Assistant Corporate Accountant

Recruiter
Edenbrook Partners
Location
City of London, London
Salary
25000.0000
Posted
17 Jul 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Edenbrook Partners are working with a leading underwriting insurance group who are seeking a candidate to fill the role of Assistant Corporate Accountant to help support the Senior Corporate Accountant.

The role will include:

  • Running/checking the corporate allocations process
  • Assist with the production of year-end statutory accounts under UK GAAP/IFRS.
  • Ensure that internal and external accounting policies, procedures and controls are in place, documented and adhered meeting SOX and Solvency II requirements.
  • Liaise with internal and external audit to ensure that issues are addressed on a timely basis

Risk Management

  • Accountable for the effective management of owned risks or controls as detailed in the company’s Risk Framework
  • Works with manager to ensure that risks associated with own role are understood and managed
  • Assists in identifying and implementing processes to control risks particularly with own role

Compliance

  • Maintains an understanding of and complies with all relevant FCA / PRA / Lloyd’s regulatory requirements and other relevant regulatory requirements

The ideal candidate will have a University Degree in a relevant feild, with a minimum 1 year accounting experience from the Insurance or Financial Services industry. Studying towards or desire to study towards an accounting qualification (ACA/ACCA).