Finance Assistant - London - Insurance - £25k+

Job Title: Finance Assistant - London - Insurance - £25k+
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: Benefits
REF: 5675474_1544107116
Contact Name: Chris Cotton
Contact Email:
Job Published: 6 months ago

Job Description

I am currently working on behalf of the European operations of a globally leading Insurance company. An exciting opportunity has arisen for a graduate to join the business as a Finance Assistant. The ideal candidate will have a keen interest in finance with aspirations to build a career in the industry. My client is offering a highly competitive financial package that includes complete funding for an accounting qualification of choice.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • Responsible for maintaining the Client account database
  • Performing reconciliations and updating the systems daily to support the credit control function
  • Reconcile daily client account data to bank statements and to source system information. Complete monthly client account and claims account bank reconciliations
  • Be a key stakeholder in the implementation and delivery of the new credit control software, Collect. Be responsible for daily updates of financial data into the system
  • Responsible for checking, making and reconciling payments for Claims and Service teams
  • Responsible for handling enquires from the Claims and Service teams in relation to payments, refunds and any ad-hoc queries

Essential knowledge and experience:

  • Strong communication skills
  • Finance graduate from a leading university, preferred
  • Strong Excel skills
  • Highly proactive and resourceful
  • Experience working with accountant systems, SUN preferred