Head Of Ceded Reinsurance Accounting


Accounting + Finance


Warren, New Jersey

Employment Type



Growing Global Insurance/Re-Insurance Company is looking to add a Head of Ceded Reinsurance Accounting to their team. This role will manage a team and be responsible for overseeing all Ceded Re in North America. Hybrid schedule offered!

Compensation : $200000 - $225000
Job ID : 28397

Job Function:

  • Oversee the overall ceded reinsurance accounting functions and processes

  • Liaise closely with other leaders of Finance, Ceded Reinsurance, Corporate Underwriting, Claims and Insurance Leadership on various aspects of Ceded Reinsurance Accounting functions

  • Maintain a deep understanding of the company's ceded reinsurance arrangements, including policy terms, contract provisions, and claims processes for pre- and post-placement activities.
  • Ensure that all ceded reinsurance activities follow regulatory requirements, including maintaining appropriate documentation and reporting as necessary.
  • Develop and maintain strong relationships with business units, finance, legal, reinsurance brokers, and other stakeholders to ensure effective and efficient execution of ceded reinsurance transactions.
  • Provide timely and accurate reports on the company's ceded reinsurance activities and status.

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in business, finance, or a related field.
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience in ceded reinsurance operations, preferably in a property and casualty insurance environment.
  • Strong knowledge of reinsurance concepts and practices, including treaty and facultative reinsurance, loss reserve calculations, and claims management.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, focusing on attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications, particularly Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team, effectively managing multiple priorities and deadlines.
  • Professional designation such as CPCU, ARM, or ARe is preferred but not required.

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