Accounting Assistant

  • UCA Consulting
  • Isle of Man
  • 02/08/2022
Full time Accounting

Job Description


Our leading Douglas-based Finance Sector Client is seeking an Accounting Assistant to work on the monthly close process for one of our Group insurance companies and its branches on a timely and accurate basis, supported by the company's external outsourced service provider.

Role Profile

  • Preparation of comprehensive financial reports for the cost base
  • Production of monthly / periodic financial information for the service companies, including annual financial statements and the external audit process
  • Provide input, effective challenge and insight over budgeting and forecasting
  • Input of data and journal entries, in the preparation and production of the financial reports
  • Provision of information and reports between the team and the Outsourcing service provider
  • Maintain procedures and controls within the department
  • Assist team with various projects within the department as they arise from time to time

Person Profile

  • Have or be working towards an accounting qualification (ACCA / CIMA), or hold an Accountancy/Finance degree
  • 3 to 5 years experience with management accounting and variance analysis
  • Good numerical skills and ability to analyse data
  • Excellent written & verbal communication skills
  • Strong working knowledge of Excel and Word
  • The ability to work to challenging deadlines
  • Good attention to detail

Required skills

  • Accounting  
  • Budgeting  
  • CIMA  
  • Reports  
  • Monthly Close