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Account Administrator

Location: Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Company: Marsh

Job ID R_079950-en

As the world's leading insurance broker and risk advisor, Marsh is devoted to finding the opportunity in risk. Companies look to us to help them navigate the daunting global risk landscape, seeing risks others don't and unlocking opportunities others can't. With 22,000 employees and annual revenues approaching $5 billion Marsh serves more clients in more industries worldwide than any firm in our industry. We are looking for talented professionals to join our team.

We are seeking an Account Manager in our Captive Solutions group to join our growing team in the Technical Centre of Excellence.

Are you an ambitious and goal oriented individual looking for a growth opportunity which will further your career? We are looking for a team-player who will enjoy being part of a fast paced environment as well as being able to work independently to meet deadlines.

The individual will be responsible for accounting, regulatory compliance and administrative functions for a portfolio of captive insurance companies and other clients.

Responsibilities include:

  • Preparation of financial statements in an accurate and timely manner.
  • Reconcile cash and investment accounts.
  • Prepare bank deposits and cash disbursements.
  • Plan and complete the annual audit for clients.
  • Prepare regulatory filings.
  • Ensure on-going compliance with domicile captive insurance regulations.
  • Track and reconcile claims activity.
  • Maintain client files in accordance with the Marsh standard filing system.
  • Maintain client contact as needed.
  • Maintain availability for special projects requested by management and clients.
  • Monitor and document team and client activities to prevent and detect problems.
  • Prepare memos and other correspondence.
  • Correspond with other service providers.
  • Maintain client and office databases.
  • Investigate outstanding issues on client accounts.
  • Prepare meeting materials and participate in the annual board of directors' meeting and other client meetings.
  • Perform other job-related duties as assigned.

As the ideal candidate, you will possess an degree in business preferably specializing in accounting. You have experienced preparing financial statements and demonstrated the ability to excel in a fast-paced, team oriented environment and the ability to meet tight deadlines. You combine excellent organizational and prioritization skills with a strong attention to detail. You have outstanding interpersonal skills, confidence and communicate effectively with all levels of the organization and with external clients. Proficiency with MS Excel, Word and Outlook is required.

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:

We thank all candidates for their interest; however only those selected for interview will be contacted

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