AmTrust Financial, a multinational property and casualty insurer, is currently hiring a staff accountant in Lakewood, Colorado. In this role you will
Assist in the financial close for Heritage Indemnity Company, Westlake Insurance Company and AMT Home Protection, including analysis and reporting. Oversee dealer captive reinsurance portfolio and off-shore legal entity reporting. Develop and maintain spreadsheets for captive insurance reporting and cash flow reporting. Assist in annual external audits and preparation of regulatory annual statements.
Responsible for all aspects of Accounting, including but not limited to the following:
Preparation of journal entries
Preparation of check requests, including dealer invoice processing
Monthly dealer funding; including reconciliation, analysis and research between RAPTR and GL, and funds transfer requests
Monthly Cash analysis, transfers and reconciliations; ensuring all activity is reconciled to supporting documentation from partners
Maintenance of Cash roll forward of pooled custody account including allocations and unitization.
Prepare and analyze the Recapture accounting for the Westlake recapture of dealer captive companies including determination, establishment and amortization of any deferred
Entries into the RAPTR database
Ad hoc research and analysis
Projects as assigned
Degreed Accountant, being a CPA is a plus.
Minimum of two-four years of experience in a traditional accounting department
Must be comfortable working independently and as a part of a team and be able to communicate with all levels of management.
Good computer skills, proficient with MS Office (excel, word, creating excel macros and lookups, etc.) Proficient with MS Access is a plus. Good written, oral, interpersonal and presentation skills.
Good understanding of accounting standards, financial concepts and tools.
Analytical with the ability to deal with ambiguity and have very detail oriented skills.
Amtrust Financial Services, Inc.