Financial Accountant

Job Title: Financial Accountant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Dublin South, Dublin
Salary: Negotiable
REF: 100_1551458956
Contact Name: Conor Devins
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

Financial Accountant

Financial Accountant

Position Overview:

  • Source technical data processing and inputting into GL system
  • Preparation of monthly close and annual reporting with business commentaries and ad hoc reporting within agreed reporting deadlines
  • Responsible for co-ordination of balance sheet reporting deliverables including review meeting with Financial Controller
  • Preparation of quota share statements for reinsurance counterparties
  • Monitor the quarterly liquidity and solvency positions
  • Participate in process improvement projects looking at innovation, process flow improvements and add value
  • Preparation of data for quarterly reserving reviews and other statistical analysis as required
  • Preparation of Quarterly, Annual or any ad hoc Solvency II returns
  • Support annual budgeting and planning process
  • Maintain and update process documentation for financial reporting processes
  • Preparation of supporting schedules and working papers for internal and external audits and actuarial reviews
  • Ability to multi task and provide cross team support as required
  • Stay up to date with all changes to statutory and regulatory reporting

Any other tasks as requested by the Chief Financial Officer and Financial Controller

Desired Skills/ Experience:

  • Experience in insurance and reinsurance accounting and regulatory regime
  • Exposure to UK&I GAAP, familiar with Bermuda insurance reporting a plus
  • Positive attitude and flexibility
  • Strong numeric and analyitical abilities
  • Proactive with ability to work on own initiatives
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills

Education & Qualifications:

  • Accounting or business degree
  • Recognised accounting qualification (ACA, ACCA, CIMA)