Client Accountant

Crawford & Company
Peachtree Corners, Georgia, United States
Competitive salary
16 Sep 2020
18 Sep 2020
Job role
Experience level
Qualified accountant
Excellence In Everything We Touch

Position Summary

Under the general direction of the Financial Reporting Manager, the Accountant-Client maintains and controls the General Ledger accounts and business transactions of the organization, applying the Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) that includes analytical work and thorough review of financial records while providing accurate and timely information.


  • Performs root cause analysis of general ledger accounts to identify discrepancies and acts to resolve any discrepancies found in the recording of financial transactions, to include making journal entries.
  • Determines the appropriate amount to refund clients and provides recommendation to management for approval
  • Reconciles and maintains the accuracy of client balances to include cash position.
  • Identifies client specific ledger discrepancies and provides correcting journal entries as identified in the client reconciliation process
  • Independently performs detailed analysis of system claim payment data loaded into the client database
  • Produces management reports summarizing reconciled transactions
  • Customizes and transmits periodic statements to clients.
  • Prepares escrow confirmations to identify the amount and source of escrow funding per the requests by clients or independent auditors.
  • Assists in training and development of Analysts in department.
  • Performs other related duties as required or requested
  • Upholds the Crawford Code of Conduct



  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance required
  • 1-3 years' experience in accounting
  • Strong knowledge of GAAP
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills.
  • Basic word processing knowledge, preferably Word.
  • Strong spreadsheet knowledge, preferably Excel.

  • CPA or MBA Preferred

About Us

People taking care of people. It's that simple. At Crawford & Company, we treat our clients' policyholders like our own, helping to restore and enhance lives, businesses and communities at all points of the claims management process. Combining a legacy of nearly 80 years of unmatched experience with global capabilities and industry-leading technology, Crawford is at the forefront of change, while also staying firmly rooted to our commitment to putting people first.

We are guided by our collective value system: RESTORE.

At Crawford, we:
  • Respect our culture of integrity and ethical behavior, while embracing the unique talents of the individual and encouraging an ownership mentality among everyone.
  • Are Empowered to advance the company mission and take ownership of our individual career progression.
  • Promote Sustainability through a corporate culture in which employees are good stewards of their communities.
  • Emphasize Training and an environment where employees continually seek and share knowledge and are engaged and satisfied with their work.
  • Are One Crawford, embracing a global mindset that's inclusive, agile, mission-focused, and customer-focused.
  • Give Recognition, participating in an environment where people are rewarded for jobs well done.
  • Embody an Entrepreneurial Spirit, sharing a passion to succeed, innovate, and outpace our competitors.

We believe in leading by example - at work and in our communities. We hail from more than 70 countries and speak dozens of languages, reflecting the global fabric of the audience we serve. Though our reach is vast, we proudly operate as One Crawford: united in mission, vision and values. Learn more at

In addition to a competitive salary, Crawford offers you:
  • Career advancement potential locally, nationally and internationally. Crawford & Company has more than 700 locations in 70 countries
  • On-going training opportunities through every stage of your career
  • Strong benefits package including matching 401k; health, dental, and life insurance; employee stock purchase plans; tuition reimbursement and so much more.

Crawford & Company participates in E-Verify and is an Equal Opportunity Employer. M/F/D/V Crawford & Company is not accepting unsolicited assistance from search firms for this employment opportunity. All resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at Crawford via-email, the Internet or in any form and/or method without a valid written Statement of Work in place for this position from Crawford HR/Recruitment will be deemed the sole property of Crawford. No fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by Crawford as a result of the referral or through other means.