Feb 22, 2019Full time
Assistant Financial Controller | Newly or soon to be qualified | Competitive salary | Gibraltar SRGEurope are seeking to recruit a recently qualified or newly qualified or soon to be qualified Assistant Financial Controller to join a professional Insurance company in Gibraltar. Our client has clients all over the world but also a strong market presence in Gibraltar. The Assistant Financial Controller will work closely with Financial Controller and deliver the highest quality service for the business and shareholders. Assistant Financial Controller Responsibilities: Provide support and assistance in coaching and managing the Finance Team members in Gibraltar. Work closely with the Finance teams based in other EU and international locations Assist in preparation and posting of journals for month end and production of the monthly Management Accounts. Assist in preparation of management accounts at month end for Financial Controller to be circulated to Senior Management team and Directors. Assist with the supervision of monthly Credit Control and circulation of reports to Management. Assist with the year-end audits. Support Financial Controller in drafting and production of the IFRS Statutory Accounts. Assist Financial Controller in preparation of regulatory and tax returns. Provide assistance in compliance with Solvency II reporting including all the supporting schedules. Manage the other members of the Finance team in the absence of the Financial Controller. Perform other duties as may be reasonably required by Senior Management locally or by Group. Assistant Financial Controller Requirements: Newly or about to be qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) Minimum 3 years' experience ideally in insurance services but not essential as training will be provided Computer literate with advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel Experience in use of Great Plains - MS Dynamics is desirable. Honest and trustworthy. Methodical with attention to detail and concern for accuracy. Ability to work under minimum supervision. Able to plan and prioritise the work. Good team player. Confident in dealing with customers both external and internal. The Company Our client is one of Gibraltar's leading Insurance Companies; they have a strong market share and play a dominant role in the local arena. They offer Insurance solutions on an international basis which offers ample opportunities to progress your career. Why Gibraltar? Gibraltar is a British Overseas Territory on the edge of the Iberian Peninsula neighbouring Southern Spain. It boasts 300 days of sunshine per year, a relaxed out of work lifestyle and is easily accessible to the rest of Europe from Gibraltar and Malaga airports. The primary currency in Gibraltar is pounds/sterling and there are excellent English speaking schools if you are relocating with your family.