This international insurer is recruiting for a new Head of Accounting Policy for their European and international entities with responsibility for ensuring that there is accurate and consistent financial reporting to their parent.
The scope of this role is broad including
Provision of accounting, reporting and technical guidance to the wider finance functions
Implementation and application of accounting standards thought the group - including IFRS17
Technical accounting research and analysis
Accounting policy implementation
Understanding of accounting and regulatory changes and determine the impact to the group
Responsibility for the design of standard implementation framework
Act as technical resource for group
As an individual you will have a strong academic background and hold a finance qualification ACA, ACCA or CPA ideally from a large accounting practice. It is imperative that you have experience within insurance or large scale financial services. You will possess the desire and ability to both embrace and implement change and process improvement.
As well as a clearly challenging and interesting role, this is an exciting time to join this international insurer as they continue in to the next stage of their development.