VP, Finance Job at Chubb INA Holdings Inc. – 3.8 in Alpharetta, GA
Finance leadership position in Westchester Specialty Group (WSG) responsible for managing the consolidations, financial analysis, reporting, and planning functions across the division’s eight business practice towers.
This role will have direct responsibility for the consolidated planning and forecasting activities, managing the monthly and quarterly accounting close process, and providing accurate, clear, concise reporting to the WSG and Corporate Finance management on a weekly, monthly, and quarterly basis. Critical factors for success include delivering results while maintaining a detailed focus, ability to take ownership and meet deadlines, effective management of the team as well as working independently, identifying issues and developing sound recommendations for remediation, developing relationships, a willingness and desire to continuously build on insurance and product knowledge, and the ability to thrive in fast paced environment.
Lead a team of 8+ people in two locations (GA, PA), plus working closely with the WSG Consolidations team. Some travel will be required.
Responsible for building the consolidated annual plan, strategic plan and twice quarter forecasting.
Responsible for consolidated weekly premium forecasting.
Responsible for monthly, quarterly and YTD analysis and commentary on financial statements (primarily the P&L) for executive management and business leaders, providing clear and accurate descriptions of the significant events impacting the results.
Review and analyze metrics on various segments of the P&L, including Premium, Reinsurance, and Acquisition Expenses.
Identify and implement opportunities for automation, efficiency and overall improvement.
Ensure accuracy and transparency of data and all financial reporting at a detailed level.
Provide business leaders with relevant, timely, and impactful financial and metric data to inform business decisions.
Analyze data to support unusual activity, trends, or occurrences and inform management of the findings. Continue to follow up on issues through resolution.
Technical Skills and Requirements:
Bachelor’s degree with major in Accounting or Finance
CPA and/or MBA preferred
10+ years of relevant experience with a large public company in an accounting or financial analysis role, or experience with a large or Big 4 firm in an auditing role
Insurance financial and accounting knowledge/experience strongly preferred
Strong analytical skills with an attention to detail
Strong problem-solving skills with the ability to exercise sound judgment and make strong recommendations
Proficiency in end-user applications (e.g., Microsoft products – Excel, Word, Powerpoint)
Strong interpersonal skills, ability to communicate and manage well at all levels of the organization, particularly with staff in remote locations
Ability to problem solve and work autonomously, to manage multiple projects and staff, and to prioritize appropriately
Must demonstrate an orientation to results
Demonstrated integrity and dedication
Professional attitude, appearance and demeanor
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About the Company
Company: Chubb INA Holdings Inc. – 3.8
Company Location: Alpharetta, GA