Accountant, Regulatory Reporting - Brighthouse Financial

  • Company: MetLife
  • Location: Tampa, Florida
  • Posted: March 21, 2017
  • Reference ID: 48821-en_US

Job Location: United States : Florida : Tampa  


In January 2016, MetLife announced a plan to pursue the separation of a substantial portion of its U.S. Retail segment. Once separated, the new business will be called Brighthouse Financial.

Brighthouse Financial will serve customers the way they want, need and deserve. It will focus on eliminating the complexity, confusion and cost that can get in the way of many Americans who are seeking financial security. We will bring products to the market that add value to our customers’ lives, and will be guided by a common set of values that focus on the customer and drive accountability.

Brighthouse Financial is seeking high-performing team members who are passionate about the company’s mission.  We are laser-focused on adding value to our customers and minimizing complexity in every decision and action. We are building high performing teams who set the bar high and hold each other accountable.


The key responsibilities include preparation of mortgage loan and alternative investment results, schedules and related disclosures included in the Company’s Form 10Ks, Form 10Qs, Quarterly Financial Supplement (QFS); Statutory quarterly and annual filings; and periodic rating agency surveys.  These financial reports support the Company’s ongoing operations, SEC & insurance statutory requirements and registered insurance product filings.  The position requires an understanding of GAAP, SEC and Statutory reporting requirements.



  • Prepare mortgage loan and alternative investment disclosures in the 10-K, 10-Q, QFS, and stand-alone audited financial statements on a GAAP & Statutory basis.
  • Prepare mortgage loan and alternative investment disclosures for the US Treasury and rating agencies.
  • Prepare Statutory Blue Book investment schedules.
  • Analyze and validate data from internal and external sources.
  • Develop accurate and timely ad hoc reports.
  • Analyze business critical data and recommend improvements.
  • Work with stakeholders to develop and document business requirements.
  • Maintain accurate, meaningful and updated technical and non-technical documentation pertaining to all aspects of responsibilities.
  • Respond to questions from external and internal auditors, front office and financial reporting teams regarding mortgage loan and alternative investment related items.
  • Implement new accounting pronouncements or disclosure requirements.
  • Other tasks as needed.



  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or other related fields
  • 5+ years of experience in a public or private company environment
  • Completion of or progress towards CPA or MBA preferred
  • Knowledge of GAAP & Statutory accounting
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills (macros, pivot tables and advanced formulas)
  • Knowledge of MS Access



Investment Accounting & Reporting





At MetLife, we’re leading the global transformation of an industry we’ve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, we’re dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.

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