Aon are currently recruiting a Fiduciary Accountant to join our team in London. The Fiduciary Accountant will be primarily responsible for ensuring Aon UK Limited’s compliance with the FCA’s CASS 5 client money rules including the performance of frequent client money drawdowns and related controls; preparing monthly MI packs which provide management with a clear understanding of the firm’s compliance status and assistance with the investigation and remediation of any CASS rule breaches.
Compliance with CASS 5 is a fundamental and imperative requirement for any UK insurance broker and therefore experience in this area is very valuable for any UK insurance broking finance professional. Failure to comply with CASS can have adverse effects on the firm’s reputation and can ultimately lead to regulatory fines or worse, therefore this is a very key role and function.
May also include preparing, completing and/or reviewing timely and accurate balance sheet reconciliations and assisting with project based work designed to improve processes and controls.
This role will be will required to support the Fiduciary Accounting Manager on strategic projects as well as liaising with external and internal auditors to help drive improvements in the Fiduciary function.
This role will be required to work closely with the EMEA Finance Centre in Krakow to collaborate on financial reporting, analysis and finance initiatives that support Aon strategic objectives including the resolution of intercompany out of balances.
Headquartered in London, Aon Plc is a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions. Our 50,000 colleagues in 120 countries empower results for clients by using proprietary data and analytics to deliver insights that reduce volatility and improve performance.
Aon is an equal opportunities employer. Aon's recruitment and selection policy ensures the best possible skill mix of colleagues and the highest quality candidates are appointed using objective job-related criteria.
About the Role
As a Fiduciary Accountant some of your key responsibilities will involve:
As a Fiduciary Accountant your skills and qualifications will ideally include:
University Degree (preferably in numerate discipline)
Qualified Accountant [ACA / ACCA / CIMA]
Experience and knowledge:
Salary and Benefits
This role offers a competitive salary and bonus, plus a comprehensive benefits package and 25 days holiday. Through our flexible benefits, you will also have the opportunity to choose additional benefits, including healthcare, childcare vouchers and additional holiday.
We’re happy to talk flexible working. If you need to flex your working pattern, Aon offers flexible and agile working policies and we’re happy to discuss options with you upon application.