Accounts Assistant - Lloyds Syndicates
£20-23K + study support
About the role
An interesting & varied role with excellent scope for growth within friendly, supportive team
About Capita | Insurance
The insurance industry has gone through unprecedented levels of change since the economic downturn and in order to thrive in such a competitive, demanding marketplace, the ability to deliver agile, efficient and cost-effective operations is key to staying ahead of the game.
Capita Insurance Services provide a wide range of flexible back office, middle office and customer facing services for our clients, helping them grow their business.
Our London Market services provide a variety of underwriting support services, tailored to business requirements, to the London and international insurance markets enabling you to focus on what really matters - writing the right portfolio of business at the right price - rather than worrying about transactional processes
What you will do:
To be part of a team responsible for the accounting, management and statutory reporting for a Lloyd's syndicate.
To maintain the nominal ledger and producing the supporting schedules for the monthly management accounts.
Assist in the production of:
Monthly management accounts
Quarterly reporting for Lloyd's of London
Solvency II reporting
US Situs & Canadian regulatory reporting
Tax returns - UK, US & Canadian
Cashflow reporting & forecasts
Liaising closely with client, internal departments and auditors
Your experience will include:
Ideally studying CIMA / ACCA
Highly numerate with advanced Excel skills
Good general accounting experience from corporate environment, any insurance exposure would be preferred
Excellent communication skills with a particularly high level of attention to detail & able to work to tight deadlines
Exposure to the insurance sector would be beneficial
What's in it for you?
At Capita, training and development aren't optional extras: they're how we do our job. We will motivate you to perform at your peak, recognising your achievements and rewarding them appropriately. As well as a generous basic salary we also give you23 day's holiday, study support, company pension scheme and access to voluntary benefit options including; child care vouchers, life assurance, holiday buy and many more designed to suit your own personal lifestyle.
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