Accountant-Reg Reporting - Brighthouse Financial

Job Location: United States : Florida : Tampa  


Brighthouse Financial is a new company established by MetLife. We’re on a mission to help people achieve financial security. Built on a foundation of industry knowledge and experience, we specialize in offering essential annuity and life insurance products designed to help customers protect what they’ve earned and ensure it lasts more predictably. In an industry that often has a reputation for complexity, confusion, and cost, Brighthouse Financial is different. Our approach includes simplicity, transparency, and more value so customers can face the future with confidence.


Brighthouse Financial is seeking passionate, high-performing team members to help us carry out our mission and be part of an exciting journey toward improving the financial futures of our millions of customers. Sound like you? Read on.


The key responsibilities include preparation of separate account, 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.



  • Preparation of daily and monthly account reconciliations and reporting
  • Preparation of balance sheet certifications
  • Preparation of annual GAAP financial statements and related disclosures
  • Preparation of external and internal audit support
  • Analyze and validate data from internal and external sources.
  • Research and resolution of system issues
  • Prepare mortgage loan and alternative investment disclosures in the 10-K, 10-Q, QFS, and stand-alone audited financial statements for 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 business critical data and recommend improvements, and develop accurate and timely ad hoc reports.
  • Work with stakeholders to develop and document business requirements.
  • Respond to questions from external and internal auditors, front office and financial reporting
  • Implement new accounting pronouncements or disclosure requirements.


  • 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
  • Organizational skills and ability to track various issues at one time
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Alternative investment, mortgage or separate account experience preferred
  • Experience with financial reporting systems (SAP, PeopleSoft and Hyperion preferred)


In order to post for this position, you need the proper work authorization to work in the country where the position is located and not require relocation assistance.




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Brighthouse Financial is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is Brighthouse Financial's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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Brighthouse Financial is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to qualified individuals with disabilities. If you require a reasonable accommodation in order to complete an employment application, please contact our Employee Relations Department at 1-866-635-9230 or email All other unrelated inquires will not be acknowledged.


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