Financial Analyst
Indianapolis, IN Finance
Job Type
Full-time
Description
Great Problem-Solver, Excellent Communicator, Highly Organized, Customer-Service Oriented

Not many companies in today’s world have a 95% retention rate of associates like Indiana Farmers Insurance. We value and retain our associates through a combination of interesting work, opportunities to learn and grow, great co-workers, and a top-notch total rewards package. We are a financially strong mutual insurance company that values making smart decisions and implementing them sensibly. We also value having a good balance between our work and personal lives. All these factors combined mean a positive and stable workplace for our associates and excellent service for our members!

  

Indiana Farmers’ Values: Innovation + Collaboration + Accountability + Respect + Empowerment

We are currently searching for a Financial Analyst to join our Finance team. The ideal candidate possesses in depth knowledge of accounting and billing processes and is also able to analyze and address non-routine questions, process payable and receivables accounts, multi-task and meet deadlines. As a Financial Analyst with Indiana Farmers Insurance, you will help drive informed decision making in support of our vision.


Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Performing account reconciliation and analysis, ensuring proper resolution 
  • Processing lockbox payments and balance deposits with the bank
  • Addressing complex billing disputes and resolving policy issues, while communicating with agents and customers 
  • Assisting with compilation of financial data in a timely, accurate and understandable manner
  • Updating accounting systems regularly to ensure proper and timely reporting, according to governmental regulations and company guidelines
  • Performing audits, trouble shooting, and problem resolution associated with agent statements
  • Processing and printing claim payments, premium refund payments and accounts payable checks
  • Leading, assisting and training colleagues in their functions and serving as an advocate for excellent customer service 
  • Performing special projects as assigned and other functions assigned to ensure effective and smooth continuity of operations and transactions in the best interest of the company 
Requirements

Qualifications and skills we are looking for include:

  • Degree in Accounting or related field, preferred
  • Accounting experience &/or strong understanding of accounting principles, preferred
  • Ability to meet deadlines while multitasking assignments 
  • Understanding of Insurance and the company in general, preferred
  • Strong math aptitude
  • Ability to analyze problems and provide sound resolutions
  • Detail oriented with highly developed organizational skills
  • Ability to deal with associates, agents and policyholders in a tactful and professional manner
  • Strong communication skills (listening and speaking), both verbal and written

Why work for Indiana Farmers Insurance?

  • If you are looking for a positive, stable place to work, take a look at what we offer:
  • 95% retention of our associates over the last 5 years despite a competitive marketplace
  • Financially stable organization as shown by our consistent A (Excellent) rating by AM Best 
  • Competitive compensation opportunity and outstanding benefits package 
  • A strong legacy of excellent performance throughout our 145 years in business

Our total rewards package includes competitive salary and benefits:

  • Excellent health, dental, vision and life Insurance plans are provided free of charge to associates.
  • We promote from within our diverse workforce regularly and offer regular opportunities to learn and grow.
  • We offer an exceptional 401(k) Plan with a 2% match plus an 11% company contribution.
  • An above average Paid Time Off bank of days as well as paid holidays are standard.
  • We offer a paid Day of Service to serve others at your favorite charitable organization.
  • Matching funds of up to $100 annually are available from the company for your favorite charitable organization.
  • Associate recognition awards, fun gatherings, and opportunities to make friends are part of our culture.
  • An on-site fitness center, as well as free and convenient parking right next to our building make life easier.

For more information about Indiana Farmers, please go to https://insurance.indianafarmers.com/about-us


Indiana Farmers Insurance is an equal opportunity employer!