Corporate Insurance Investment Accountant - Mastery (Hybrid)

Corporate Insurance Investment Accountant - Mastery (Hybrid)

MassMutual Financial Group | Springfield, MA, 01105, US
Salary Range:$66,000 – $89,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

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Description

Corporate Insurance Investment Accountant - Mastery

Controllers Organization of Corporate Finance

Full-Time

Boston, MA or Springfield, MA

* We are hiring for either our Boston, MA or Springfield, MA office locations in a Hybrid setting where you will be onsite approx. 2 days per week.*

The Opportunity

This Corporate Insurance Investment Accountant is a newly created position that oversee corporate insurance investment accounting for Investment Management. This position reports to the Head of Investments Controllership and resides within the Financial Controllership team, a critical team within the Controllers Organization which aspires to be best in class financial stewards for MassMutual.

This is an opportunity for an individual who thrives in a highly dynamic and agile accounting environment to collaborate across teams focused on solid execution and improving outcomes. We are seeking an accounting professional who wants to join a highly motivated team of professionals focused on proactively driving the development and execution of process improvements, meaningful analysis and improved coordination with the business partners for Investment activities.

The Team

As a member of the Financial Controllership Team, the incumbent will be involved in shaping the future of the organization, developing tomorrow's leaders and supporting the on-going growth and analysis within the Investment Controllership team.

The Impact:

* Creates an environment whereby the team is inspired, engaged and motivated by identifying opportunities to learn and grow.
* Manages priorities effectively and adapt quickly to achieve goals while developing efficiencies and established methods in the process.
* Thrives in a complex corporate structure and comfortably switch gears and alter course to adapt to changing circumstances.
* Plays a key role in leading a collaborative and inclusive culture by working closely with Investment Management and other Controllers teams.
* Uses professional insight to identify and implement accounting improvements that increase the business value and efficiency of the team.
* Initiates and/or leads increasingly complex projects and continuous improvement activities.
* Responsible for leading problem solving to improve quality, cycle times, increase efficiencies, improve employee engagement and customer satisfaction.
* Oversees asset classifications to ensure consistency with the Company's accounting policies
* Leads the completion of accounting models and transaction memos for financial transactions related to Investment Controllership ensuring accuracy and compliance with the appropriate accounting regulations.
* Monitors impacts of accounting guidance changes and partners with Investment Management to ensure systems and processes are properly changed to ensure appropriate accounting and reporting
* Coordinates the reporting and analysis for Investment Controllership supporting standardization to serve various customers.
* Makes recommendations to continuously improve the overall control environment and monitoring the control environment for Investment Controllership.

The Minimum Qualifications

* Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance or related major
* At least 6 years of related work experience with a track record of increasing responsibility
* Significant knowledge and experience of U.S. GAAP
* Knowledge and experience with U.S. Statutory guidance required

The Ideal Qualifications

* CPA or CFA preferred
* Master's degree preferred
* Knowledge and experience of investments
* Strong analytical skills: ability to analyze financial data sets and tell the story of the data
* Proven ability to complete high quality work efficiently and increase autonomy over time
* Experience analyzing new investments and accounting guidance to drive appropriate and preferred investment accounting and reporting across the Company and subsidiaries
* Experience with different investment types and structures
* Able to build and maintain strong working relationships across cross-functional groups
* Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to express ideas in and articulate in an organized and persuasive manner to leadership, staff, regulatory bodies, etc.
* Able to work well in a dynamic and agile environment while leading the team in execution of various priorities and related deliverables
* Intellectual curiosity to continue learning and adding breadth and depth to understanding

What to Expect as Part of MassMutual and the Team

* Regular meetings with the Investment Controllership team
* Focused one-on-one meetings with your manager
* Access to mentorship opportunities
* Networking opportunities including access to Asian, Hispanic/Latinx, African American, women, LGBTQ, veteran and disability-focused Business Resource Groups
* Access to learning content on Degreed and other informational platforms
* Your ethics and integrity will be valued by a company with a strong and stable ethical business with industry leading pay and benefits

About MassMutual

We've been around since 1851. During our history, we've helped millions of people find financial freedom, offer financial protection, and plan for the future.

Today, we continue to develop meaningful relationships with our customers by building their trust, being knowledge problem solvers and always prioritizing their needs. MassMutual is guided by a single purpose: We help people secure their future and protect the ones they love. As a company owned by our policyowners, we are defined by mutuality and our vision to put customers first. It's more than our company structure - it's our way of life.

MassMutual was recognized as a Fortune 2021 World's Most Admired Company and a Top Place to Work in 2021 according to The Boston Globe. MassMutual was also named among America's Best Employers for Diversity according to Forbes 2021. MassMutual ranks No. 100 on the Fortune 500 list of largest companies.

MassMutual is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer Minority/Female/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Individual with Disability/Protected Veteran. We welcome all persons to apply. Note: Veterans are welcome to apply, regardless of their discharge status.

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Salary Range:

$102,500.00-$134,500.00

At MassMutual, we focus on ensuring fair equitable pay, by providing competitive salaries, along with incentive and bonus opportunities for all employees. Your total compensation package includes either a bonus target or in a sales-focused role a Variable Incentive Compensation component.

Why Join Us.

We've been around since 1851. During our history, we've learned a few things about making sure our customers are our top priority. In order to meet and exceed their expectations, we must have the best people providing the best thinking, products and services. To accomplish this, we celebrate an inclusive, vibrant and diverse culture that encourages growth, openness and opportunities for everyone. A career with MassMutual means you will be part of a strong, stable and ethical business with industry leading pay and benefits. And your voice will always be heard.

We help people secure their future and protect the ones they love. As a company owned by our policyowners, we are defined by mutuality and our vision to put customers first. It's more than our company structure - it's our way of life. We are a company of people protecting people. Our company exists because people are willing to share risk and resources, and rely on each other when it counts. At MassMutual, we Live Mutual.

MassMutual is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer Minority/Female/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Individual with Disability/Protected Veteran. We welcome all persons to apply. Note: Veterans are welcome to apply, regardless of their discharge status.