Financial Reporting Accountant

Isle of Man
Permanent
Our client seeks a Financial Reporting Accountant to join their team.
 
Role: Reporting to the Finance Manager, you will assist in preparing management accounts, group reporting and ensuring financial controls are operating effectively for Life Insurance and Service Companies.
 
Key Responsibilities:
  • Assist in the preparation of monthly and quarterly management accounts for the Isle of Man Companies;
  • Ensuring financial controls are operating effectively-completing relevant balance sheet reconciliations within agreed timeframes;
  • Assist in the preparation of group reporting and annual financial statements in line with accounting standards;
  • Delivery of financial analytics/reporting to other teams and committees;
  • Build an understanding of Insurance and Investment source-systems in order to broaden capabilities;
  • Seek improvements and efficiencies in accounting processes, controls and systems, and participating in various projects within the IoM Finance team; and
  • Assisting and supporting the wider IoM and Group Finance teams, along with internal and external auditors.
 
Key Skills & Experience:
  • Minimum 2 years financial reporting experience in Financial Services (Life Insurance experience desirable but not essential), either from audit or industry;
  • Essential to have fundamental knowledge in the preparation of financial statements and UKGAAP/IFRS;
  • Fast on Excel and MS Office applications;
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Dynamics accounting system / Investpro / Lifefit would be an advantage;
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving ability;
  • Flexible and adaptable to a constantly changing environment;
  • This role would suit a dynamic newly/nearly qualified accountant with an appetite to learn, take on new responsibilities and develop within an expanding IoM office; and
  • Outstanding interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills and engagement skills with the experience
Your specialist: Pam Dixon
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