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Sr. Accounting Technician

Kansas City Life Insurance
Kansas City, MO
  • Posted: 10 days ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: 401k, dental, life insurance, medical, vision,
Job Description

QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS:
1. Bachelor’s degree with emphasis in accounting or at least 5 years of experience in an accounting department, preferably in insurance or a related financial services industry.
2. Knowledge of general accounting principles and banking operations.
3. Experience performing bank reconciliations; ensuring the Company’s cash/investment balances reconcile with month-end bank balances.
4. Self-starter with strong analytical skills and attention to detail.
5. Ability to manage multiple tasks with varying deadlines.
6. Must be well-organized, have the ability to set priorities, and demonstrate independent decision-making capabilities.
7. Strong written and verbal communication skills.
8. Must have hands on PC experience, which includes a familiarity with Windows-based applications, specifically Word and Excel; and familiarity with accounting software.

DUTIES/RESPONSIBILITIES:
1. Process daily variable trades, initiating wires, and recording journal entries accordingly.
2. Responsible for the daily and monthly reconciliation of various Company bank accounts with large volumes of incoming and outgoing payments.
3. Continuously follow-up on all reconciling items with business units.
4. Play a key role in the processing of check void requests and communicating with different business units, as needed.
5. Review and resolve positive pay exceptions.
6. Assist auditors with documentation as required.
7. Assist in various duties as determined necessary to support the department.

Kansas City Life Insurance Company is committed to equal employment opportunities for all individuals regardless of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, disability, or genetic information.

Regular and reliable attendance and punctuality is an essential function of this position. 

Company Description
Kansas City Life Insurance Company was established in 1895 in Kansas City, Missouri. Our Agency force of more than 2,500 agents serves 48 states, the District of Columbia, and Europe. We insure more than half a million policyholders from coast to coast. Our Home Office is located in Kansas City, Mo., and we also have an office in Columbus, Ohio, with a total staff of nearly 500 associates who provide support for our field force and policyholders.

Kansas City Life Insurance

Why Work Here?
Stable company with great benefits, competitive salaries, and room for growth centrally located in a historic headquarters building.

Kansas City Life Insurance Company was established in 1895 in Kansas City, Missouri. Our Agency force of more than 2,500 agents serves 48 states, the District of Columbia, and Europe. We insure more than half a million policyholders from coast to coast. Our Home Office is located in Kansas City, Mo., and we also have an office in Columbus, Ohio, with a total staff of nearly 500 associates who provide support for our field force and policyholders.

Address

3520 Broadway

Kansas City, MO
USA

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Finance and Insurance

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