Investment Reporting Accountant

Job reference RA2357 - Grade E

Job summary

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Investment Reporting subject matter expert to work in the Investment Reporting Team within the Finance department based in the Telford office on a permanent basis.

Originally founded in 1963, ReAssure is a life and pensions company which buys and administers closed books of business from other companies. Built on a 2500 strong team with a wide range of skills and experience, there’s one constant running through the ReAssure business – ‘Change’. Join us and you’ll have opportunity to drive our growth and progress through your own success.

ReAssure is an equal opportunities employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills; and creating an inclusive environment for all employees.

ReAssure offer an attractive benefits package for all permanent and fixed term employees, including 27 days’ holiday + bank holidays, contributory pension scheme, Private Medical Insurance plus a range of flexible benefits for you to choose from.

Key responsibilities

In this role, you will ensure that the Investment Reporting function attains the required service standards in relation to all internal and external stakeholders.  To ensure that the Investment Reporting team produces accurate and timely information for the purposes of IFRS reporting, and to maintain & produce supporting documentation suitable for audit and regulatory compliance.

The business are looking for an experienced investment accounting subject matter expert to support the team as the business moves through a period of change. The role will be expected to pick up business as usual activities but also to support ongoing change programs in flight in relation to on boarding acquired business, bringing their experience to the table in the best interests of the business.

Key skills/experience required

  • Highly structured, disciplined, task and goal focused
  • Advanced excel skills, including pivot tables and v-lookups
  • Desirable: 10 years’ experience in a finance environment (or relevant qualification), preferably 5+ years within investments
  • Qualified accountant or qualified by experience
  • Detailed knowledge of investments and associated accounting treatment
  • Good knowledge of accounting standards – IFRS
  • Solvency II knowledge is preferable

Job category/type
Finance/Permanent

Location
Telford

Date posted
18/03/2020

Application closing date
01/04/2020

Applications for this vacancy have now closed