General Ledger Accountant

Minneapolis, MN

Old Republic Title has an excellent opportunity available for a General Ledger Accountant in our downtown Minneapolis, MN office. This role is responsible for maintaining the integrity of our general ledger system, accurately and efficiently preparing and reviewing journal entries, and providing amazing accounting customer service to our field location personnel. TO APPLY, please click HERE to head to our new Careers page.

Who We Are

Since 1907, Old Republic Title has been protecting home and property owners with title insurance and related services. Customers count on us to safeguard them from costly, time-consuming title disputes. Employees count on Old Republic Title, too. As one of the largest and most respected title insurance companies in the nation, we have a reputation for exceptional service, strength and stability.

Essential Functions

The General Ledger Accountant will: assist with the review and approval of journal entry input from the field locations. This includes reviewing journal entries and other input documents for clerical accuracy, proper use of general ledger accounts, and logging the financial documents before they are put into the general ledger system.

Approve financial input documents, investigate and resolve problems, coordinate changes with field personnel, prepare correcting entries, and look for ways to automate and improve the process.

Maintain the monthly recurring (standard) journal entries. This includes processing the recurring entries, reviewing processed entries, and posting the recurring entries in the general ledger system.

Upload automated journal entries into the general ledger. This includes reviewing the journal entries, checking the detail transactions to the supporting reports, approving the entries, and processing and posting the entry in the general ledger system.

Post entries in the EPICOR general ledger system. This includes reviewing and posting financial transactions in the EPICOR General Ledger and marking posted entries in the journal control log.

Prepare and process various complex journal entries including elimination entries, revenue deduction entries, regional allocations, and other miscellaneous adjusting entries.

Assist in the reconciliation of various balance sheet accounts. This includes investigating and resolving open items, analyzing allocations and accruals, coordinating adjustments, etc.

Assist with various allocations and accruals (i.e. corporate insurance)

Identify and coordinate with Corporate Information Services on ways to increase automation to expedite the monthly closing process.

Assist in preparing quarterly financial statements, SEC-1 schedules, and various analyses.

Assist in preparing various year-end audit schedules.

The above statements reflect the principal function and most significant duties of the job and shall not be construed as a detailed description of all the work requirements that are inherent in the job.

Qualifications

Bachelor's degree in accounting or related field

1-3 years of related experience

Self-motivated and organized individual with an eye for continuous improvement opportunities

Above average spreadsheet and general computer skills

Good oral and written communication skills

Old Republic Title offers a competitive salary, flexible hybrid schedule, and excellent benefit package including health, life and disability insurance; paid time off; and retirement plans. TO APPLY, please click HERE to head to our new Careers page.

Additional Comments:
This job is hybrid: 50% in office, 50% remote

Salary range is $55,000 - $67,000