Accountant- Captive Insurance

Aon Corporation

Burlington, Vermont

Date Posted February 24, 2023
Industry Tax
Specialty Not Specified
Job Status Not Specified
Salary Not Specified


Posting Description:

The Aon Burlington, Vermont office is seeking an Accountant who will be responsible for the day-to-day accounting of a portfolio insurance companies. The Accountant will work closely with a broader team of professionals ensuring all the compliance, finance and accounting requirements are met. The following requirements are identified as crucial for success in the role and it is expected that the candidate for the position will possess these qualifications. This opportunity has the flexibility to be hybrid (in office & remote) or remote. Local to the Burlington area preferred but willing to consider remote working arrangement.

What you can look forward to

  • An opportunity to grow professionally
  • An invigorating and challenging work environment
  • An opportunity to work with senior members of a Fortune 100 companies
  • Continuing education & training
  • Opportunity to work virtually, in an Aon office in the US or hybrid
  • An opportunity to work with a diverse and fun team
  • Serving as the primary contact for individuals from various departments, such as risk management, corporate controllership, tax, legal, etc.
  • A competitive total rewards package

What your day-to-day will be

  • Preparing the financial statements for a portfolio of diverse accounts
  • Preparing regulatory filings and premium tax returns
  • Preparing supporting materials for annual Board meetings
  • Reconciling loss and investment report data
  • Oversee cash management for assigned portfolio
  • Support and collate key financial information for captive audits/examinations
  • Ensure accuracy and timeliness of financial reports and regulatory filings

What we're looking for

  • Experience in preparing financial statements with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) or related experiences.
  • Proven ability to work effectively both in a team environment and independently
  • Experience managing several projects simultaneously
  • Bachelor of Accounting/Finance/Business Administration degree or captive experience
  • Preferred to have accounting/business experience
  • Effective communicator, both verbally and in writing
  • Thrive in a team environment and able to work well independently

What experience or characteristics make a candidate stand out?

  • Curiosity and a desire to learn and grow
  • Prior experience with captive management
  • Experience effectively managing complex projects
  • Eagerness to solve challenging problems and share solutions
  • A growth mentality and openness to feedback and coaching

How we support our colleagues

In addition to our comprehensive benefits package, we encourage a diverse workforce. Plus, our agile, inclusive environment allows you to manage your wellbeing and work/life balance, ensuring you can be your best self at Aon. Furthermore, all colleagues enjoy two “Global Wellbeing Days” each year, encouraging you to take time to focus on yourself. We offer a variety of working style solutions, but we also recognize that flexibility goes beyond just the place of work... and we are all for it. We call this Smart Working!

Our continuous learning culture inspires and equips you to learn, share and grow, helping you achieve your fullest potential. As a result, at Aon, you are more connected, more relevant, and more valued.

Aon values an innovative, diverse workplace where all colleagues feel empowered to be their authentic selves. Aon is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.

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, domestic partner status, or other legally protected status. Aon is committed to a diverse workforce and is an affirmative action employer. People with criminal histories are encouraged to apply.

We provide individuals with disabilities reasonable accommodations to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment in accordance with applicable law. Please contact us to request an accommodation on

Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.