Financial Accountant 55k-60k (12 month Contract)

Job description

A Financial Accountant position has become available with an insurance company based in Dublin 2.

This is a maternity contract  for a minimum of 10months to a max 12 months  salary range is 55k-60k

Ideally someone with some insurance experience, in audit or with an insurance company.

Key Responsibilities
· Monthly and quarterly US GAAP/Irish GAAP reporting.
· Preparation of quarterly reinsurance bordereau's.
· Annual preparation of statutory financial statements for various European entities.
· Preparation of annual tax filings including calculation of quarterly provisions.
· Ensure consistent application of financial controls across all aspects of the reporting function.
· Facilitate statutory audits.
· Ad hoc assistance with completion or management of projects across the global finance team.

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Qualified ACCA/ ACA or CIMA
  • Previous experience of financial services with (re)/insurance industry experience a preference.
  • Technically strong accountant with a good understanding of relevant accounting standards and experience in the preparation and review of financial statements.
  •  Strong analytical and problem-solving skills and a strong level of attention to detail.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  •  Proactive team player, with the ability to work independently
  • Demonstrate personal responsibility for timely completion of tasks within tight deadlines.
  •  Flexible and capable of achieving results in a changing work environment.

Please apply via email to or call Aoife in Sigmar on 01 474 4691 to discuss in confidence your career move.

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