Job Type
Full-Time Regular
Date Posted
$140,000 - $160,000 + Bonus
Job Description

Flybridge Staffing is currently searching for a Director of Financial Reporting for a NY City based client. This is a direct hire position that works off a hybrid schedule of 3 days in 2 days remote. OTE is expected to be between 170-190k, with amazing retirement benefits.

The Director of Financial Reporting has a pivotal role overseeing the comprehensive financial close and reporting process, encompassing SAAP and GAAP financials. With an extensive background in technical accounting, including a deep knowledge of GAAP, statutory accounting principles, and SEC reporting, this position reports directly to the VP of Financial Reporting and manages a team of skilled professionals. This position interacts with executives across departments, serving as a critical contributor to the organization's financial reporting team.


  • Financial Close Management
    • Drive and oversee the month-end financial close process, ensuring the timely and accurate preparation and review of various elements, including journal entries, account reconciliations, intercompany transactions, equity considerations, and ad-hoc analyses.
    • Maintain strict adherence to assigned deadlines, ensuring the integrity and accuracy of financial data during the closing process.
  • Financial Statement Review and Analysis
    • Analyze monthly internal reporting packages for senior leadership, developing insightful analytics to communicate the financial performance of the business.
    • Review monthly, quarterly, and annual Audited financial statements to ensure timely and accurate reporting according to SAAP and GAAP accounting principles.
    • Review statutory regulatory filings and financial statements along with related workpapers.
  • Supervision of General Ledger Accounting
    • Supervise and lead general ledger accounting functions, ensuring the regular and accurate reconciliation and analysis of general ledger accounts.
    • Implement a timely process of reconciliation and analysis to maintain the financial accuracy of accounts.
  • Collaboration and Communication
    • Collaborate seamlessly with executives and teams across various departments to ensure accurate financial reporting, transparency, and alignment with business objectives.
    • Communicate complex financial information clearly and effectively to internal and external stakeholders.
  • Process Improvement and Automation
    • Identify opportunities for process enhancements and automation within financial reporting, driving efficiency, accuracy, and alignment with best practices.
    • Lead or contribute to special projects aimed at improving accounting processes, financial reporting, and overall operational effectiveness.
  • Technical Accounting Expertise
    • Apply deep knowledge of GAAP, statutory accounting principles, and SEC reporting requirements to address complex accounting challenges and ensure accurate financial reporting.
    • Research, analyze, and provide insights on emerging accounting standards and regulatory changes, ensuring compliance and appropriate accounting treatments.

Required Qualifications:

  • BS/BA Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • CPA required
  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience in public accounting or at a manager level, specifically within Financial Reporting in the Insurance industry
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience demonstrating strong proficiency in applying SEC, Statutory Accounting, and Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) within the context of the insurance industry
  • Extensive knowledge of financial consolidations, eliminations, and segment reporting
  • Proven leadership and management proficiency, encompassing skills in motivation, visionary leadership, personnel development, and organizational design.
  • Exceptional aptitude for analysis and problem-solving,

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of public accounting experience
  • Experience with financial software platforms such as NetSuite Financials or Oracle PBCS is a plus
  • Demonstrated mastery in Project Management, effectively leading substantial projects to achieve planned outcomes within designated timeframes and budget

****NO SPONSORSHIP AVAILABLE**** US Citizen, GC, EAD only please. If your background aligns with the above details and you would like to learn more, please submit your resume to or on our website, and one of our recruiters will be in touch with you ASAP.

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