Senior Staff Accountant -M&A

Location: United States



As a Senior Staff Accountant – M&A, you will be responsible for supporting The Company’s ongoing growth through acquisition by providing oversight and accounting assistance to our acquisitions on an as needed basis. The Senior Staff Accountant – M&A will be responsible for gaining an understanding of the acquired business, its financial transactions and accounting needs as well as identifying any departures from US GAAP or the Company’s accounting policies and procedures. The Senior Staff Accountant – M&A will be responsible for multiple acquisitions concurrently.

Your Impact:

Gain understanding of acquisition’s business and financial transactions to ensure alignment with US GAAP and the Company’s accounting policies and procedures
Identify efficiency and internal control opportunities and work with acquisition to implement improvements
Perform accounting duties for acquisition, as required, including but not limited to preparing and posting journal entries, preparing balance sheet reconciliations, generating monthly financial statements and other ad hoc requests
Review monthly financial statements from acquisitions outside of integrated systems for inclusion in consolidated financial statements
Review monthly EBITDA reports and research variances to provide commentary to management and other stakeholders
Maintain proper cut off for new acquisitions and ensure revenue and expense are recorded to the correct entity
Assist and support acquisitions

Successful Candidate will have:

Minimum of 5+ years of accounting experience
Accounting degree required
Public accounting experience a plus
Possess excellent verbal and written communication skills
Demonstrate proficiency in computer applications, esp. Microsoft Office Suite and comfort working in a paperless environment
Exceptional organization and time- Self-starter, professional and assertive
Ability to handle a fast-paced, challenging work environment


Risk Strategies is the 9th largest privately held US brokerage firm offering comprehensive risk management advice, insurance and reinsurance placement for property & casualty, employee benefits, private client services, as well as consulting services and financial & wealth solutions. With more than 30 specialty practices, Risk Strategies serves commercial companies, nonprofits, public entities, and individuals, and has access to all major insurance markets. Risk Strategies has over 100 offices and nearly 5,000 employees across the US and Canada.

Our industry recognition includes being named a Best Places to Work in Insurance for the past five years (2018-2022) and on the Inc. 5000 list as one of America’s Fastest Growing Private Companies. We are committed to being good stewards for our company, culture, and communities by having a strong focus on Environmental, Social, and Governance issues.

At Risk Strategies Company, base pay is one part of our total compensation package, which also includes a comprehensive suite of benefits, including medical, dental, vision, disability, life, and retirement savings, The total compensation for a position may also include other elements dependent on the position offered. The expected base pay range for this position is between $67,000.00 - $80,000.00. The actual base pay offered may vary depending on multiple individualized factors, including geographical location, education, job-related knowledge, skills, and experience.

Risk Strategies Company does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, color, religion, age, national origin, marital status, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other reason prohibited by law in provision of employment opportunities and benefits.

Risk Strategies is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodations to individuals with disabilities. Any candidate requiring a reasonable accommodation because of a disability for any part of the application or employment process may send an e-mail to and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information.