AmTrust Financial Services

Staff Accountant


AmTrust Financial, a global Fortune 500 company, is currently recruiting for a Staff Accountant in Sarasota, Florida. In this role you will be responsible for a variety of general and insurance related accounting functions, including account analysis and compliance. This individual will be involved in all aspects concerning the insurance business. Duties include but are not limited to:


  • Prepare journal entries, accurate worksheets to substantiate and document account balances
  • Assists in the timely preparation of filings which include quarterly and annual statements and compliance
  • Reinsurance accounting
  • Reconcile general ledger accounts to detail
  • Support the internal and external audit process

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting
  • One-two year's experience in general accounting
  • Excellent PC skills, with a strong background in Excel
  • A quick learner with the ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills with attention to detail
  • Experience with Oracle and Property/Casualty insurance industry a plus


About AmTrust Financial Services


AmTrust Financial Services, Inc. was founded in 1998 to provide property and casualty insurance to small businesses. Through acquisitions and organic growth, AmTrust Financial Services has since grown to become a multinational property and casualty insurer specializing in coverage for small to mid-sized businesses. Our financial stability is based upon a philosophy of niche diversity with a focus on low-hazard risk.

Since its inception, AmTrust has crafted a balanced portfolio of insurance products including:

  • Multiline Small Business Insurance
  • Warranty and Specialty Risk Insurance
  • Specialty Program Business Insurance

In November 2006, the company became publicly traded on the NASDAQ Global Market under the symbol AFSI. With extensive underwriting experience and a prestigious "A" (Excellent) Financial Size "XI" rating from A.M. Best, AmTrust has earned a reputation as an innovative, technology driven provider of insurance products. Our commitment to excellence is the common thread connecting each of our businesses.