Staff Accountant,Jacksonville, NC, USA

SIA Group, Inc

Position: Staff Accountant

Industry: insurance agencies

Employment type: Full Time

Experience: 3 to 5 year

Qualification: Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting

Company: SIA Group, Inc

Location: Jacksonville, NC (On-site)


Staff Accountant required

About the job

SIA Group has grown into one of the largest privately owned full-service insurance agencies in the United States. We are an award-winning firm and have been listed as a Top 100 Privately Held Property Casualty Agency by the Insurance Journal.

SIA Group is continuing to grow, and we are looking for today’s talent to be a part of tomorrow’s prosperity. We are seeking a Staff Accountant to join our charismatic team!

This position is an in-office position that will qualify for a hybrid work schedule after training is complete

A Day in the Life of a Staff Accountant:

  • Develops and implements accounting procedures by analyzing current procedures; recommending changes as needed.
  • Record, summarize, evaluate, and report financial transactions.
  • Prepares general ledger entries by maintaining records and files, reconciling accounts.
  • Assist with audits and budgeting processes.
  • Reconciling of account current statements.
  • Processing of check requests.
  • Prepares payments by accruing expenses; assigning account numbers; requesting disbursements; reconciling accounts.
  • Process payments of Vendor bills, ensuring accuracy.
  • Maintain and review 1099’s.
  • Responsible for working accounting discrepancies.
  • Manage payroll and accounting functions through ADP.
  • Provides accounting support for mergers and acquisitions by reviewing financial information; converting data to general ledger system; obtaining supplementary information for preparing financial statements.

What You’ll Bring to the Table:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, plus 2+ years’ experience.
  • 5+ years’ experience will be considered in lieu of education.
  • Proficient at Microsoft Office, Quick Books, and other accounting software.
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills: Formulas, Graphs, and Pivot Tables.
  • Strong project or process management skills with the ability to meet deadlines.
  • Ability to function as a team player and maintain good working relationships with clientele, service providers, strategic partners, and employees.

Nice to Have:

  • Insurance industry accounting experience.
  • Experience utilizing EPIC.
  • Experience utilizing Paylocity, ADP, or other payroll vendors.

What You’ll Get from Us:

  • Competitive compensation
  • PTO and Paid Holidays
  • Health Benefits
  • 401(k) with Company Match
  • Educational Opportunities
  • Work/Life Balance
  • Savings Account/Christmas Club
  • Stellar perks/fringe benefits package!

What’s in it For Your Career?

  • A job that becomes a career.
  • A career with an agency that has a positive, employee-centered work culture.
  • Career development through our custom educational plans, supportive leaders, and mentorship.
  • Coaching to continually improve your accounting skills and position you for career success!
  • Expand your professional network.
  • Access to premier resources, tools, and technology.