Group Accountant (Insurance)

  • Location

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    Accounting & Finance

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  • Salary:

    £55000 - £60000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Gemma Smith

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

Based in Central London this is an opportunity to work in a well known Insurance business with offices globally. The role is a newly created position with high staff retention, the finance team work together collectively and offer a supportive culture.

As a Group Accountant you will work closely with the FC to cover a variety of tasks that will include the following responsibilities:

  • Prepare monthly management accounts and reporting packs; including consolidated group financial statements
  • Produce statutory accounts for the group and all subsidiaries
  • Prepare and submit Group VAT, draft Corporation tax, and land tax returns on time and make payments as they fall due
  • Identify opportunities to improve financial systems and processes to continuously improve the quality and efficiency of all group finance deliveries
  • Group financial planning and budgeting process

You would also take a role in process improvements and other ad-hoc and project based work. This will include producing various ad hoc financial models and report presentations.

This is a key position in a well established finance function and you will be able to use your existing skills as well as learn and develop.

To be considered you must be a Qualified Accountant with experience in Insurance. Alternatively you can have Audit experience where your clients have been Insurance firms. The company offers excellent benefits, a good work life balance and a supportive team environment.

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