Rainford Berry Ltd
Dorking, Surrey
14 Jul 2017
13 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Qualified Accountant required to assist in the management of the financial affairs of our client's company which is a very well-respected insurance company, based in Dorking.

The ideal candidate will be a qualified Accountant, ideally with experience in insurance, who is driven by a desire to succeed and has an interest in improving their skills with ongoing CPD. They should be a good all-rounder, team worker and have a positive attitude. In return the company offers a competitive salary with excellent benefits.

Principle Accountabilities of the Qualified Accountant:

  • Monthly Financial & Management Reporting.
  • Financial Planning & Analysis.
  • Budget reporting.
  • Assist in management of the Finance Department.
  • Ensure Financial Records meet internal & external audit.
  • Year-end reporting.
  • Produce regulatory returns.
  • Assist the HR department in payroll requirements and post-preparation
  • Report to the Investment Committee, playing a key role in setting and executing the investment strategy.
  • Assist with filing UK corporation tax, IPT and VAT returns.

Essential Skills, Qualifications and Behaviours of the Qualified Accountant:

  • Qualified Chartered Accountant or equivalent (ACA and ACCA)
  • Strong technical accounting knowledge is required. Insurance knowledge is beneficial.
  • Maintain qualification through Continued Professional Development.
  • Knowledge and experience of leading a finance function. Will have played a role in preparation or approval of financial and regulatory returns.
  • Competent in planning and organising
  • Able to deliver results and embrace change
  • Effective leadership, team work and skilled at developing people
  • Benefits: Comprehensive benefits package (30 days annual leave, 35 hour work week, annual pay review, bonus, pension, overtime, Bupa assistance, Tastecard etc).

Location: Dorking, Surrey
Salary: £48k - £50k plus excellent benefits package
Start: ASAP
Status: Permanent, Full Time

Please make your application for this role directly to Rainford Berry Ltd.

Keywords: Qualified, Accountant, Insurance, Senior Accountant