• Company: MetLife
  • Location: Charlotte, North Carolina
  • Posted: January 30, 2017
  • Reference ID: 37561-en_US


Supervisor - Accounting


Job Location: United States : North Carolina : Charlotte  



The Accounting Supervisor provides daily supervision of a group of 4 associates who administer accounting and payroll functions supporting MetLife Premier Client Group, former New England Financial Advisors and outside brokers. 

This role will offer a great learning opportunity by allowing the Accounting Supervisor to develop their leadership skills, and creating the potential for a management career path.



  • First level of supervision, directly managing a team of 4 accounting support staff
  • Administers accounting policies and procedures which have been prescribed (little latitude for procedural variation)
  • Makes work assignments, schedules and reviews work in progress
  • Handles human resources issues including performance reviews and salary recommendations
  • Assures adequate documentation and support of transactions and reports
  • Ensures reconciliations, accruals, and payroll processes are completed within deadlines
  • Works with internal partners to establish process and procedure changes in support of compensation plan changes


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance preferred
  • Must have at least 5 years of experience in accounting and bookkeeping procedures and principles
  • Must have at least 3 years of supervisory/management experience
  • Demonstrated analytical and problem solving skills required
  • Familiarity with sales payroll and compensation is preferred
  • Experience working with PeopleSoft, and intermediate Excel knowledge preferred


Strategic Solutions & Governance




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.



MetLife is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is MetLife'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.

MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.

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Requisition #: 37561 

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