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Director, Financial Reporting

Company: AmTrust Financial Services, Inc.
Location: Jersey City
Posted on: June 6, 2021

Job Description:


AmTrust Financial Services is currently recruiting for a Director of Financial Reporting in Jersey City, New Jersey. The Director will report into a Vice President and will oversee all consolidated US GAAP reporting, including but not limited to: the preparation and review of quarterly and annual financial statements, assistance with technical accounting research, oversight of the quarterly close process and support of ongoing global financial systems transformation projects.



  • Coordinate with various departments to gather data in support of quarterly and annual GAAP financial statements and disclosures
  • Prepare and analyze consolidated balances to ensure accurate reporting
  • Review data provided to Corporate team, including but not limited to quarterly reporting packs, analytics and cash flow packages submitted by domestic and foreign subsidiaries
  • Draft quarterly and annual financial statements, ensuring timely and accurate filings
  • Assist financial systems team with ongoing global financial systems transformation projects
  • Prepare and maintain the appropriate level of documentation for all financial statement close process controls
  • Resolve reporting matters with internal and external auditors
  • Shorten reporting timelines by coordinating with various groups to automate or accelerate the timing of required disclosures
  • Support the accounting policy group with the implementation of FASB updates and other changes to the financial statements
  • Assist with the annual goodwill impairment testing
  • Provide Senior Management with analysis or ad hoc schedules, as necessary



  • Bachelor's or higher degree in accounting or finance
  • Strong understanding of US GAAP (experience with property and casualty insurance accounting strongly preferred)
  • 8+ years accounting experience, with 3+ years in financial reporting (SEC reporting strongly preferred)
  • Public accounting/"Big 4" experience preferred
  • CPA designation preferred, but not required
  • Working knowledge of Workiva wDesk a plus
  • Experience with preparing financial statements and performing technical accounting research
  • Knowledge of Oracle Cloud Based G/L, Hyperion Financial Management and/or Kyriba a plus
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office Applications and ability to learn new software programs

What We OfferAmTrust Financial Services offers a competitive compensation package and excellent career advancement opportunities. Our benefits include: Medical & Dental Plans, Life Insurance, including eligible spouses & children, Health Care Flexible Spending, Dependent Care, 401k Savings Plans, Paid Time Off.

AmTrust strives to create a diverse and inclusive culture where thoughts and ideas of all employees are appreciated and respected. This concept encompasses but is not limited to human differences with regard to race, ethnicity, gender, sexual orientation, culture, religion or disabilities.

AmTrust values excellence and recognizes that by embracing the diverse backgrounds, skills, and perspectives of its workforce, it will sustain a competitive advantage and remain an employer of choice. Diversity is a business imperative, enabling us to attract, retain and develop the best talent available. We see diversity as more than just policies and practices. It is an integral part of who we are as a company, how we operate and how we see our future.

Keywords: AmTrust Financial Services, Inc., Jersey City , Director, Financial Reporting, Other , Jersey City, New Jersey

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