Accounts Assistant

Recruiter
Capita
Location
Cheltenham
Salary
20000.0000
Posted
19 Mar 2017
Closes
18 Apr 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Accounts Assistant - Lloyds Syndicates

Cheltenham

£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

VAT

Business forecasts

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.


    What we hope you will do next

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    Capita operates as an equal opportunities employer and we welcome all applications regardless of gender, marital status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, race, colour, ethnic origin, nationality, religion or beliefs, disability, age, political opinions or trade union membership.



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