Financial Accounting - Senior Accountant x5

Recruiter
Prudential
Location
Reading
Salary
£450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted
12 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

Role: Senior Accountant X5

Start Date: ASAP

Duration: 6 Months

Location: Stirling, Paddington or Reading

Working with Prudential as a Senior Accountant means becoming part of a brand with a global reputation, a remarkable history and exciting plans for the future. If you are inspired to join us, and if you have the necessary qualities, then this could be the opportunity you have been looking for.

At Prudential, our aim is to create and retain lasting relationships with our customers and policyholders, through offering relevant products and services that give them value for money and security. We also seek to enhance our Company's reputation, built over more than 150 years, for integrity and for acting responsibly within society.

Purpose of the role:

To prepare financial information for inclusion in accounts and returns for UKIOcompanies/products. To meet accounting, regulatory and statutory requirements in the preparation of financial information

What we are looking for is as below:

  • Qualified Accountant
  • FS/Life Assurance background
  • Supported projects or transformation programmes before
  • Happy to work with ambiguity and agile working
  • Strong financial reporting experience

Essential

Experience

  • Significant experience of financial reporting standards and other regulatory > requirements
  • Significant experience of MI and report production
  • Significant experience of cash and account monitoring
  • Significant experience of data analysis
  • Knowledge
  • Working knowledge of life and pensions products, markets and competitors
  • Working knowledge of financial services regulatory and legislatory frameworks
  • Relevant professional qualification (i.e Accountant) with significant post qualification experience
  • Understanding of the Statements of Principle and Code of Practice

Standard responsibilities associated with this role

  • Take all reasonable steps to make sure your business area fulfils its external regulatory, legal and industry
  • obligation
  • Use your judgement to strengthen our positive risk and control culture, by identifying, assessing and
  • managing risk within your business area
  • Understand our Code of Conduct and how it applies to your work. Comply with all relevant policies,
  • including mandatory training
  • Make sure that all personal expenditure, and contractual and legal agreements are authorised, controlled
  • and monitored according to our delegated authority requirements
  • If you're responsible for any legal agreements with third parties then you must make sure these are managed
  • according to the Managing Contractual Relationships Framework. You'll find your responsibilities as an
  • expenditure authoriser set out in the financial procedures manual for your business (e.g. Prudential UK &
  • Europe, PIA, PPMS)

People who work at Prudential agree that ours is a great place to work with a brilliant team spirit. It is an innovative, high-performing commercial environment that is totally focused on customers in a fast-changing world. You will join an organisation that is leading the way in helping customers achieve their long-term financial goals.

We welcome applications from individuals with disabilities and will look to make reasonable adjustments or find alternative solutions to accommodate any disabilities wherever possible.


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