Financial Reporting Accountant - Insurance - S.London - £50,000

Job Title: Financial Reporting Accountant - Insurance - S.London - £50,000
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Kent, England
Salary: Negotiable
REF: CWE7854_1538581524
Contact Name: Christina Webber
Contact Email:
Job Published: 9 months ago

Job Description

This leading life insurance business are seeking a Financial Reporting Accountant to join their expanding finance team. With potential to develop into a managerial position, this role will serve as an excellent stepping stone to your wider career.

Primarily responsible for leading the development and implementation of regular financial reporting for the business, key accountabilities will include:

  • Production of monthly MI for the business as a whole
  • Preparation and delivery of internal and external reporting
  • Business partnering with other departments including actuarial and IT
  • Financial reporting on the investment business, in conjunction with IFRS
  • Identification and implementation of process improvements
  • Ad hoc Solvency II project work
  • Project management and various other ad hoc duties

Key requirements:

  • Qualified accountant (ACCA/CIMA or equivalent) ideally with a number of years post qualification experience
  • Experience working within an insurance, life assurance or investments environment
  • Good working knowledge of IFRS accounting requirements
  • Strong communication skills and excellent report writing abilities
  • Highly analytically minded and proactive