Reinsurance Accountant

Location
England, East Sussex, Brighton
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
28 Jul 2017
Closes
25 Aug 2017
Ref
13846901/001
Contact
David Revell
Sector
Insurance
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full-time
Level of qualification
Qualified

Reinsurance Accountant

Client Details

Based in Brighton

Description



Financial management of the business reinsurance arrangements

Provision of timely and accurate reporting to external reinsurance partners

Provision of internal reporting and MI for reinsurance

arrangements, highlighting key trends and performance to relevant stakeholders



Cash management of the reinsurance arrangement, liaising with external partners

Ensure that all contractual financial elements of reinsurance agreements are adhered to

Ensure that reinsurance accounting is appropriately implemented and adhered to within the business and aligns to Group policy

Ensure a robust control environment for reinsurance accounting

Work with key internal and external stakeholders to ensure new reinsurance arrangements are correctly implemented within finance and the wider business

Continually seek to drive improvements

Profile



Proven track record in financial reporting, ideally in a multi-currency, global environment.

Strong excel skills

Highly numerate with ability to process financial data quickly, and strong attention to detail.

Evidence of pro-active approach to improving processes and controls.

Track record of working effectively within a team environment.

Track record of achieving and exceeding targeted objectives.

Excellent interpersonal, and communication skills with emphasis on achieving results and successful outcomes.

Previous experience in reinsurance field or other related discipline.

Knowledge of reinsurance accounting/finance processes.

Strong working knowledge of IFRS.

Additional skills required



Experience in a Technical/Financial Reporting role

Demonstrating ownership and accountability

Adaptability and flexibility especially in a rapidly changing environment.

Ability to work effectively across finance teams.

Job Offer

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