senior accountant

Location: Bristol, England Salary: £390 - £420 per day +
Sector: Finance and Operations Type: Contract

Senior accountant:

An exciting has arisen at a market leading bank for accountant role. This Role is perfect for a hardworking and ambitious individual to work with a market leader with exceptional reputation.

Our client is looking to bring in an experienced accountant into its Insurance & Wealth Finance Reporting team to support a major project.

The team is responsible for the Divisional Results and legal entity regulatory and Company's Act Reporting. The role requires a qualified accountant with experience of Insurance Finance Reporting with a preference for Unit Linked accounting, reporting into an accounting change Senior Manager within the Project.

The role entails:

- Understanding and mapping of financial processes, risks and controls

- developing a Cash nominals Reconciliation process

- understanding Liquidity Reporting processes

- contributing to the design and build of finance controls, journals and processes

- designing and embedding ledger changes

- Working with other significant change projects to deliver joined up solutions

The ideal candidate should be able to show previous finance reporting, and Life Insurance accounting experience. Experience supporting major change projects, acquisitions and the setup of new finance reporting processes would be advantageous.

Previous Liquidity Reporting & SII regulatory reporting process would also be an advantage

We also expect the candidate to be able to demonstrate strong excel and ledger use/development (ideally Oracle, OLAS and, or SAP).

As part the team, the successful candidate will work with finance reporting business leads and various Project team members including persons from Actuarial, Investment Operations, Capital Management and Business Partnering.

Looking for someone with:

- Significant drive and judgement

- Excellent communication skills

- Life Finance Reporting Experience

- Strong analytical / analysis capabilities

- Transaction accounting.

Skills Required:

-Experienced ACA/ACCA/CIMA Accountant

-Liquidity Reporting

-Development of reconciliations

-Life Insurance Experience (preferably Unit Linked Accounting)

Location : Bristol

Rate: 390-420

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