Senior Financial Accountant

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    General Insurance

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  • Salary:

    £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Teri Mortier

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  • Published:

    almost 2 years ago

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Role: Financial Accountant - Insurance

Due to growth our client is looking for a qualified Financial Accountant to support the CFO in the ongoing production of high quality management information and financial control of the Group. They are looking for someone that can ideally speak French and have a background in the London Insurance Market

Duties inlude:

  • Maintenance and review of fixed assets' registers
  • Maintenance of nominal ledger and all supporting spreadsheets/workings
  • Production of client money reconciliations
  • Production of monthly cashflow forecasts
  • Production of monthly management accounts
  • Maintenance and review of departmental procedures
  • Maintenance of insurance ledgers (i.e. postings of income and associated items)
  • Provision of assistance in the calculation of corporate tax
  • Production of VAT & GST (Singapore) returns
  • Production of regulatory returns for the Group's subsidiary companies (e.g FCA's RMAR, MAS return for Singapore)

Required experience:

  • Fully Qualified ACA/ACCA
  • Ideally from an insurance/broking background
  • Experience gained within both practice and industry ideally
  • Good French language ability desirable
  • Proven and demonstrable senior management interaction
  • Capable of using initiative to deal with multiple challenges
  • Utmost attention to detail and a focus to achieve presentable and high quality work
  • Familiarity with the CASS (Client Money) rulebook