Senior Syndicate Accountant (Lloyds experience essential)

Recruiter
AWAC (Europe) dac Limited
Location
London
Salary
Attractive Package
Posted
07 Sep 2017
Expires
05 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Allied World Assurance Company Holdings, GmbH, through its subsidiaries, is a global provider of insurance and reinsurance solutions. Allied World offers superior client service through a global network of offices and branches.

Job Duties:

This role, Senior Syndicate Accountant, is responsible for -

- Production of all Lloyd's regulatory returns including QMA, QMB, QMC, QAD and QSR in line with the filing deadlines.
- Support the annual SBF process, acting as a key finance contact and liaising with key stakeholders to ensure timely completion of the return and associated board packs.
- Oversee the production of the annual syndicate financial statements and tax return.
- Ensure information requested on the audit deliverables list is being produced and distributed on a timely basis and liaising with the audit team to identify issues and ensure their prompt resolution.
- Ensuring that key controls and reconciliations are effectively maintained in support of the regulatory filings.
- Preparation of ad-hoc reports and disclosures for management. Assist in finance projects and initiatives such as Solvency II Pillar 3 and new financial reporting standards.
- Supervision of junior members of the Lloyd's reporting team

Job Requirements:

- Excellent knowledge of the Lloyd's market, the financial and regulatory landscape, core market returns and other reporting forms required by Lloyd's and regulatory authorities.
- Recognised Accounting qualification (ACCA/CIMA)
- Good system skills' including; the ability to extract relevant data and present within the Lloyd's returns and experience of developing reporting systems.
- Excellent PC skills with a good working knowledge of Excel.
- Good communication skills and an ability to interact at all levels.
- Ability to meet monthly and quarterly reporting deadlines and to organise and prioritise workload effectively.
- Desire to look for opportunities to deliver process efficiencies to support the drive for a scalable function.