Finance Manager Insurance

Lawes Consulting Group
35000.00 - 45000.00 GBP Annual
12 Apr 2019
10 May 2019
Job role
Finance manager
Contract type
Full time
Job Title – Finance Manager
Contract – Permanent
Salary – GBP35,000 – GBP45,000
Location – North West London
Industry – Insurance (Finance, Accounts, Compliance, Auditing, Monitoring)

An exciting opportunity has now become available for a Finance Manager within a well–respected insurance brokerage based in North West London.

Job Objective:–

* Day to day management and control of the finance department and accounting systems
* Report/develop financial and management accounting information to Board of Directors
* To ensure the Group adheres to the required corporate, accounting, FCA and regulatory body standards
* Management of:
–Finance Accountant and Accounts Assistant
–Accounts Administrator/ Personal Assistant
–Head of Accounts
* Cash flow management
* Ensure financial resources of the group companies meets legal requirements
* Act at all times for the exclusive benefit of the business and its customers
* To lead and deliver by our corporate values ensuring positive outcome for our customers

Key Skills/Competencies & Qualifications:–
* A competent level of knowledge of Sage Line 50, IRIS, Microsoft Word, Excel, Internet Explorer and Outlook
* Good numerical, written, oral, communication skills and ability to prioritise a varied workload

Main Duties & Responsibilities:–

Financial / Management Accounting for all companies incorporated:
* Responsible for provision of accurate financial accounts
* Trial Balance/P&L Account/Bal sheet. Check/analyse each account for accuracy/correctly posted
* Balance sheet a/c reconciliations, monthly/year end
* Annual Budgets across group
* Provision of Monthly Financial information for Directors
* Provision of Divisional reporting information
* Complete/Supervise monthly journals e.g. Accruals/Prepayments
* Monthly Income reconciliation/journals
* Fixed Assets/Depreciation. Record fixed assets purchased/calculation of depreciation.
* Maintain Fixed Asset Register. Complete journal, posting into sage.
* Provide financial information and advice to colleagues
* Regulatory Business Plan. Provision of Financial Information
* Financial year end. Liaise with external auditors, pre–year–end audit meetings,
* Preparation of audit packs, e.g. all accounts reconciled, accruals/prepayments.
* Prepare draft accounts.
* Liaise with Head of Accounts – Client account balances accurately reflected in final accounts.
* Main point of contact for external auditors re office account, queries/back up info/amendments. Post year end journals. Ensure Sage reflects final audited figures.

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