Finance Manager Accountant (Statutory Reporting) - FTC
- Role Type
- Fixed Term Contract (inc Secondee)
- £45000 to £55000 dependent on experience
- Closing Date
- Company Info
Working here is about being there for our customers; we’re available should the worst happen and we work together to enable social and financial equality across the UK. But it’s also about you –how you develop and what you can achieve. We’ll help your talent thrive in an environment where you’ll be supported to work flexibly and autonomously, sharing in our success and rewarded for a great performance with a generous benefits package.
- Department Info
From Administration to Purchasing and Legal, as well as Group Real Estate, Taxation, IT and much more besides – Shared Services support our businesses across the UK and abroad. We enable our business units to do what they do best while we deliver core services and processes that have a real impact on our company-wide efficiency, profitability and strategic growth.
- Job Duties
The role supports the LGAS Manager for Statutory Reporting in the management, production and review of the LGAS and various legal entities delivery of statutory results in accordance with International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and all associated disclosures for Group and Entity accounts.
Provide assurance of the completion of key deliverables, as assigned by the Manager of Statutory Reporting, for the statutory reporting process for LGAS and various legal entities. Enable the team, to deliver all required financial reporting, along with supporting analysis, meeting Group Finance and other customer requirements, including the co-ordination of inputs and timescales from all other teams involved, plus result commentary and disclosure details.
Key accountabilities include:
- Reporting entity IFRS results and disclosures for Group, quarterly
- Business segment IFRS results for Group, LGAS, Annuities, and Tax, quarterly
- Legal Entity results for entity boards
- Keeping abreast of industry developments and best practice
Ensure reporting is performed to agreed levels of accuracy, with appropriate liaison with Group technical resources and external auditors. Adopt a proactive approach to delivering innovative timescale and process efficiencies.
Manage and monitor issue resolution during reporting production, ensuring communication with key stakeholders and appropriate reconciliation and consolidation of key metrics.
Work with the Auditors from a financial reporting aspect and ensure all requirements are delivered to agreed quality levels.
Apply IFRS technical knowledge to all reporting and ensure it is in line with new standards.
- Skills Required
Qualified accountant with 1 year's PQE experience, preferably in Insurance accounting.
Advanced excel skills.
Good written and verbal communication skills.
Whatever your role, we reward ability, performance and attitude with a package that looks after all the things that are important to you. Our employees have a wide range of benefits including a generous pension scheme, life assurance, 25 days' holiday (plus one day after two years), an annual supplement for private medical insurance, performance related bonuses, discounts at both a huge range of high street stores and our own great products, your hard work will be rewarded when you join us.
For further information about the role, please contact Lynn Morriss, UK Resourcing Lead, at email@example.com