Sr Accountant, SEC Reporting Sr Accountant, SEC Reporting …

Verisk
in Jersey City, NJ, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Competitive
Verisk
in Jersey City, NJ, United States
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
Competitive
Posted by:
Jennifer Brienza • Recruiter
Posted by:
Jennifer Brienza
Recruiter
Company Description At the heart of what we do is help clients manage risk. Verisk (Nasdaq: VRSK) provides data and insights to our customers in insurance, energy and the financial services markets so they can make faster and more informed decisions. 

Our global team uses AI, machine learning, automation, and other emerging technologies to collect and analyze billions of records. We provide advanced decision-support to prevent credit, lending, and cyber risks. In addition, we monitor and advise companies on complex global matters such as climate change, catastrophes, and geopolitical issues.  

But why we do our work is what sets us apart. It stems from a commitment to making the world better, safer and stronger.  

It’s the reason Verisk is part of the UN Global Compact sustainability initiative. It’s why we made a commitment to balancing 100 percent of our carbon emissions. It’s the aim of our “returnship” program for experienced professionals rejoining the workforce after time away. And, it’s what drives our annual Innovation Day, where we identify our next first-to-market innovations to solve our customers’ problems.   

At its core, Verisk uses data to minimize risk and maximize value. But far bigger, is why we do what we do. 

At Verisk you can build an exciting career with meaningful work; create positive and lasting impact on business; and find the support, coaching, and training you need to advance your career. We have received the Great Place to Work® Certification for the fourth consecutive year. We’ve been recognized by Forbes as a World’s Best Employer and a Best Employer for Women, testaments to our culture of engagement and the value we place on an inclusive and diverse workforce.  Verisk’s Statement on Racial Equity and Diversity supports our commitment to these values and affecting positive and lasting change in the communities where we live and work.  

 

Job Description

This position will report directly to our Manager, SEC Reporting and have the following responsibilities:

  • Direct contribution to SEC reporting team, including the preparation of quarterly and annual SEC filings (i.e. financial statements, footnotes, MD&A, etc.)
  • Support manager in the preparation of periodic earnings releases and related materials required, including earnings script (effective partnering with Investor Relations)
  • Preparation and oversight of all financial tie-outs (including financial statements, footnotes, MD&A, earnings presentation, etc.) by partnering with various functional teams
  • Preparation and oversight of comprehensive financial analytics
  • Preparation and oversight of MD&A matrix
  • Oversight of footing and cross-footing of all aspects of SEC reporting for accuracy
  • Develop expertise of our SEC reporting platform solution, RDG (ThunderDome), including XBRL tagging compliance
  • Support manager in interactions with and fulfilling requests from management team, and external and internal auditors
  • Preparation of KSOP/VEBA financial statements and support their annual audits
  • Supervise and coach SEC staff accountant
  • Assist with other ad-hoc projects as needed
  • Take ownership of annual performance objectives and keep abreast of updates in SEC reporting developments

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting from an accredited college or university, CPA certification preferred, but not required
  • At least two years of technical accounting/SEC reporting experience (Big 4 or large regional audit firm experience strongly preferred), demonstrating the effective application of SEC and U.S. GAAP rules
  • Self-starter and collaborator across various teams, including accounting, external audit, Investor Relations, business units, corporate tax, FP&A, Finance Systems and Reporting, etc.
  • Quick learner, strong attention to detail, ability to self-review, and sense of ownership
  • Proficient documentation, teamwork, communication, multi-tasking, and supervisory skills are required
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office Suite (Excel, Word, and Outlook)

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Additional Information

Verisk Analytics is an equal opportunity employer.

All members of the Verisk Analytics family of companies are equal opportunity employers. We consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, sex, gender identity and/or expression, sexual orientation, veteran's status, age or disability.

http://www.verisk.com/careers.html

Unsolicited resumes sent to Verisk, including unsolicited resumes sent to a Verisk business mailing address, fax machine or email address, or directly to Verisk employees, will be considered Verisk property. Verisk will NOT pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited resume. 

 

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