Brit Insurance • London

Financial Accountant - IFRS17

Employment type:  Full time

3 days/week at home

Job Description

We’re looking for a Financial Accountant - IFRS17

About Brit

At Brit, we believe that the uncertainty of the future should never stand in the way of progress. That’s why we exist. To help people and businesses face the future and thrive. We are change-makers enabled by a global workforce who collaborate to deliver a risk service. A team empowered to help our customers not only to survive the risks they face, but to stay on the front foot and keep moving forward. We believe the uncertainty of tomorrow isn’t something to fear but to seize; that it’s full of potential. Not only for our customers but our employees too.

We might write the future of risk for our brokers and clients, but we would love to help you write your future at Brit: a future based on not just progressing but on thriving – both professionally and emotionally. If you’re looking for a place to make a real difference read on.

The role

This role is part of the IFRS 17 Operations team and is responsible for the production of the quarterly & annual Brit Group Ltd, and the provision of required IFRS 17 results to wider stakeholders. The team provide technical knowledge, advice and expertise on all areas of IFRS17 Financial Accounting to the business.

You

You’ll be either newly or nearly qualified with experience of working in the London Market Insurance sector. You’ll also have good technical knowledge and practical experience of interpreting and applying International Financial Reporting Standards and UK GAAP. Specific experience of IFRS 17 is preferable, but not required.

Benefits

This opportunity comes along with a competitive salary, 27 days annual leave along with optional private medical insurance, on target bonus and strong employer’s contributory pension. We also operate in a hybrid working capacity meaning you can collaborate in the London office and work from home.

We welcome everyone wholeheartedly

We’ve got a truly diverse, genuinely inclusive work environment. We comfortably and confidently bring our whole selves to work, because we know we’ll be respected, valued, and accepted whoever we are. Our Employee Resource groups are safe spaces for people to share their experiences, aspirations, and suggestions about how we do things.

Company benefits

Shared parental leave
Enhanced paternity leave
Enhanced maternity leave
Adoption leave
Health insurance
Dental coverage
Non-contributory pension
Annual bonus
Share options
Life assurance
Cycle to work scheme
Faith rooms
Pregnancy loss leave
Fertility treatment leave
Carer’s leave
Open to job sharing
Open to part time work for some roles
Gym membership
Compassionate leave
Menstrual leave
Bank holiday swaps
Volunteer days
Employee assistance programme
Salary sacrifice
Charity donation scheme
L&D budget
Enhanced sick pay
Enhanced sick days
Mental health platform access
Travel loan
Location
68%
Employees are largely happy with their working location freedom
Hours
70%
Employees are largely happy with the flexibility in the hours they work
Benefits
67%
Employees are largely happy with the benefits their company offers
Work-life balance
65%
Employees feel that they can switch off quite easily from work
Role modelling
67%
Employees feel that most people work flexibly
Autonomy
78%
Employees feel that they can mostly manage how they get their own work done

Working at Brit Insurance

Company employees

Approximately 650

Gender diversity (male:female)

66:34

Office locations

London & Bermuda

Hiring Countries

Bermuda

United Kingdom

Awards & Achievements

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