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Marsh & McLennan Accounting Operations Manager in Ottawa, Ontario

The Accounting Operations Manager supervises the Fiduciary Accounting department of ENCON’s Group and Retiree Benefits and Underwriting Management business units. Ensures completion of tasks and assignments by established due dates controlling the quality and consistency of the work. Acts as a second level of problem resolution. Essential Functions Interviews and selects candidates, conducts performance management, and fosters employee development. Monitors staff functions and mentors and provides feedback to employees. Assists in scheduling monthly tasks and/or assignments to be completed and assigns deadlines. Effectively allocates work among staff performing various accounting functions that may include premium accounting, financial reporting, or financial support and analysis. Ensures completion of reports according to due dates. Ensures compliance with company accounting policies and approval procedures. .May perform monthly revenue analysis; reporting and variances analysis. Maintenance and set up of pool structures in co-ordination with Actuarial team while ensuring internal controls and insurer requirements are met. Claims replenishment reporting to insurers within the required monthly deadlines Handling insurer audit requests as it relates to the accounting functions. Liaises with the Urbandale Accounting Hub, the Controller, FP&A and Treasury May maintain an expertise of key accounts and special program business. Provides analytical support and guidance to the other departments as needed. Analyzes and completes various ad hoc requests based on management needs Other duties as assigned. Requirements: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent work experience preferred. Associates degree and one year of college accounting required. Minimum two years experience in a related field - Accounting, Finance... Prior supervisory experience of 3-5 years required. Effective written and verbal communication skills to effectively interact with others. Effective organizational and time-management skills to handle multiple tasks. Detail oriented to ensure accuracy. Excellent problem solving skills to resolve departmental issues. Demonstrated leadership skills with the ability to provide team with a clear sense of direction. Ability to motivate and coach staff in a team environment. Effective analytical skills. Strong computer skills and the ability to adapt to new systems and navigate through multiple systems without assistance. Proficient in Microsoft Office, specifically Excel. Core Competencies Communicating with Impact Managing Resources and People Planning and Organizing In accordance with the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005, Marsh will provide a reasonable accommodation to employees and prospective employees to the point of undue hardship upon request and as required in respect of the individual’s particular restrictions and limitations. If you require a specific accommodation because of a disability or a medical need, feel free to contact Claudia Walter at (514) 841 7880 or Marsh is a global leader in insurance broking and risk management. In more than 130 countries, our experts in every facet of risk and across industries help clients to anticipate, quantify, and more fully understand the range of risks they face. We work with clients of all sizes to define, design, and deliver innovative solutions to better quantify and manage risk. We offer risk management, risk consulting, insurance broking, alternative risk financing, and insurance program management services to businesses, government entities, organizations, and individuals around the world. To every client interaction we bring an unmatched combination of deep intellectual capital, industry-specific expertise, global experience, and collaboration. Since 1871, clients have relied on Marsh for trusted advice, to represent their interests in the marketplace, make sense of an increasingly complex world, and help turn risks into new opportunities for growth. Our more than 30,000 colleagues work on behalf of our clients, who are enterprises of all sizes in every industry, and include individuals, multinational organizations, and government entities worldwide. We embrace a culture that celebrates and promotes the many backgrounds, heritages and perspectives of our colleagues and clients. Visit for more information and follow us on LinkedIn and Twitter @MarshGlobal Marsh and its separately incorporated operating entities around the world are part of Marsh & McLennan Companies, a publicly held company (ticker symbol: MMC). Marsh & McLennan Companies offers competitive salaries and comprehensive benefits and programs including: health and welfare, tuition assistance, pension, employee assistance program, domestic partnership benefits, career mobility, employee network groups, volunteer opportunities, and other programs. For more information about our company, please visit us at: We embrace a culture that celebrates and promotes the many backgrounds, heritages and perspectives of our colleagues and clients. For more information, please visit us at: . R064134-en R064134