AmTrust Financial Services
 

Manager of Accounting Operations


Overview

The Manager of Accounting Operations is responsible for managing and overseeing functions performed by the Accounting Operations group. This is a dynamic group responsible for various key activities in the financial close process. The manager will also interface with both internal and external stakeholders and serve as a financial project lead or subject matter expert on assigned projects.

Responsibilities

  • Managing the global process to capitalize acquisition costs (DAC)
  • Leading the preparation of consolidated analytics
  • Managing intercompany reconciliations
  • Leading ad hoc and/or strategic projects
  • Leading the remediation of control deficiencies
  • Reviewing certain reporting entity financial close packages
  • Reviewing certain financial statement footnotes
  • Coordinate with the SEC reporting team throughout the financial close process
  • Proactively identify enhancements or efficiencies to the financial close process
  • Coordinate directly with internal/external audit groups and be responsive to all requests
  • Oversee and manage procedures for certain key responsibilities to support internal controls over financial reporting, and consistently review these procedures for enhancements
  • Provide job specific training and feedback to team members and serve as a mentor to staff
Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree or higher in accounting or finance
  • Moderate understanding of insurance concepts and accounting, preferred
  • 5-8 years accounting/finance experience
  • Public accounting/Big 4, preferred
  • CPA designation required
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Applications and ability to learn new software programs
  • Travel required

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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.