Head of Finance Operations

Location Malta
Discipline: Finance, Accounting & Audit
Contact name: Simon Pace

Contact email: [email protected]
Job ref: 15571
Published: about 2 months ago
The successful candidate will report directly to the CFO and will be leading a team of experienced and dedicated staff while managing the finance operations of the Company. Position is located in Malta. 

Responsibilities 
  • Accounting of reinsurance treaties for quarterly and annual closing according to IFRS
  • Onboarding new business, challenge and improve accounting and reporting processes as required
  • Local and group regulatory reporting and quality assurance according to group-wide requirements under Solvency II 
  • General accounting duties incl reviewing and authorising invoices and payments, and supporting the quarterly closing process in the Group’s main ledger system
  • Cash management including bank payment processing according to the Company’s policies in place
  • Liquidity management including liquidity planning & forecasting for an efficient cash management
  • Supporting the CFO in strengthening the financial strategy and implementing further projects and initiatives according to the Company’s Balance Scorecard to make the finance area fit and proper for the challenges ahead (e.g. BPA, ESG, IFRS 9, IFRS 17)
Requirements:
  • Degree in accounting, reporting and finance or an equivalent qualification, e.g. ACCA
  • Post-qualification experience in the accounting area of an (re-) insurance company, and at least 3 years of management experience in a permanent role
  • Extensive expertise in reinsurance technical accounting under IFRS and Solvency II regulatory reporting
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Fluent in business English
For more info email [email protected] or send a msg on 9905 8967. Applicants need to be in possession of an EU citizenship.