncements or disclosure requirements.

Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:
Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or other related fields

5+ years of experience in a public or private company environment

Completion of or progress towards CPA or MBA preferred

Knowledge of GAAP & Statutory accounting

Advanced Microsoft Excel skills (macros, pivot tables and advanced formulas)

Knowledge of MS Access

Organizational skills and ability to track various issues at one time

Excellent oral and written communication skills

Alternative investment, mortgage or separate account experience preferred

Experience with financial reporting systems (SAP, PeopleSoft and Hyperion preferred)

Business Category

Investment Accounting & Reporting

Number of Openings

1

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