Financial Controller Insurance Sector – (hybrid working)
This city based Financial Services firm is looking to recruit a Financial Controller with an extensive background in insurance.
Following the completion of the first round of funding, the business is expanding rapidly and now requires a Financial Controller with experience in the insurance sector and a passion for growth, process improvement and driving business performance.
The Financial Controller will ensure that necessary financial control disciplines are applied to all entities and ensure that all financial, statutory and regulatory obligations are met.
Previous experience of working in a start up
Management of a high-performing finance function
Strong technical background
Strong UK GAAP or Solvency II experience.
Exceptional interpersonal engagement skills at the highest level
Insurance experience is essential with strong attention to detail around financial control processes.
Strong attention to detail around cash flow management and premium liability payments to insurers.
Prior experience of having a recognised role under SM&CR is preferrable
The successful applicant will be a qualified Accountant with excellent communication skills and a flexible approach. This is a collaborative environment with strong growth ambitions.
This is a highly technical role that will require the chosen individual to have prior extensive experience of working on regulated submissions in the insurance sector. You will be someone who has prior direct line management as this role will also be leading a team of 2 accountants.