Finance Director

London, City of London, England
GBP80000.00 - GBP100000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
10 Aug 2022
07 Sep 2022
Joel Knight
Where will they be working?
Hybrid - mostly office
Full Time

Your new company
I am currently working with a small but growing insurance and reinsurance broker with a global client base, operating out of London city. They are looking for a Finance Director to manage the day to day finance operations of the the business and presents and exciting change to join a small, close knit team looking to help the business grow and expand.

Your new role
Reporting into the CEO you will be responsible for a broad range of duties and responsibilities including:

  • Manage all functions of the finance team including international branches.
  • Coordinate and direct the preparation of the budget and financial forecasts and report variances
  • Prepare and publish timely monthly financial statements and Management Accounts
  • Coordinate the preparation of regulatory reporting including CASS 5 and FCA Returns and coordination with external auditors
  • Support month-end and year-end accounts closing process and ensure quality control over financial transactions and financial reporting
  • Develop and document business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls

What you'll need to succeed
You will need to be a qualified accountant with proven experience in the insurance sector. This role will require a good focus on controls and process development with an understanding of client money and FCA regulatory standards. You will need to be a strong communicator capable of leading staff and helping them to learn and develop.

What you'll get in return
You will be rewarded with a competitive salary and the opportunity to work in a growing business where you have the chance to mark your mark on the company. In the business you will have excellent visibility to senior stakeholders and the opportunity to drive and implement change.

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