Job Description

A global insurance business is recruiting for a Financial Accounts Assistant for its London office on a 12 month contract basis to cover a maternity leave.

The role is responsible for recording LCA journals, cashbook postings and bank reconciliations preparation and booking of accruals, prepayments and other assets/liabilities and support the Financial Accounting team in all aspects of the non-technical monthly and quarterly financial close process.

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 table and V-lookup’s etc. and have knowledge of general ledger accounting systems e.g. SAP.