Financial Accountant

Financial Accountant

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Financial Accountant

Salary: €60k – €70k

We are seeking a qualified Accountant for a major Financial Services Provider.

This is an outstanding opportunity to join a company which provides great career and earning potential and the opportunity to work on international business.

Apply today for more details!

Responsibilities will include:
Accuracy and maintenance of the general ledger and the resultant financial statements and reports;
Provide timely and accurate monthly management and statutory financial information;
Support the provision of financial information to the board of directors;
Corporation tax and VAT returns;
Assist with interim and year end audits, including preparation of year end audit files, liaising with audit team and preparation of quarter and year end group reporting;
Support the delivery of Financial Planning and Analysis, assisting with the provision of high-quality management information, and contributing to the forecasting and budgeting processes;
Support project delivery, and assist in process improvements and efficiencies. Continuously seeking to improve and develop the accounting processes to reduce reporting lead times;
Working with colleagues across the Group, ensuring effective collaboration, communication and development of solutions;
Build and maintain excellent relationships with all key internal and external stakeholders; and
Assist in ad-hoc and project requirements.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience:
Qualified/Newly qualified accountant with strong academic ability
Excellent interpersonal skills
Experience of the Financial Services industry
Knowledge of US GAAP and IFRS would be an advantage
Team player and self-starting, with ability to use initiative, work at times unsupervised and produce high quality output
Good knowledge of accounting systems and spreadsheets
Proven ability to deliver to tight deadlines
Experience using Microsoft Office

 

FRANK WHELAN

ACCOUNTANCY, FINANCE AND ACTUARIAL EXECUTIVE SEARCH CONSULTANT
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 01-63 44 990

Assistant Accountant

Assistant Accountant

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Assistant Accountant

Salary: €25k – €35k

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an Assistant Accountant to join a global player in Financial Services.

We are seeking a talented individual who is seeking to gain outstanding accounting experience and qualify as an Accountant.

Full financial, exam and study support are provided – apply today for more details!

Duties and Responsibilities

Responsible for Accounts payable and liaise with Group and teams in other locations on a regular basis
Ensuring all AP transaction are coded correctly in SAP General Ledger
Cheque payments for TPA clients, bank reconciliations and monthly Bordereaux’s.
Assisting with accounts receivable tasks in liaison with the credit controller to include, cash allocation, collection of outstanding debt etc.
Weekly AP and AR calls with Group and teams in other locations.
Assisting in the preparation of yearly Budgets and monthly forecasts
Assisting with monthly reporting to Group.
Assisting in preparation of sales invoicing and file closures
Involvement in Group Finance Projects
Ad hoc duties as required from time to time by your line manager
To provide administration support to all aspects of the finance department.
Liaise with internal staff and external suppliers and respond to enquires
Represent the business in a professional and positive manner at all times.
Maintain a positive attitude when faced with challenging circumstances and changing business needs
Be flexible with time and willing to get involved in other areas of the business as directed by management

Skills and Experience

Be a team player with a positive attitude
Ability and confidence to interact with the other lines of the business i.e. Directors, Managers and Colleagues
Possess excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
Possess a high level of organisational skills
Ability to prioritise
Possess an IT  literacy and technology-orientated mindset
Have a “can do’ attitude and demonstrate a desire to deliver performance excellence.
Possess an ability to maintain focus, control and positivity under pressure
Excellent numerical skills
Ability to maintain confidential information
Proficiency in word and excel
Excellent Problem Solving Skills
Effective Time Management Skills

Essential Requirements

Third level qualification
2-3 years’ experience an advantage in general accounting
Knowledge of accounts payable
Experience with SAP an advantage
Keen interest in perusing professional accounting qualifications
Proficient in data entry and management
Knowledge of general accounting procedures
Excellent attention to detail

 

DEREK FITZGERALD

RECRUITMENT CONSULTANT
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 01-63 44 990

Trainee Financial Accountant

Trainee Financial Accountant

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Trainee Financial Accountant

Salary: €20k – €30k

We are now seeking a Trainee Accountant for an outstanding opportunity with one of our major clients.

You will be part of a team responsible for the preparation of statutory annual reports and supporting accounting requirements.  This is an excellent opportunity to study for accounting exams and gain valuable industry accounting experience.

