Accountant- Mergers & Acquisitions

New York City, New York
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Sep 18, 2016
Nov 17, 2016
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Title_Accountant- Mergers & Acquisitions_

About the OrganizationAmTrust Financial Services, Inc., (Nasdaq: AFSI) headquartered in New York City, is a multinational insurance holding company, which, through its insurance carriers, offers specialty property and casualty insurance products, including workers' compensation, commercial automobile and general liability; extended service and warranty coverage.


LocationNY, New York

DescriptionHighly Acquisitive P&C Insurance Holding Company seeks a Corporate Accountant that will have a focus on M&A Accounting. This individual should have knowledge in multiple aspects related to a publicly traded company (insurance industry preferred). Duties include but are not limited to:
  • Setting up of initial Financial Statements
  • Opening balance Sheets
  • Purchase Agreements/Purchase Accounting
  • Pro-Forma Statements/Due Diligence
  • Reconcile general ledger accounts to detail
  • Support the internal and external audit process
  • Support SEC reporting team for disclosure Qualifications
  • Have a Bachelor's Degree in Accounting and US GAAP / FASB knowledge
  • 4+ years of experience in M&A Accounting, financial statements, opening of balance sheets general ledger accounting, corporate accounting.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel (pivot table, vlookup & advanced functions)
  • Experienced in Oracle and Discoverer preferred
  • Ability to multi-task and work under pressure to meet deadlines
  • Ability to work independently, identify problems, propose viable solutions and perform research when needed
  • Must be flexible, able to work with others, detail oriented, strong communication skill.
  • Wish to learn. It is a great learning opportunity for those who want to build a career in a publicly traded holding company. #LI-Post

    Open Date9/14/2016

    Position Requirements


    Req NumberACC-16-00065

    Shift-not applicable-

    Number of Openings1

    Employee Referral Eligible

    Employee Referral PayoutThis position is currently accepting applications.