Company’s Vision

The organisation is a community of outstanding people. They welcome different perspectives, support each other’s ambitions, and grow together. In a fast-changing business environment, they adapt and look ahead. They succeed because they are multi-talented: in the skills of teams, specialisms, and sector expertise. They state that “working together, we are greater than the sum of our parts.”

 

Company’s Values

We are Connected: United under one mission and believe in our collective power to make a difference; together we are greater than the sum of our parts.

We are Dynamic: We adapt with the environment, striving for what is next. Relentlessly seeking more for our business, clients, colleagues, and communities.

We are Innovative: We are solution-focused with an entrepreneurial mindset, empowered to discover new paths.

We Succeed Together: We support each other to grow and value different perspectives, ideas, and experiences – making an impact on our communities.

 

The Role

  • To work as part of a small team
  • Prepare monthly management accounts
  • Monthly and quarterly financial review services
  • Quarterly VAT returns
  • Retail Mediation Activities Return (RMAR)
  • To assist auditors on client audits
  • To assist the team with various month and quarter-end close processes
  • To assist the finance manager in the preparation of management accounts
  • Opportunity to support on a variety of process improvements projects and gain exposure to different types of clients within insurance industry

 

 

Key Responsibilities

Coverholder Reviews and Broker Scorecard

  • Perform coverholder reviews for our syndicate clients 
  • Compilation of the final broker scorecards 
  • Provide research and relevant analysis on the performance of the brokers and coverholder

Management Accounts

  • Accounts Payable: record and settle supplier invoices
  • Accounts Receivable: calculate & reconcile Income
  • Full ownership of the management accounts function for several clients
  • Assist auditors in the yearly client audits
  • Assist the finance manager in preparation of management accounts

 

Key Skills and Experience Required

Essential Qualifications

  • Minimum of a relevant Degree or Equivalent;
  • Early stage of Accountancy professional qualification desired – ACCA, CIMA, ACA etc

 

Essential Experience

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word and Excel including use of Pivot tables, IF statements, VLOOKUPS and HLOOKUPS 
  • Excellent communicator with the ability to present and explain complex technical information in simple terms
  • Ability to work well as part of a team and independently 
  • Prior experience/knowledge working with accounting systems

 

Desirable Skills

  • Accounts Payable, Bank Reconciliations, and Balance Sheet Reconciliations
  • Prior experience/knowledge of SAP and/or Quickbooks 

 

Galejay and all its clients are inclusive employers and prides itself on the main values of honesty and integrity. If you have these qualities and wish to apply, please send your CV to Gary Forster Managing Director, at gforster@galejay-recruitment.com