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UK Group Corporate & Financial Accountant

  • Location: City of London
  • Salary: Up to £85000 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 4 months ago

  • Sector: Accountancy & Finance
  • Contact: Graham Thornton
  • Contact Email: gt@cedarrecruitment.com
  • Start Date: 17/01/2022
  • Expiry Date: 16 February 2022
  • Job Ref: JO0000010334_1642440949

International Insurance Group

UK Senior Accountant

Central London + Working from Home

Circa £85,000 + benefits

This rapidly growing and acquisitive Insurance group owns a number of highly respected Insurance brands across the UK and overseas markets.

Due to this ongoing growth and success, the new role of UK Group Corporate & Financial Accountant has been created to own financial accounting for the UK business.

Reporting to the UK Finance Director, the role includes:

  • Preparation of Year End financial information for Audit
  • Own financial accounting for UK consolidated accounts
  • Production of UK company statutory accounts
  • Production of UK sub group consolidated statutory accounts
  • Lead contact for Audit
  • Drive improvements across UK financial reporting processes
  • Build a UK consolidated analytical framework, including collation of insurance information
  • Support the roll out of latest Tax accounting software
  • IFRS15: Policy and procedure documented and detailed for each business unit and revenue stream
  • Working closely with Group finance on group wide initiatives
  • Support a variety of projects

Candidate requirements:

  • Chartered accountant
  • An experienced Manager or Senior Manager from a Top 10 accounting firm
  • Comfortable with regular interaction with senior stakeholders
  • High level of Intellectual horsepower
  • Confidence in own ability
  • A natural love and enthusiasm for numbers

Desirable but not essential:

  • Finance Services/Insurance sector experience