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Investment Reporting Manager - Life Insurance

Job Title: Investment Reporting Manager - Life Insurance
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Industry:
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 532944
Contact Name: Sze Sze Yeung
Contact Email: syeung@argyllscott.com.hk
Job Published: June 22, 2018 09:41

Job Description

This is an interesting role to join a high calibre team in investment reporting/accounting. Once you get familiarized in the role and show your ability to lead the team as well as to coordinate with other stakeholders, you may start assisting on a large scale project coming up that would give you good exposure and learning opportunity. This role also reports to Head of Finance who is a well-regarded leader within the company. She is technically strong and dedicated in developing talents within the team. Definitely someone good to work with.

Key responsibilities

  • Perform monthly investment accounting reconciliations, investigation and ensure sufficient controls are in place to produce accurate investment asset information.
  • Perform monthly and quarterly analytical review of the investment performance including comparisons and commentary to market movements.
  • Participate in continuous improvement of the investment accounting model
  • Own and maintain the relevant financial control and risk framework processes and documentation for the investment balances, ensure that all models are working correctly.
  • Liaise with other finance teams to ensure issues are properly communicated
  • Assist with the relevant developments of ongoing projects and existing processes.


Qualifications

  • ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified or other relevant qualifications
  • Professional qualification such as Securities Institute or Financial Analyst or equivalent is necessary.


Skills/Knowledge

  • Highly numerate and analytical - able to interpret and understand results
  • Clear thinker - able to understand and unravel complex issues
  • Able to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • Able to balance competing priorities and to prioritize work
  • Able to communicate clearly at all levels (both orally and in writing)
  • Good technical skills
  • Good system skills and ability to deal with large amount of data
  • Able to operate in an open and honest manner
  • Self-starter - willing to listen and change with a positive outlook and adhere to company values

Experience

  • At least 5-7 years of experience in similar capacity
  • Experience of accounting for investments, preferably within a life assurance accounting environment
  • Technical knowledge of Life Assurance accounting (IFRS)
  • Good practical experience of preparing financial analysis
  • Good liaison and organization experience, both internal and external
  • Good experience of monitoring and improving controls and processes

If you are interested in exploring this role further, please send your resume to Sze Sze Yeung at syeung@argyllscott.com.hk or call directly on +852 3695 5140 for a confidential discussion

Argyll Scott Asia is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.