Reassurance Accounts Analyst

  • Location

    Birmingham, West Midlands

  • Sector:

    Finance

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £30000 - £38000 per annum + Bonus additional benefits

  • Contact:

    Experis UK

  • Contact email:

    Karen.Ellis@experis.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    KAEL128227_1602758898

  • Published:

    4 days ago

  • Duration:

    4

  • Expiry date:

    2020-10-15

  • Start date:

    ASAP

We are pleased to be partnering with our client, a FTSE 100 listed business and one of the largest providers of insurance services, in the UK to recruit within their talented fund accounting team.

The Role

Reporting to the Reassurance Accountant and working closely with external companies and outsourcers, the main focus of your role will be to undertake the preparation of regular reinsurance premiums and claims accounts through to settlement, including general ledger postings and reconciliations to tight deadlines. You will also be expected to undertake monthly reviews of accounting reconciliations for outsourced reinsurance activities, with responsibility to investigate anomalies and aged items to a successful resolution.

The Person

  • The successful candidate will ideally hold finance accounting qualification AAT and or be Part qualified ACCA/ACA/CIMA.
  • Proven double entry accounting experience essential
  • A basic understanding of the main features and terminology of reinsurance / annuities would be an advantage
  • You will have the ability to produce financial information for Reinsurers and Outsourcers to tight deadline
  • Confident in using Microsoft Excel, including the use of V-Lookup formulae and an ability to filter large data files to focus attention on issues
  • You will have the ability to interrogate large data extracts to identify data integrity issues
  • Possess excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Excellent communication skills

This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a company who value their employees and offer excellent training and career development. In return you will receive a competitive salary including an attractive rewards/benefits package including generous bonus scheme.

To apply please send your most recent CV to Karen Ellis Today.

Please be advised all applicants must be ideally available to commence employment within 2 weeks and have the right to work in the UK. Due to expected number of applicants, only successful applicants will be contacted.