Accounting Assistant

Fortegra Financial

Company Description

Fortegra Corporation, an insurance services company, provides insurance-related products and distribution and administration services in the United States. The company was formerly known as Life of the South Corporation and changed its name to Fortegra Corporation in 2008. Fortegra Corporation was incorporated in 1981 and is based in Jacksonville, Florida.

Job Description

Responsible for assisting in the financial record keeping process, providing accounting and clerical support. May use specialized ledgers and accounting software to record and process expenditures and reconciliations, prepare financial documents and perform other financial transactions as needed.

  • Maintains and/or runs reports related to general ledger; may add or edit account information.
  • May upload journal vouchers to the general accounting ledger.
  • Files supporting documentation/paperwork associated with various financial transactions.
  • Initiates and completes bank reconciliations
  • Analyzes trial balance activity.
  • Accurately code cash receipts; may record same receipts to the ledger.
  • Process disbursements
  • Assist in monthly, quarterly and annual reporting


  • High School Diploma or equivalency.
  • 2 plus years of experience in general accounting practices and principles or related field

Additional Information

Full benefit package including medical, dental, life, company paid short/long term disability, 401(k), tuition assistance and more.

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