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Senior Accountant 7/13/2018

Aon Owings Mills, MD

Company
Aon
Location
Owings Mills, MD
AJE Ref #
582306884
Job Classification
Full Time
Job Type
Regular
Company Ref #
2448380
Experience
Mid-Career (2 - 15 years)
Education
Bachelors Degree

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POSTING DESCRIPTION

Aon is looking for a Fiduciary Accountant



Key Accountabilities:



* Manage preparation and completion of quarterly, month-end and mid-month client money reporting requirements to the required deadlines

* Review and approval of monthly balance sheet reconciliations and variance analysis of fiduciary balances

* Instigate project-based work designed to improve processes and controls with the approval Fiduciary Accounting Manager

* Ensure the appropriate deployment of internal controls in co-ordination with the SOx manager, internal audit and compliance

* Establish strong working relationships with external and internal audit, Treasury, and regulatory law & compliance teams (i.e. Ellen Perle, Judy Etheredge)

* Develop a thorough understanding of Aon s broking systems and ACS / PASC handoffs

* Review and ensure the integrity of all trade and fiduciary intercompany reporting and journal processing

* Oversee investigation and reporting of Premium Fund Trust Account (PFTA) Rules breaches

* Work with the business to improve the quality, accuracy and timeliness of information requests and reports

* Work collaboratively with the US Risk Controllership, North American Finance Center and other teams within the organization to complete tasks and activities more effectively

* Responsible for working in accordance with the Aon PLC s Risk Management Framework, and compliance with the Aon PLC s policies, including participation in the management of risks (including completion of mandatory training) that may adversely affect the business, interests or reputation of any Group Company



Education

Bachelors Degree



Experience and Knowledge:

* 5+ years of experience in audit, accounting and reporting preferred

* Experience of Insurance or Brokerage industry is preferred but not essential

* Experience of following with US Department of Insurance Premium Fund Trust Account (PFTA) Rules, Minimum Record Requirements, and Fiduciary Requirements Calculation. FCA regulations, specifically Client Money CASS 5 rules preferred

* Knowledge of relevant financial systems preferred

Skills:

* Self-starter with a disciplined and organized approach to work

* The ability to balance priorities and workload to manage multiple projects

* Strong analytical and proven problem-solving skills

* Excellent communication skills with the ability to influence

* Advanced Excel user

* Good attention to detail



Aon provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran, marital, or domestic partner status. Aon is committed to a diverse workforce and is an affirmative action employer.

Overview

Aon plc (NYSE:Aon) is a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions. Our 50,000 colleagues in 120 countries empower results for clients by using proprietary data and analytics to deliver insights that reduce volatility and improve performance.

Company Size:
50,000+ Employees
Industry
Financial Services
Founded:
1982
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Headquarters:
200 East Randolph
Chicago, IL 60601

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