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Controller - $180k-$220k

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  • Sector:

    Accountancy & Finance

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  • Salary:

    US$180000 - US$220000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Julian Campofiori

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  • Published:

    circa 1 mesi fa

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A prominent leader in the P&C insurance industry is seeking a highly proficient and seasoned Controller to join their finance and accounting team. The Controller will hold a pivotal role within the finance department, overseeing the financial operations, internal controls, and financial reporting for the organization. The ideal candidate will possess a robust background in statutory accounting principles, financial analysis, and managerial expertise, contributing significantly to our strategic objectives while ensuring adherence to relevant regulations and standards.

About the Role:

Each day in this role brings new challenges and opportunities, but as the Controller in the finance department, you will:

  • Prepare and present precise and timely financial statements, including balance sheets, income statements, cash flow statements, and various financial reports for management, stakeholders, and regulatory entities.
  • Analyze financial performance and trends to identify possibilities for cost optimization and revenue enhancement.
  • Provide insightful financial reports and recommendations to senior leadership to aid in strategic decision-making.
  • Supervise the integrity and accuracy of the general ledger, ensuring compliance with accounting principles and policies.
  • Uphold compliance with relevant insurance industry regulations, financial reporting standards, and tax obligations.
  • Collaborate with external auditors and regulatory authorities during audits and examinations.
  • Assess financial risks and implement controls to safeguard the organization's assets, establishing effective internal control procedures to prevent fraud and financial mismanagement.
  • Lead and mentor the team, offering guidance and support to enhance performance and professional growth, fostering a positive work environment that encourages collaboration, integrity, and continuous improvement.
  • Identify opportunities for process automation and system enhancements to enhance the efficiency and accuracy of financial operations.
  • Partner with executive leadership to formulate long-term financial strategies and business objectives.

About You

The successful candidate will possess:

  • Exceptional leadership, communication, and interpersonal skills.
  • A deep understanding of statutory accounting principles, financial reporting, and regulatory compliance.
  • Strong attention to detail, exceptional organizational skills, and the ability to manage multiple priorities effectively.

Required Qualifications

  • A bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance.
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) certification.
  • Experience in the property and casualty insurance sector.

Preferred Qualifications

  • An MBA or other advanced degree.
  • Experience in reinsurance accounting and reporting.

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