A leading Insurance company has a key new opening to join them in their finance department as an Assistant Expenses Analyst. As an Assistant Expenses Analyst you will be responsible for supporting the expense controls and reporting function, ensuring the integrity of the group cost base and supporting the Business Partner Relationship model for all areas of the business. You will be responsible for supporting the delivery of expense reporting processes to Expense & MI team management in accordance with pre-approved timetables, including: All month end ledger entries (for all processes owned) Variance analysis (incl. Direct Cost Reports) Expense allocation and trigger process, reclass & deferrals Running analytics process Controls and governance framework Continuously strive to develop reporting capabilities for process efficiency and reporting effectiveness Ensure appropriate control framework is in place to ensure accuracy of reporting Ownership, and development, of the process documentation framework in place for expense team's responsibilities and to ensure the completeness and validity of these in line with governance requirements. To be considered you must have an accounting background ideally having previously worked within a financial services sector. You must have strong analytical skills with good attention to detail. It will be essential that you are a proficient user of excel as well as having good all round computer skills. You will be rewarded with a first class salary and benefits package including free bus or train pass, free lunch, excellent pension and bonus.