One of the worlds largest insurance companies has a 6 month contract requirement for a qualified Financial Accountant to join the Financial Reporting team which is responsible for statutory and regulatory reporting, financial accounting and financial board reporting.
Responsible for the preparation and maintenance of timetables and KPIs related to Solvency II financial reporting, ensuring that there is enough time for a proper management review and understanding of the figures Prepare and deliver all operational aspects of the production of documents, in order to ensure the timely and accurate production of Solvency II financial information Liaise with PwC on Solvency II issues and audits Prepare or provide support in respect of any other regulatory and statutory filings Understand the differences between UK GAAP, US GAAP and local GAAP and incorporate into the local accounts, as appropriate Work closely with the Tax team, understand their information needs and agree reporting requirements, format and timetable - taking responsibility for deliverables accordingly Assist in developing good working relationship with PwC in London and the Region and address PwC (or other service providers) queries (as applicable). Work closely with the senior financial accountant to assist/develop reporting knowledge on a quarterly and annual basis and apply this to the role. Deliver assistance on major projects within the team eg Solvency II and new UK GAAP. Support the production of financial reports to the board on a quarterly basis. This involves the maintenance of a clear, concise and accurate analysis of the various bases of reporting used by the company - management information, US GAAP, statutory and regulatory
Qualified Accountant Experience of the general insurance industry Strong Excel skills required with analytical skills for financial reporting and analysis Strong organisation and communication skills
Competitive salary Pension 25 days annual leave plus 8 bank holidays Medical cover Employee Share Purchase Plan Life Cover Subsidised gym membership Other Corporate Benefits
Please quote 40694 when calling Alexander Lloyd on 01293 572900 and ask for our Accountancy and Finance division. This is only one of many vacancies we are handling. The Alexander Lloyd Interim Division is currently enjoying huge amounts of success in placing Part-Qualified and Qualified Accountants (or Equivalent), Project Managers and Interim Management in assignments throughout the South of England.
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