Accountant

Malta  |  €35,000 - €45,000 

A client of ours specialising in the Insurance sector is urgently seeking an Accountant to join their team:

Duties:

  • Assisting with all finance and accounting operations in collaboration with the Outsourced Finance Managers
  • Coordinating, obtaining and reconciling monthly data including statements of accounts from partnering intermediaries
  • Coordinate the preparation of and distribution of timely monthly management accounts and reports
  • Assist in the preparation and reconciliation of the reinsurance statements in accordance with the requirements of each applicable treaty
  • Together with the Financial Controller, participate in the preparation of budgets and financial forecasts and report variances
  • Ensure compliance with all regulatory reporting deadlines and tax filings
  • Coordinate the preparation of regulatory reporting including Quarterly Reporting Templates (QRTs) and National Specific Templates (NSTs) in a timely manner for Holding, Group, PCC, Core and cell entities
  • Assisting in the interim and year-end audit procedures, the preparation of annual financial statements and liaising with the auditors as required
  • Providing assistance in the preparation of reports for Board meetings and monthly management meetings as directed by the Financial Controller
  • Assist with developing and documenting business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen internal controls
  • Continually support in the development of IT systems to better facilitate processes and maintain records
  • Supporting the Financial Controller in any ad-hoc assignments as required
  • Assist in the implementation of the new accounting standard, IFRS 17.

Skill-sets and Requirements

  • Thorough knowledge of accounting principles and procedures. Experience with insurance related IFRS requirements would be considered an asset
  • Experience with general ledger functions and the month-end/year end close processes
  • Excellent presentation, communication and report writing skills
  • Must be prepared to travel as and when necessary or as required by management
  • A minimum of 2 years of accounting experience, preferably in the insurance industry
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English

Education & Experience

Applicants must either have a qualification in accounting or be at the final stages of achieving the ACCA or any other comparable recognised qualification

Job Reference: UP878


  • Primary job focus
    Accounting
  • Job type
    Full Time
  • Employment level
    Experienced (3 years +)
  • Employer industry
    Financial Services
  • Languages
    English

Jobs within accounts require the understanding and managing of finances for individuals and organisations. Accounting Jobs in Malta within this sector include client accounting, cost and accounts administration, bookkeeping, credit control, financial management, management accounting, internal audit, and tax jobs.

  • Job Reference
    UP878
  • Closing Date
    28/02/2023
  • Date Published
    04/01/2023
  • Status
    Shortlisting

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