Group Financial Reporting Manager - Insurance

Job Title: Group Financial Reporting Manager - Insurance
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Manhattan, New York
Salary: Negotiable
Job list.duration: Permanent
REF: CD03292018_1522354885
Contact Name: Chris Dodds
Contact Email:
Job Published: 12 months ago

Job Description

Oliver James Associate have been exclusively engaged by a well know Property and Casualty Insurance business to find a suitable candidate for the Group Financial Reporting Manager vacancy. An excellent knowledge of international financial reporting standards and practical experience of consolidation reporting and insurance / reinsurance accounting concepts are essential.

The Group financial reporting manager plays a leading role in supporting the Group finance team in the achievement of its reporting obligations by:

  1. ensuring that accounting issues and their impact on the Group result are identified and understood on a timely basis;
  2. maintaining the quality control framework around the consolidation reporting process;
  3. providing ad hoc support to Group management in relation to accounting matters; and
  4. taking primary responsibility for the timely and accurate delivery of the Group's consolidated statutory accounts and other related reporting obligations.

Key requirements upon application

  • Experience in the preparation of consolidated financial statements is essential
  • Knowledge of the insurance industry is essential
  • Accounting background (CPA/CA or equivalent)
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving capabilities and an ability to work systematically through complex matters
  • Self motivated and ability to work towards positive outcomes with minimum guidance
  • A hands-on approach to achieving required outcomes
  • Ability to interact across a variety of functions (actuarial, underwriting etc) and clearly communicate with all stakeholders

To be considered for this role please apply using the prompts provided alternatively you can email your resume/CV to

All applications will be handled with the strictest level of confidentiality.