£55000 / p.a
Finance & Operations
Listed Date
March 23, 2017
Edenbrook Partners are working with a Lloyd’s insurer to place a Business Support Accountant. This role reports directly to the Head of FP&A and will require an experienced driven candidate who has the confidence and capability to communicate with all aspects of the Business.

The Key Responsibilities of this role include:

–          Coordinate the monthly expense close and reporting process to a timetable, including working closely with business cost centre owners to prepare commentary.

–          Support the business leaders in the annual expense budget preparation and the preparation of periodic re-forecasts.

–          Ensure accurate recording of accruals and prepayments.

–          Ensure accurate accounting for fixed assets and depreciation.

–          Identify expense coding inconsistencies and resolve, close liaison with the AP team to ensure accurate expense recording in the ledger.

–          Maintain the cost centre structures in PeopleSoft to enable reporting on business as usual activity versus specific initiatives.

–          Support the management of the relationship with key vendors to gain value for Navigators.

–          Understand and maintain expense allocation statistics.

–          Complete quarterly reporting and reconciliation deliverables as assigned.

A Successful Candidate for this role will have the following skills and qualifications:

–          Extensive experience of financial planning & analysis and expenses.

–          Demonstrated strong self-motivation and initiative Demonstrated ability to own business problems and deliver solutions to completion.

–          Experience in a Finance department, preferably in Expense or Management accounting.

–          Experience of use of a major General Ledger system (PeopleSoft or similar).

–          Part, nearly or newly qualified accountant (ACCA, CIMA) or qualified.

If you would like to hear more about this role then contact Edenbrook Partners on 020 7952 1067.