Senior Financial Analyst - Insurance

London, England, United Kingdom

The main responsibilities are listed below:

*Production of monthly, quarterly and annual financial management information, which includes underwriting results, gross written premium production, EPI exhibits, and rate and retention reports
*Collating financial board reports for each entity
*Analysis of financial results to provide commentary to the CFO and Group
*Quarterly results analysis pack, including variance analysis
*Assist the Financial Systems & closing teams with the production of the financial results
*Support the underwriting team - present monthly and quarterly results and be able to answer questions from the business
*Partner with the Corporate Development & Strategic Planning team ensuring that every aspect of the financial process is seamless and consistent
*Collaborate with Data & Analytics team to develop online management information
*Provide financial and systems training to relevant areas of business
*Assist in financial projects, working with IT and other areas of finance

The successful applicant will demonstrate the following:
*Intelligence and a curious mind
*An understanding of business objectives and the insurance market
*Exceptional communication and rapport building skills - you must be comfortable and confident presenting to and partnering with senior management and non-finance professionals within the business
*Strong analytical, problem solving and influencing skills
*Understanding of insurance accounting and accounting principles
*Knowledge of online MI systems preferable (e.g. Tableau)

This is a fantastic opportunity to join an interesting underwriting business with a strong heritage and reputation. Candidates currently working within the Lloyd's market are strongly preferred however this is not 100% essential, as long as you can demonstrate the willingness and initiative to pick it up.