Financial Reporting Accountant

Recruiter
Badenoch & Clark Ltd
Location
London
Salary
65000.00 - 70000.00 GBP Annual
Posted
19 Mar 2017
Closes
21 Mar 2017
Category
Accounting
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
About our client

The Client is a UK based Insurance firm. The company has identified a need for Big 4 (or top 10) trained recently or newly Qualified Accountants to join an expanding team in London. You will work as part of a high performing team primarily role is to support the Financial Control Manager in complying with SII Pillar III reporting obligations, and to support the business in performing controls and accounting for various month end and quarter end tasks

About the Role

- Maintaining integrity of underlying books and records for the entities;
- Responsible for quarter end and month end accounting and control for US GAAP and IFRS Reporting Basis
- Performing the Financial Close Process for the quarterly reporting, annual reporting and ad hoc reporting to the authorities;
- Managing the quarterly and annual reporting process by ensuring deadlines are met jointly by the Finance and Corporate Actuarial Department;
- Preparing and presenting Quarterly and Annual MI Packs to senior management, CFO and Chief Actuary
- Preparing Board and Audit Committee Packs as required
- To be considered for this role applicants would ideally be ACA/ACCA/CIMA/CIPFA qualified or equivalent, have strong spoken and written communication skills, and have financial accounting experience.

What you will bring to the role

This role is designed for candidates who are CA (big4) newly or recently qualified and want to gain Accounting exposure in the UK Insurance market.

To be considered for this role applicants would have strong communication skills (written and verbal), Excellent interpersonal skills, with the ability to communicate at all levels, Ability to accurately and succinctly document controls and procedures, have a logical and diligent approach and be proactive and delivery focused.

What's in it for you?