Technical Accountant - Fully Qualified

Recruiter
M&G
Location
London, United Kingdom
Salary
£400 - £625
Posted
17 Nov 2022
Closes
17 Dec 2022
Ref
17799480
Job Function
Accounting/Audit/Tax
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
At M&G our vision is: to become the best loved and most successful savings and investment business and we're looking for people who are excited about joining us on our journey. We're digitally transforming and investing heavily in technology and innovation to develop new and improved customer propositions that really raise the bar for our customers. To help us achieve our vision we're looking for exceptional people who live our values and behaviours and who can inspire others; embrace change; deliver results and keep it simple.

Job description

To support a business critical IFRS17 Project. Maintaining and providing financial information to support the production of statutory accounts, regulatory returns or MI systems and to support the delivery of technical change projects within Finance where required.

As a Technical Accountant you will be responsible for:
  • Development and application of controls and/ or reconciliations.
  • General ledger posting / management.
  • Reference data management.
  • Interrogation of financial results/ ledger postings - ability to get fully involved and dig into understanding numbers/ comparatives.
  • Group consolidation/ reporting.
  • Process improvement, using Excel VBA, Power BI, etc.

What we require from the candidate:

Essential:
  • A fully qualified accountant with PQE.
  • General Financial Control experience within Consolidation or Sub-Ledger Reconciliations, Account Ownership, Legal Entity Control or Statutory Accounting.
  • Financial Services Industry experience.
  • Life insurance experience or financial reporting experience

Desirable:
  • Systems experience - General Ledger Migrations & Implementations, Finance Systems Upgrades.
  • Knowledge of Oracle systems.
  • Experience of IFRS17.


We are AMS.

We are a global total workforce solutions firm; we enable organisations to thrive in an age of constant change by building, re-shaping, and optimising workforces.

Our Contingent Workforce Solutions (CWS) is one of our service offerings; we act as an extension of our clients' recruitment team and provide professional interim and temporary resources.

Next steps

If you are interested in applying for this position and meet the criteria, please click the link to apply and we will be in touch with you in due course.

The IR35 status of this assignment will be assessed following the selection process and prior to confirmation of assignment offer.

At M&G Diversity and Inclusion is a strategic objective. We know that an inclusive environment makes us more accessible and ensures we attract, engage, promote and retain exceptional people. We welcome applications from all individuals regardless of age, gender/gender identity, sexual orientation, ethnicity/nationally, disability, or military service and welcome those who have taken career breaks. We will consider flexible working arrangements for any of our roles.

Alexander Mann Solutions, a Recruitment Process Outsourcing Company, may in the delivery of some of its services be deemed to operate as an Employment Agency or an Employment Business.