Finance Technician – (P/T, job-share or F/T)United Kingdom - England - Fareham
Finance Technician – (P/T, job-share or F/T)
We are currently recruiting a Finance technician to join our Finance team in Fareham. This is a role within our Accounting Operations team, who are responsible for the accuracy and data integrity of the monthly financial close. As a member of the team you will play a vital part in helping the department to achieve its operational objectives and ensure the team delivers a high quality service.
This role is available part-time, job-share or full time. This is because we want the best people for our roles, and we recognise that sometimes those people aren’t available full-time.
The role is part of a team who are focussed on the completion of the monthly close process and delivery of all reporting for Finance. Your responsibilities will include -
Supporting the business through premium and commission review and oversight
Balance sheet reporting, analysis, reconciliations and control
Support and analysis for Group financial reporting
Help identify and implement improvement opportunities
Assist in defining and building new reports in line with business needs
Work closely with the offshore team to embed new processes
Ensure tasks performed adhere to the SOX control framework
Willingness to study for an accounting qualification
Understanding of financial reporting and the close process
Experience of working with people at different levels on financial issues
Good team player and communication skills
Strong organisational skills
Ability to provide accurate information within tight timescales
Good level of analytical and problem solving skills
Commitment to deliver a high quality service
Willingness to learn and take ownership
Strong personal development ethos
We offer an excellent lifestyle benefits package which includes –
Industry leading Defined Contribution Pension scheme where employer contributions are 12 % of base salary
22 days holiday plus an additional 3 volunteering days
Contribution towards private medical cover
- Annual company bonus
- Discounted gym membership
- Discounted technology offers
- Virtual GP appointment
- Plus many more!
At Zurich we will consider requests for flexible working on hiring. Many of our employees work flexibly in many different ways, including part-time, flexible hours, job share, an element of working from home or compressed hours. Please talk to us at interview about the flexibility you may need.
Who we are:
You’ll feel the support of being part of a strong and stable company. A long-standing player in the insurance industry, we make every effort to address the career development needs and plans of our employees to ensure their success in the future.
At Zurich, we aim to have a diverse mix of employees that reflects our customers and the communities in which we live and work. Zurich is a workplace that values different opinions, respects personal needs, and provides equal opportunities for all, regardless of age, sex, race, religion or belief, disability, marriage/civil partnership, gender reassignment, pregnancy/maternity status and sexual orientation. Our approach ensures that Zurich is a place that values different opinions, respects personal needs, and provides equal opportunities for all. We are committed to continuous improvement and we offer access to a comprehensive range of training and development opportunities. Zurich is passionate about supporting employees to help others by getting involved in volunteering, charitable and community activity through the Zurich Community Trust.
So make a difference. Be challenged. Be inspired. Be supported, Love what you do. Work for us.