Assistant Financial Accountant
Aon are currently recruiting an Assistant Financial Accountant to join our team in London. The Assistant Financial Accountant will be primarily responsible for focusing on 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 and preparing monthly MI packs which provide management with a clear understanding of the firm’s compliance status.
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.
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 as well as the Treasury function on bank and MMF matters.
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 an Assistant Financial Accountant some of your key responsibilities will involve:
As an Assistant Financial Accountant your skills and qualifications will ideally include:
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.