Key responsibilities will include:

  • The preparation of Annual Reports
  • Liaising with internal managers/actuaries/legal as part of the accounts preparation process.
  • Liaising with external auditors in order to facilitate an efficient audit
  • Assist in conducting quarterly audit engagements of processes across the business

You will have:

  • Business or Finance (accountancy) degree.
  • Excellent accuracy and attention to detail
  • Strong organisation skills including the ability to handle competing priorities and meet deadlines.
  • Good listening and communication skills.
  • Strong MS Word and Excel skills.

The company offers full training and sull support towards attaining ACA/ACCA qualification (course and exam fees and paid study leave).

Apply today for more details!

 

FRANK WHELAN

ACCOUNTANCY, FINANCE AND ACTUARIAL EXECUTIVE SEARCH CONSULTANT
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 01-63 44 990

Pricing and Propositions Actuary

Pricing and Propositions Actuary

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Pricing and Propositions Actuary

Salary: €80k – €90k

We are now seeking a qualified Actuary to Develop new Products and Propositions for an award-winning insurance provider.
You will be responsible for:

Development of best in class technical pricing models.
Use leading edge segmentation and modelling techniques to identify and exploit preferred market niches and drive competitive advantage.
Prepare suitable pricing analyses and make pricing recommendations for planned profitability and drive rating change in the market.
Maintain effective pricing governance and control processes
Support the pricing change process, requests and new pricing development demand
Deliver effective market pricing implementation capability.
Develop new products and solutions to business problems.

About You

Qualified Actuary
Pricing and Economic Capital Management experience in Life Insurance

Apply today to arrange an interview!

 

FRANK WHELAN

ACCOUNTANCY, FINANCE AND ACTUARIAL EXECUTIVE SEARCH CONSULTANT
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 01-63 44 990

Actuary – Part-Qualified

Actuary – Part-Qualified

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Actuary – Part-qualified

Salary: €40k – €50k

Part-qualified Actuary required for one of our major clients, a life Assurer.  This is a great opportunity to join a Company which has won many awards for innovation and it’s products.

Job Role

  • The company are seeking an indivdual with Pricing and Economic Capital experience to work on exciting new product development and proposition development.
  • The company are also undertaking a number of one-off actuarial projects and there is the opportunity to gain a diverse range of experience rarely seen elsewhere.
  • In addition to your business training, full study and financial support will be provided for your actuarial studies.

Job Requirements

You will have a higher-level degree in maths, statistics or actuarial science and have already made significant progress towards full qualification as an actuary.  Salary will be commensurate with experience.

  • Ideally you will have gained a minimum of 2 to 3 years experience with a life assurer, reinsurer, broker or consultancy.

Apply today for more details!

 

FRANK WHELAN

ACCOUNTANCY, FINANCE AND ACTUARIAL EXECUTIVE SEARCH CONSULTANT
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 01-63 44 990

Pricing Actuary – Non-life Insurance

Pricing Actuary – Non-life Insurance

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Pricing Actuary – Non-life Insurance

Salary: €45k – €55k

We are seeking a qualified Actuary who is looking to take the next step in their career.

The role provides a clearly-defined career path with excellent opportunity for rapid progression, as well as an full salary and benefits package.

You will be responsible for the development of best in class technical pricing and customer behaviour models for Property and Liability classes of Insurance.

  • Use leading edge segmentation and modelling techniques to identify and exploit preferred market niches and drive competitive advantage.
  • Prepare suitable pricing analyses and make pricing recommendations to the Ireland Pricing Forum to deliver planned profitability and drive rating change in the market.
  • Maintain effective pricing governance and control process for the Irish market
  • Support the pricing change process, requests and new pricing development demand for Ireland
  • Deliver effective local market pricing implementation capability.
  • Working as part of a team with the Senior Pricing Manager and relevant Portfolio Managers, develop new products and solutions to business problems.

We are seeking:

  • Qualified Actuary
  • General Insurance Pricing experience in Personal or Commercial Lines business with a strong knowledge and understanding of the Irish General Insurance market.
  • You will have strong technical numerical, actuarial or statistical background with an ability to analyse, interpret and use numerical and statistical pricing analyses.
  • Strong IT skills – experience of SAS, Emblem, Rate Assessor, Optimiser, ResQ, MS Excel, Word and general programming an advantage.

Apply today for more details.

 

FRANK WHELAN

ACCOUNTANCY, FINANCE AND ACTUARIAL EXECUTIVE SEARCH CONSULTANT
Email: [email protected]
Phone: 01-63 44 990