Senior Financial Reporting Accountant (18 Month Maternity Cover) London/Brighton

Location London
Discipline: Finance & Strategy
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £60000 to £80000
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Job ref: J3568
Published: 9 days ago
This global insurance group of insurance, reinsurance, and service companies specialising in the management of legacy and run-off insurance businesses is seeking a senior financial reporting accountant as maternity cover. Your responsibilities will include but not be limited to 1. Responsible for the completion of the key regulatory Syndicate filings. 2. Support the completion and the development of the reporting capabilities for the Solvency Returns and other Pillar III reporting requirements. 3. Develop analytical schedules to provide greater understanding of, and support management review of, the regulatory filings. 4. Assist in the completion of the monthly group reporting process. 5. Production of annual statutory accounts for the Syndicate and associated Corporate entities. 6. Develop, document and maintain financial systems, procedures and controls to support the production of timely and accurate financial information 7. Support the assistant accountant as necessary with their duties 8. Have an awareness of the Treating Customers Fairly (“TCF”) and Conduct Risk strategies 9. Have an awareness of Data Protection legislation, including the Data Protection Act and the General Data Protection Regulations The suitable candidate will be:  Qualified Accountant or equivalent  Previous exposure to Lloyd’s reporting and insurance technical accounting.  Experience working in an insurance environement, in particular Lloyd’s.  Proven capability to multi-task in a sometimes highly pressurized deadline driven environment.  High level of attention to detail.  Advanced excel skills.  Experience using Oracle general ledger an asset.  Knowledge of UK GAAP