Technical Accountant - Insurance Industry

Cameron James Professional Recruitment
£30000 Per Annum £30,000 plus benefits
13 Apr 2017
12 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Our client is a major player in the global insurance industry. An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Technical Accountant to join the team.

Based in the heart of the city, this interesting and fast paced role will include the following responsibilities:

  • Monitor receipt of premium advices.
  • Verify and confirm accuracy of premium advices
  • Prompt and accurate booking of premiums onto the underwriting system.
  • Ensure facultative reinsurance transactions (automatic or manual) are processed correctly.
  • Monitor and resolve queries with business partners.
  • Monitor and chase premium advices and missing bordereaux for unclosed risks.
  • Monitor comparison between written premium and booked premium.
  • Liaise with underwriters to ensure policies on Open Co underwriting system are correct.
  • Liaise with the credit control department to resolve any unidentified cash receipts.
  • Ensure all documents are scanned or filed in good order.
  • Report on progress to the Technical Accounting Manager.

What you will need to succeed

  • Working experience in the general insurance industry will be an advantage
  • Strong attention to detail and determination with a high level of accuracy as a good portion of the workload is manual
  • Good numerical skills
  • Excellent communication both oral and written
  • A team player who can take responsibility and work with a high level of autonomy