Zurich NA Accounting Associate in Anoka, Minnesota

Accounting Associate

Description

Zurich North America is hiring an Accounting Associate for our Anoka MN office to perform specific Finance, Accounting and Reporting activities related to close operations and General Ledger Maintenance relevant for Group and local Statutory reporting, ensuring that accounting processes and procedures are followed and completed to support and reinforce key business objectives.

Client Internally Focused - The job’s core deliverables rely on delivering service to internal clients, usually at the line manager or employee level. May involve sharing subject matter expertise to others in the organization or supporting others in their efforts to deliver on our promise.

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelors Degree and No prior experience required in the Accounting or Finance areaOR

  • High School Diploma or Equivalent and 2 or more years of experience in the Accounting or Finance area

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of accounting principles

  • Basic general ledger transactional experience

  • Intermediate Microsoft Office skills

  • Technology experience with General ledger and financial reporting systems

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

Imagine working for a company that truly cares about their employees, customers, stakeholders, and communities they serve. Imagine working for a values-driven organization that has the ambition and desire to be the best global insurance provider in the world. Zurich is that place where 55,000 employees across approximately 200 countries and territories are all focused on helping people and helping companies protect what is truly most important to them. We are a values-driven organization that takes pride in the work that we do every day and we have the ambition to be the best global insurer in the world.

EOE disability/vets

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Primary Location: United States-Minnesota-Anoka

Schedule Full-time

Travel No

Relocation Available No

Job Posting 08/06/18

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 180006JY

It is the Policy of Zurich in North America, as an equal opportunity employer, to attract and retain the best-qualified individuals available, without regard to race/ethnicity, color, religion, gender expression, genetic information, national origin, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, age, disability or protected veteran status.