Group Financial Management Accountant -Insurance background essential

Recruiter
Taylor James Resourcing Limited
Location
London
Salary
£65,000 + excellent benefits
Posted
21 Apr 2017
Closes
21 May 2017
Sector
Accountancy
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A City based Insurance Group seeks an experience Group Financial Management Accountant with Insurance Market background which is absolutely essential, Qualified. The role is provide the board with transparent information to enable them to steer the group/Service Co. by producing internal Service Company results including technical and expense results, forecasts, plans and other relevant management information. The role is to take ownership and be the expert in the Consolidation of Company results for applicable entities ensuring information is made transparent and highlighting key business drivers of results, both UW and expenses. Produce the reporting of actual performance against applicable benchmarks, forecasting, budgeting and planning deliveries for use internally and externally. - All key internal management reporting which includes but is not limited to UW KPI's, board papers & local management information made on request. - Produce the UW data quality assurance process, including Annual Accounting Model, including relevant interfaces from source systems to the General Ledgers. - Expense data quality assurance process, include cost centre structures & allocations and managing effectively all expense systems and ensure changes which match the pace of the business - Be the expert for key assumptions & decisions inherent in the UW & Expense processes. Ensure all processes are documented, detailing areas of financial judgement, key risks & controls. - Manage tasks within agreed timetable including booking relevant review meetings with management. - Critically appraise all processes and assumptions on an ongoing basis with a 'continual improvement outlook' and proactively engage with relevant stakeholders to improve where opportunity exists. Assist in other areas of the team where appropriate and any other ad-hoc task as assigned