Senior Accountant


Job Details

Published on 26/03/2024
Job location Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
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Salary £75,000 - £80,000





Job Opportunity: Senior Accountant

Are you a highly skilled and qualified accountant looking for a challenging role in the Financial Services sector? We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Accountant to join our dynamic team!


Key Requirements:

  • Qualified Accountant: ACA, ACCA, or CIMA certification is a must. Bring your expertise to a role that values your qualifications and experience.
  • Life Insurance Industry Experience: Proven track record in the life insurance sector, with comprehensive knowledge of industry regulations, finance operations, and reporting.
  • Solvency II and IFRS17: In-depth understanding and experience with Solvency II and IFRS17 regulations and requirements. Stay at the forefront of industry compliance.
  • Financial Reporting: Strong knowledge of General Ledger and proficiency in Microsoft Excel. Your analytical skills will play a crucial role in financial reporting and analysis.
  • Financial Analyst Skills: Demonstrate your ability to solve complex problems with broad impacts. We are seeking a strategic thinker who can contribute to the financial success of our organization.
  • Systems Implementation: Familiarity with systems implementation is a plus. Be part of a team that embraces innovation and cutting-edge technology.


Typical Key Responsibilities:

  • Contribute and collaborate with the Financial Reporting team with delivery of monthly, half yearly and annual financial and regulatory reporting for the Parent and Subsidiary entities.
  • Ensure that returns e.g. Solvency II are accurate and submitted on time.
  • Provide accurate and timely reporting of financial positions including Statutory Accounts and Solvency II returns.
  • Liaison with third parties where required, including external auditors and fund custodians, to progress resolution of any queries.
  • Comply with the FCA conduct and Consumer Dut rules and the PRA’s conduct.


If you meet the above criteria and are ready to take on a new challenge, we want to hear from you!