Lead Accounting Specialist

Full time
Finance
Denver

Do you have strong attention to detail and can meet deadlines on projects? Are you a strong communicator and have advanced excel skills? Do you have general knowledge of accounting principles?

If your answer is yes, we are looking for you!

The people of Transamerica bring expertise, creativity, heart and diverse thought to everything that we do-and to the communities where we live and work

Do you have strong attention to detail and can meet deadlines on projects? Are you a strong communicator and have advanced excel skills? Do you have general knowledge of accounting principles?

If your answer is yes, we are looking for you!

What You Will Do: As part of Transamerica’s team you will process invoices for clients who have retirement accounts through the company. Use your expertise to perform a variety of advanced-level book keeping functions. Use your strong attention to detail, coordination and communication skills to properly support the day to day functions of the system.

What You Will Learn: In this role, you will gain exposure to Transamerica’s rich culture, while interacting with multi-functional groups. You will also have the ability to support different ad hoc projects.  

What Success Looks Like:

  • Assists in or prepares worksheets and reports.
  • Participates in projects with initial direction. Creates and documents procedures.
  • Researches and gathers appropriate information for others or to recommend a solution to an issue.
  • Reconcile multiple accounts from one or more accounting- based systems at appropriate timeframes (daily, monthly, and annually). Understands how to fully research out of balance accounts.
  • Exhibits a thorough knowledge of where to find information on system (s).
  • Resolves questions and guides Accounting Specialist/Associates in their problem resolution.  Looks for and understands what issues should be brought to the attention of a higher authority.
  • In a Lead capacity, develops new concepts and techniques to improve effectiveness, handles and resolves extremely complex or unique assignments, often exercising independent judgment and initiative.  Serves as a resource for others in the same skill area.

What You Need:

  • Associates degree or equivalent work experience. 
  • 5+ years’ experience. 
  • Accounting principles required
  • Takes initiative, ability to meet deadlines, works effectively individually and with a team, customer service approach. 
  • Ability to effectively communicate orally and in writing. 
  • Detail-oriented, accurate, ability to easily move from one computer system to another.
  • Financial Services experience preferred.
  • Prefer MS Dynamics system knowledge.

What You Receive:

A Comprehensive Wealth + Health package.  It’s our passion to empower people, and especially our employees, to add years to their lives and more life to their years.  That means a healthy account balance and a healthy body to match.  As you’ll come to discover, Wealth + Health is a central part of everything we do!

Wealth Benefits; Competitive Pay, Bonus, and Benefits Package; Pension Plan, 401k Match, Employee Stock Purchase Plan, Tuition Reimbursement, Disability Insurance, Stock Purchase Plan, Employee Discounts, Career Training & Development Opportunities, Certification Sponsorship

Health and Work/Life Balance Benefits; Be Well Company sponsored holistic wellness program which includes Wellness Coaching and reward dollars, Parental Leave, Adoption Assistance, Employee Assistance Program, College Coach Program, Back-up Care Program, Paid Time Off to Volunteer, Employee Matching Gifts Program, Employee Resource Groups, Inclusion and Diversity Programs, Employee Recognition Program

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Why Work for Us
Total Rewards at Transamerica: It’s more than a paycheck. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package is designed to help support you in many ways — throughout all stages of your life and career.  We provide a competitive, market-driven program that encompasses base compensation, bonus potential, retirement, health and wellness benefits, learning and development opportunities, plus great employee perks.  All designed with you in mind… to help you live your best life, grow personally and professionally - and feel valued for the work you do.

Learn more about our Total Rewards Package.

Equal Opportunity Employer:
Transamerica Life Insurance Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any applicant or employee because of age, religion, sex, gender identity, genetic information, race, color, national origin, pregnancy, sexual orientation, marital status, participation in the uniformed services (e.g. U.S. Armed Forces, National Guard), physical or mental disability, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local equal employment opportunities laws. 

 

AEGON USA Realty Advisors, LLC, is an Equal Employment Opportunity/ Affirmative Action Employer and does not discriminate against any applicant or employee because of age, religion, sex, gender identity, genetic information, race, color, national origin, pregnancy, sexual orientation, marital status, participation in the uniformed services (e.g. U.S. Armed Forces, National Guard), physical or mental disability, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local equal employment opportunities laws.

 

Applicants with physical or mental disabilities may be entitled to a form of reasonable accommodation under the Americans with Disabilities Act and certain state and local laws. A reasonable accommodation is a change in the way things are normally done which will insure equal employment opportunity without imposing undue hardship on the Transamerica Companies. If you are a job seeker with a disability, or are assisting someone with a disability, and require assistance to apply for one of our jobs, please contact: applicantsupport@transamerica.com.

 

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