Senior Syndicate Accountant (Lloyds experience essential)

AWAC (Europe) dac Limited
Attractive Package
07 Sep 2017
05 Oct 2017
Contract Type
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.