As a Senior PremiumAccounting Representative at the ICW Group, you will perform premium accounting/clerical activities of intermediate difficulty with knowledge of premium accounting transactions requiring collection of premiums, assembling and auditing accounts, processing and posting of account cash, reconciliation of account discrepancies and preparation of various reports. Verifies contracts, policy information and account status. As a self-starter, you are able to work on your own, but also relish the opportunity to be part of the ICW Accounting Team. You are a high performer, so you thrive in our fast-paced, high volume environment and easily hit deadlines associated with your role. Each day offers you new challenges to tackle including:
Essential Duties & Responsibilities
• Responsible for complex insurance customer billing, accounts receivable and commission payments. • Provides service to customers regarding types of payments. • Reconciles complex accounts; handles collections, lapses, and reinstatements. • Provides service to brokers and sales personnel regarding commissions. • Analyzes and reports financial information to policyholders, agents, brokers, underwriters and customers.
High school diploma with specialized accounting course(s) or equivalent combination of education and related experience.
2+ yrs of customer billing and accounts receivable (A/R) experience.
Strong working knowledge and skills of Microsoft Office, including Excel, Outlook and Word as well as experience with automated accounting systems.
SAP Experience is a plus.
Applies some advanced accounting skills.
May adapt procedures and processes to meet the more complex requirements of the position.
Ability to comprehend written and verbal instructions and ask clarifying questions to ensure understanding.
Ability to effectively present information to policyholders, agents and brokers.
Strong customer service skills, organizational skills, attention to detail, proficiency in collection procedures, basic math skills, intermediate knowledge of general accounting principles, and experience with automated accounting systems.
About ICW Group
Based in San Diego, ICW Group Insurance Companies is the largest group of privately held insurance companies domiciled in California. Quoting more than $3 billion annually, ICW Group represents a group of Property, Auto and Workers’ Compensation insurance carriers, including Insurance Company of the West and Explorer Insurance Company.
ICW Group is recognized nationally as an industry leader in helping policyholders achieve fewer and less costly claims, and is committed to meeting the needs of its policyholders and elevating the trusted agents and brokers who advise them. The company offers its insurance products through an independent network of experienced and professional agents and brokers.