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Accounting Representative

Accounting Representative

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Accounting & Finance
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Full Time
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Be Here. Be Great.  Working for a leader in the insurance industry means opportunity for you. Great American Insurance Group, a member of American Financial Group, is a Fortune 500 company consistently recognized as a top place to work.  We combine a "small company" culture where your ideas will be heard with "big company" expertise to help you succeed. With over 30 specialty property and casualty operations and a variety of financial services, there are always opportunities here to learn and grow.


The American Financial Group (AFG) Accounting department is adding an Accounting Representative to the team. This department is responsible for maintaining the journal entries and general ledgers for AFG and about a dozen other active companies that are outside of our Annuity and Property and Casualty operations. We are seeking a career-minded individual who is motivated to learn from a seasoned team of accounting professionals.


  • Performs a variety of routine and non-routine clerical / accounting functions, in accordance with procedures.
    • Maintains journal entries.
    • Posts information and balances to general ledgers.
    • Reconciles daily cash balance accounts.
    • May compile segments of daily, weekly or monthly closings, annual reports and other organization reporting requirements.
  • Contacts other departments and / or outside agencies to resolve problems.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.


  • Education: High School Diploma or equivalent. Associate’s degree or some college-level accounting coursework preferred.
  • Experience: 2 to 5 years of related experience. Experience with Microsoft Excel, PeopleSoft, and Corptax preferred.

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