• Accounting Insurance Specialist

    Posted: 07/01/2022



    Upstate Agency Insurance is seeking an experienced

    Accounting Insurance Specialist

    This opportunity may be perfect for you if you have experience in

     Accounting Clerk 


     Workflow Coordination



    In this position with our Insurance team, you would be responsible for independently performing daily accounting functions related to the insurance agencies to ensure both client and Company account transactions are up to date. Prepare and maintain accounting spreadsheets as required utilizing Agency tracking software.

    Responsibilities Include:

    • File documents manually and electronically based on established criteria.
    • Maintain documentation of all daily transaction in Agency Management System per agency guidelines.
    • Work within deadlines to reconcile carrier statements and process payments to carriers.
    • Reconcile cash accounts, accounts receivable/payable, clearing and other balance sheet accounts monthly by established timeframes.
    • Prepare correspondence and reports accurately meeting department goals and objectives.




    • Associates Degree or equivalent experience required
    • Experience with insurance AMS preferred but not required
    • 2 + years of office experience with accounts payable/receivable preferred

    Skills/Knowledge Requirements:

    • Ability to handle multiple tasks and meet strict deadlines; attention to detail a must
    • Quality communications skills, both written and verbal; comfortable communicating with customers, co-workers, and management
    • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite: Word, Excel Outlook

    Physical Requirements:

    • Must be able to sit for prolonged periods of time and walk/stand for brief periods of time.
    • Must be able to repetitively use a telephone and computer mouse and keyboard.
    • Ability to lift/move up to 15 lbs.



    We offer a pleasant work environment, career development opportunities, competitive compensation, and an exceptional benefits package.


    Upstate Agency Insurance is a subsidiary of Glens Falls National Bank & Trust Company.  The Employee Benefits Practice of Upstate Agency can provide individuals with Health, Term Life, and Long-Term Care insurance needs.  We specialize in offering businesses Health, Dental, Long-Term Care, and other Group/Voluntary insurance plans to meet the needs of their employees.


    We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Our employment decisions are made without regard for: race, color, religion, national origin or ethnic origin, gender (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.