Senior Financial Accountant

Accounting Mid Senior Ireland

  • / Salary: Competitive
  •  Contract Type: Permanent
  •  Location: Dublin

A leading insurance company based in Dublin are looking to hire a Senior Financial Accountant on a permanent basis due to large growth within the organisation.

This role will oversee the Company’s IFRS 17 project implementation.

Previous experience within the life insurance sector would be preferred.

Key Deliverables:

  • Responsible for the Company’s IFRS 17 project implementation, this includes:
  • Oversee the production, validation, and analysis of data to fulfil the Company’s IFRS 17 reporting obligations
  • Support the implementation of IFRS 17 program of the Group into the existing accounting system framework
  • Oversee the production of financial statements that are IFRS 17 compliant.
  • Develop and document procedures for all accounting, system, and reporting processes under IFRS 17
  • Prepare and complete Solvency II reporting in accordance with the calendar and submit to the CFO for review and approval.
  • Assist in interpreting and reconciling Profit and Loss and Balance Sheet. Complete month end accounting activities in accordance with the Company calendar.

Core Competencies:

  • Qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA or equivalent) with a significant number of years relevant industry post qualification experience
  • Life insurance industry experience and a desire to work on innovative solutions
  • Strong project management skills with experience of IFRS 17 implementation required.
  • Detail-oriented with great organisational skills, but comfortable with ambiguity
  • Ability to build strong relationships with internal and external business partners
  • Top performer that is willing to dive into the details
Glen Hastings

Glen Hastings
Senior Consultant

Glen is an ACCA qualified accountant with Big Four training and direct experience with an award-winning recruitment company.