Assistant Accountant

  • Post Date: May 11, 2021
  • Isle of Man
Job Description

Working within the Outsourcing and Financial reporting function duties and responsibilities include:
– Support the monthly close process within agreed timelines, ensuring quality and integrity of financials;
– Project work to enhance our financial reporting to a more granular level to product working alongside other members of the Finance team;
– Interrogating general ledger to a very detailed level, and working alongside the actuaries to explain the results.
– Project work to enhance reporting of branch financial results. Prepare internal management reports, providing insights on financial performance
– Support further ad-hoc projects/ tasks

Skills and Experience Required include:
– Hold an accounting qualification (ACA/ACCA) or be nearly qualified /qualified by experience;
– Experience with financial reporting and management accounting, including making improvements to design and function of reports;
– Technical knowledge of and understanding of insurance company accounting (IFRS and Regulatory reporting) would be advantageous;
– Strong Microsoft Excel skills;
– Experience of using SUN and Vision or a similar accounting package;
– Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
– Good problem solving skills – ability to understand and unravel complex issues;
– Good systems and team working skills.
– Previous experience working within a similar role in a Financial Services company is desirable;
– Good practical experience of Financial Close and Reporting;
– Project Management experience a plus

Phone 01624 615600