MassMutual Financial Group Accounting Consultant - Enterprise Analysis and Reporting in Boston, Massachusetts

Since 1851, MassMutual’s commitment has always been to help people protect their families, support their communities, and help one another. This is why we want to inspire people to Live Mutual. We at MassMutual value diversity and inclusion. We’re people helping people.

A career with us means you will work alongside exceptional people and be empowered to reach your professional and personal goals. Our employees are the foundation of what makes MassMutual a strong, stable and ethical business. We seek and value unique and varied perspectives and experiences because we believe we are stronger when all voices are heard. We invite you to bring your bright, innovative ideas to MassMutual as we continue to help millions of Americans rely on each other.

Together, we’re stronger.

Description

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POSITION SUMMARY

The Accounting Consultant position requires strong financial acumen competencies to interpret, analyze and report financial results to internal finance partners and management.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Analyze, design and produce management reports

  • Research and implement changes to financial reporting and analytics

  • Collaborate with internal finance partners

  • Validate, test and perform controls on data and reports

BASIC QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Data Science, Business Intelligence or Finance is required.

  • CPA or advanced degree in Accounting is preferred.

  • Minimum of 5 years of accounting or finance experience, preferably within the insurance industry.

  • Experience in fast-paced, agile and flexible work environment.

  • Perform successfully on a management reporting and analytical team.

  • Design and produce standard and ad-hoc reports, dashboards, and various data visualization reporting solutions.

  • Use tools, applications, and/or queries to create and configure new reports, dashboards & decision making analytics.

  • Validate and test data & reports to ensure accuracy and quality.

  • Research and interpret changes in accounting policies, competitive landscape and emerging trends.

  • Implement and present financial results and recommendations to management.

  • Effectively use data visualization, in summaries and/or dashboards, to enhance translation of data and findings in brief and intelligible format, suitable for internal and external audiences.

  • Other competencies required include customer focus, change & innovation, strategic thinking, relationship building & influencing.

  • Must be eligible to work in the United States without sponsorship now or in the future.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

  • Preferred technical skills required for this position include: application of advanced insurance and investment GAAP and statutory accounting principles

  • Advanced knowledge of Excel and PowerPoint

  • Experience with general ledger reporting cubes and warehouses; and the ability to gather data elements from various sources.

Ranked No. 93 in the annual FORTUNE ® 500 Ranking (FORTUNE ® Magazine, June 2018) and recognized as a World’s Most Ethical Company by Ethisphere, MassMutual is guided by a single purpose: We help people secure their future and protect the ones they love. As a company owned by our policyowners, we are defined by mutuality and our vision to put customers first. It’s more than our company structure – it’s our way of life. We are a company of people protecting people. Our company exists because people are willing to share risk and resources, and rely on each other when it counts. At MassMutual, we Live Mutual.

CORE VALUES

Focus on the Customer: We understand our customers well and look for every opportunity to deliver an experience that is clear, easy, personal, human, empowering and trustworthy.

Act with Integrity: We deliver on our promises by being open, honest and humble and by adhering to the letter and spirit of applicable laws, rules, regulations and company policies.

Value People: We respect and learn from each other’s diverse backgrounds, experiences and ideas. We engage and develop people to their greatest potential.

Work Collaboratively: We work together to achieve results by actively listening, seeking, understanding and creating solutions as a unified team driving toward one company, one culture, one brand.

Achieve Results: We focus on winning by exceeding expectations and getting better – everyone, every day.

For more information, visit www.massmutual.com or find us on Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube, Google+, Instagram and Pinterest.

MassMutual is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer Minority/Female/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Individual with Disability/Protected Veteran. We welcome all persons to apply. Note: Veterans are welcome to apply, regardless of their discharge status.

At MassMutual, we’re fostering an inclusive and dynamic environment where our employees are valued for who they are and can build successful careers. For us, diversity and inclusion is more than a goal, it’s the only way forward.

• 100% rating on the Human Rights Campaign Corporate Equality Index (2018)

• National Association for Female Executives Top Company for Executive Women (2018)

• Disability Equality Index® (DEI) Best Place to Work for Disability inclusion (2018)

• Working Mother Media 100 Best Company (2017)

• Military Friendly Employer (2018)