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  • DUBLIN 2
  • Job reference number:15387009
  • Client ID:RI/BBBH24234
  • Posted on:12-SEP-2018
  • Salary:EUR55K - EUR60K /A
  • Job type:PERMANENT

A leading global reinsurance company are seeking a highly talented and ambitious Financial Accountant to join their team. They have an excellent culture and are looking to add the right candidate to continue their success.

The Role:

  • Report on the result and notes in Group consolidation software
  • Analyse current and past trends using key performance indicators, highlighting causes of unexpected variances
  • Co-ordinate with other Group departments
  • Recording and payment of administration expenses
  • Calculation and reporting of non-insurance items, including accruals and pre-payments
  • Ownership of a diverse portfolio of reinsurance and deposit accounted contracts. This will include
  • Participate in quarterly review of all contracts within assigned portfolio and highlight potential issues to management prior to sign off
  • Review and agree intercompany technical accounts balances
  • Monitor and record all major losses in accounting system
  • Evaluate & improve processes and procedures within the scope of the role as required
  • Liaise with external auditors regarding the expedient completion of the quarterly and annual audits

The Person:

  • A newly qualified accountant with up to two years' experience in the Financial Services industry
  • Preferably within the Insurance or Capital Markets industries
  • Experience of closing accounts and producing financial statements is essential
  • Knowledge of computerised accounting packages (SAP) and multicurrency accounting
  • Experience of working with IFRS an advantage
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Good interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate key messages at various levels.
  • Ability to work under pressure and multi-task
  • Good verbal and written communication skills

Whats on Offer:

  • There is a competitive salary on offer with this role 55K-60K
  • There is a very comprehensive benefits package to go with this role
  • The real opportunity to grow and progress with the company
  • There is an excellent culture in the office
  • Genuine opportunities to progress your career

To discover more about this opportunity, apply now or contact Cormac Doyle at HRM on 353 1 6321878 for a confidential discussion.

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