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Date: Aug 10, 2019

Location: TALLAHASSEE, FL, US, 32399

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Requisition No: 67533 

Agency: Financial Services

Working Title: INSURANCE EXAMINER II - 43000826

Position Number: 43000826 

Salary:  Base Annual Salary $36,467.64 

Posting Closing Date: 08/21/2019 






A bachelor’s degree or higher from an accredited college or university with a major in accounting, finance, economics, business management, or risk management and insurance or actuarial science and one (1) or more years of professional experience in accounting, examining, analyzing or auditing financial statements; or five (5) or more years of advanced knowledge obtained through professional experience in accounting, examining, analyzing or auditing financial statements is required.

Preference will be given to applicants with professional insurance experience.

Written exam will be required to evaluate insurance knowledge and skill in reading, comprehension, and application of the Florida Statutes.

The base annual salary for this position is $36,467.64

Work hours for this position will be Monday through Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m; 40 hour per week.

This position requires a security background check, including fingerprint as a condition of employment. 

Employees of the Department of Financial Services are paid on a monthly pay cycle. 

Responses to qualifying questions must be clearly supported by the state application and any omission, falsification or misrepresentation in the answering of the qualifying questions will be cause for immediate elimination from the selection process.

Minimum Qualifications for this position include the following REQUIRED ENTRY LEVEL KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Knowledge of methods of compiling, organizing and analyzing financial data.


Assist in the review and analysis of the financial condition and operating history of insurance companies for compliance with Florida Statutes.

Prepare and review with supervisor compliance spreadsheet.

Value securities in accordance with Florida Statutes.

Review statutory and special deposits.

Review corporate purchases and sales of securities.

Analyze investment earnings.

Analyze operational income and expense allocations.

Review mortgage loans for compliance with statutes.

Classify real estate owned and determine proper valuation in financial report.

Review and analyze other assets reported by company.

Determine non-admitted assets in accordance with Florida Statutes.

Analyze paid-in capital and surplus structure of company.

Analyze and interpret trends and make corrective action recommendations.

Review Consent Orders to determine compliance with stipulations specific to individual companies.

Organize and prepare memorandums, letters, and legal orders and complete checklists.

Assist in the review of charter documents and amendments thereto and check conformance to Florida Statutes.

Review management and control of companies to determine if consistent with charter documents.

Read and analyze minutes of meetings of corporate bodies.  Determine compliance with corporate structure.

Analyze various operating and financing agreements.

Analyze holding company statements.

Analyze acquisition/merger statements for compliance with Florida Statutes.

Review and analyze biographical statements and other supplemental information to determine if management is acceptable pursuant to Florida Statutes.

Analyze company’s underwriting practices and procedures.

Review and analyze reinsurance contracts in use or proposed by the company.

Determine authorization of reinsurer

Review adequacy of reinsurer’s security. 

Review and analyze financial examination findings and reports.

Review, analyze and interpret company plans of operations including proformas and assumptions.

Prepare worksheets to facilitate monitoring to identify in a timely manner companies that do not comply with Florida Laws and Regulations.

Assist in administering and providing for consumer information relating to the insurance industry in and outside of Florida.

Assist in the review of applications to do business in Florida.

Maintain liaison with company officials, attorneys, accountants, actuaries, members of company's board of directors and insurance department officials (including states other than Florida), when and as necessary.

Assist in any administrative matters deemed necessary by the Chief Financial Officer and/or Bureau Chief.

Performs other related work as required.

If you are a retiree of the Florida Retirement System (FRS), please check with the FRS on how your current benefits will be affected if you are re-employed with the State of Florida. Your current retirement benefits may be canceled, suspended or deemed ineligible depending upon the date of your retirement.


The State of Florida is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Affirmative Action Employer, and does not tolerate discrimination or violence in the workplace.

Candidates requiring a reasonable accommodation, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, must notify the agency hiring authority and/or People First Service Center (1-866-663-4735). Notification to the hiring authority must be made in advance to allow sufficient time to provide the accommodation.

The State of Florida supports a Drug-Free workplace. All employees are subject to reasonable suspicion drug testing in accordance with Section 112.0455, F.S., Drug-Free Workplace Act.

VETERANS’ PREFERENCE.  Pursuant to Chapter 295, Florida Statutes, candidates eligible for Veterans’ Preference will receive preference in employment for Career Service vacancies and are encouraged to apply.  Candidates claiming Veterans’ Preference must attach supporting documentation with each submission that includes character of service (for example, DD Form 214 Member Copy #4) along with any other documentation as required by Rule 55A-7, Florida Administrative Code.  Veterans’ Preference documentation requirements are available by clicking here.  All documentation is due by the close of the vacancy announcement. 

Nearest Major Market: Tallahassee