Job Description

A global insurance business is recruiting for a Financial Accounts Assistant for its London office, reporting to the Financial Accountant.

The role is responsible for cash book postings and bank reconciliations, the preparation and booking of accruals, prepayments and the maintenance of the fixed asset ledger, providing support to the Financial Accounting team with all aspects of the non-technical monthly and quarterly financial close process and assisting with data analysis and project implementations.

Applicants must have at least 3 years’ experience in a general leger accounting function gained within an insurance business with a strong internal controls awareness, be a pro-active problem solver with solid analytical abilities, strong excel skills including pivot tables, V-lookup’s etc. and have knowledge of general ledger accounting systems e.g. SAP.