Senior Accountant

Finanzas · Madrid (Hybrid)

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Functions and Responsibilities:

  • Supervise and support the preparation of the Annual Accounts of the Company and guarantee compliance with accounting and tax obligations at the local level.
  • Generate, maintain and report financial statements under local regulations and IFRS 17.
  • Supporting the Controlling team in the preparation of the budget
  • Support the Capital team in the preparation of the information to be reported under Solvency II 
  • Monitor and stabilise the use of the new ERP (Microsoft Dynamics, MSD) accounting system.
  • Generating annual, quarterly and monthly management reports
  • Identify and implement improvements in the area's processes
  • Interaction with the accounting department of the parent company in the UK and local operations when necessary


Must have requirements:

  • Desirable Degree in Economics, Business, Economics or Business Administration and Management, Actuarial.
  • 5-6 years of experience in the insurance industry (motor will be a plus), in similar roles. Big four experience will also be valuable.
  • Knowledge of International insurance standards (IFRS17), Solvency II and local GAAP (for the preparation of annual accounts) and internal control will be an asset.
  • Knowledge of accounting systems (MSD is a plus) and financial management.
  • Solid knowledge of Office Package (advanced Excel)
  • Advanced English level

Personal Skills:

  • Meticulous
  • Calculator, predictor and analytical
  • Capacity to work under pressure
  • Ability to adapt to change
  • Bargaining power

Location (Hybrid)