Commission Accounting Specialist in Cleveland at CBIZ

Date Posted: 9/20/2022

Job Snapshot

Job Description

With over 100 offices and nearly 6,000 associates in major metropolitan areas and suburban cities throughout the U.S. CBIZ (NYSE: CBZ) delivers top-level financial and employee business services to organizations of all sizes, as well as individual clients, by providing national-caliber expertise combined with highly personalized service delivered at the local level.  

CBIZ has been honored to be the recipient of several national recognitions:

  • 2022 Top Workplaces USA
  • 2022 Great Place to Work Certification
  • Top 101 2021 Best and Brightest Companies to Work For in the Nation
  • 2021 America's Best Mid-Size Employers
  • 2021 Best and Brightest Companies in Wellness

We are seeking a results-oriented individual to work as a Commission Accounting Specialist in a fast paced and rapidly growing environment. This position will process monthly agent/broker commissions paid to CBIZ by various insurance carriers and will work directly with carriers to resolve discrepancies regarding commission reversals, overpayments, etc.

Essential Functions and Primary Duties:

• Enter commissions received into commission accounting systems in an accurate and timely manner
• Ensure batch totals entered into accounting system reconcile to the amount recorded in the Deposit Register. Any differences are to be investigated and resolved
• Resolve a full range of internal and external requests (i.e. discrepancies)
• Perform clerical work such as scanning, running reports, Filing, copying, faxing etc.
• Assist with training on subject matter (i.e. commission accounting tasks)
• Become proficient in the use of commission accounting system and understand the ramifications of data entered and its impact on the financial operations of the company
• Additional responsibilities as assigned

Preferred Requirements:

• Accounting and insurance experience or accounting education 
• Basic math skills
• Proficient use of Excel
• Ability to analyze and prioritize multiple responsibilities

Minimum Requirements:

• High school diploma or GED required
• Bachelor’s Degree or two years of experience
• Must maintain current required licenses and certifications relevant to field of expertise 
• Demonstrates the ability to communicate verbally and in writing throughout all levels of organization, both internally and externally
• Effective customer service skills
• Proficient use of applicable technology
• Ability to work in team environment as well as independently
• Ability to analyze and prioritize multiple responsibilities


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