• Accountant

    Job Locations US-NC-Greensboro
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  • The Position

    The Accountant performs accounting close functions, applies accounting policies, presents financial results to senior management, prepares quarterly and annual internal and external reports in accordance with Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) and Statutory Accounting guidance, and performs technical research and analysis.



    Arch MI is a new and growing mortgage insurance company with a strong and global parent – Arch Capital Group Ltd.  If you’re interested in joining a dynamic company and working with a team of motivated, high caliber people, apply today and come grow with us!

    Job Responsibilities

    1. Prepares monthly journal entries for the accounting close process.
    2. Collaborates with other departments and/or external service providers to ensure all transactions have been properly recorded.
    3. Applies accounting policies to financial records of the various Arch MI entities.
    4. Prepares monthly account reconciliations to ensure accuracy of account balances.
    5. Performs variance analysis and researches changes on a monthly/quarterly basis to present results to senior management.
    6. Assists in the preparation of schedules for monthly, quarterly and annual reporting and assists with the annual audited statutory statements.
    7. Provides assistance, reconciliations, account activity explanations, and other support as required for internal and external auditors.
    8. Performs research on technical accounting matters and performs other ad hoc analysis as needed.




    Desired Skills/Experience

    Knowledge and Skills

    1. In depth knowledge of accounting theory, GAAP and Statutory Accounting Principles.
    2. Ability to understand and apply standard practices and procedures.
    3. Understanding of month-end close process and account analysis.
    4. Knowledge of financial applications, such as PeopleSoft.
    5. Skilled in identifying and resolving moderately complex accounting issues.
    6. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
    7. Strong time management and organizational skills with the ability to consistently meet deadlines.
    8. Strong analytical skills.
    9. Ability to work collaboratively with others within the department and across the Company.


    Education & Experience:


    Required knowledge and skills would typically be acquired through a Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related fields and CPA (or requirements for certification met) plus 1-3 years related experience.




    About Our Company

    Arch Mortgage Insurance Company is the flagship U.S.-based mortgage insurer of Arch Capital Group Ltd., a leading insurance and reinsurance company operating through its subsidiaries worldwide. Based in Greensboro, North Carolina, our company is committed to our employees and our customers.  Our Total Rewards package offers competitive pay and valuable benefits.  Plus you’ll have access to a variety of programs supporting your professional development and a culture that encourages innovation, collaboration and professional growth.


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