An opportunity has become available to join our Liverpool based Finance team as a Capital Accountant. You will play a key role for a number of external and internal reporting and technical finance activities at a regional level.
You will manage and maintain key stakeholder relationships, including internal stakeholders and external auditors. You will be part of the team delivering all aspects of Solvency II.
You will be required to be compliant with all relevant Financial law & accounting standards including internal policies, protocols and processes.
You will be measured via a variety of methods including the :
Outcome of (internal and external) Audits and Reviews
Quality, timeliness, accuracy and commercial appropriateness of advice and information
Provision of early warning of potential issues & variances - Speed & effectiveness of response to financial issues
Successful execution of mergers, acquisitions & disposals
Maintenance of effective financial control environment
Ability to choose and use a range of analytical tools, techniques and software packages
Gathering, validating and compiling quantitative and qualitative financial information, from multiple internal and / or external sources to ensure accuracy and completeness
Analysing financial and business data and information using a variety of proven statistical and other analytical techniques to identify trends, anomalies, gaps, etc
Interpreting financial information to determine causality, significance, business impact or implications and developing advice or recommendations for action to be approved by others
Preparing forecasts and reports on a regular or ad hoc basis to meet the needs of internal customers and stakeholders, within agreed timescales
Ensuring information and interpretation is presented clearly, unambiguously and in a readily comprehensible and appropriate format for the audience and business purpose
Contributing to a wide variety of projects and initiatives potentially including internal initiatives and corporate transactions
Running and / or contributing to the development of financial models, tools and analytical processes to meet business needs.
Leading, motivating and developing one or more teams to deliver high quality outputs in the most effective ways while ensuring their personal and professional development
You will be an ACCA / CIMA fully Qualified Accounting professional
You will have relevant previous experience in a limited company and / or regulated business
You will have the proven ability to manage complex financial reporting procedures and consistently achieve accurate, on time delivery
You will have demonstrable people management experience
You will have a keen eye for detail