• Financial Accountant. Part Qualified or Qualified.

    Requisition ID 2449969
    Job Family GB-London
  • Posting Description

    Financial Accountant, Part Qualified or Qualified. CIMA, ACCA or ACA.

     

    We’re hiring!

     

    Aon are currently recruiting a Financial Accountant to join our team in London. The Accountant will be primarily responsible for:

     

    About Aon

     

    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 Accountant some of your key responsibilities will involve:

     

    Assisting and supporting the Broking Entities Controller.

    Reviewing balance sheet accounts and working capital forecasts prepared by the Aon Finance Centre in Krakow.

    Obtaining a detailed understanding of the business P&L, budget and forecast and ensuring appropriate reporting to the Aon UK Limited Board and Audit Committee.

    Assisting the Controller with the preparation of the Aon UK Limited statutory financial statements under IFRS and preparing analysis that will assist in the audit.

    Assisting the Controller with the preparation of the quarterly RMAR submission to the FCA.

    Preparation of five year forecast as part of a deferred tax asset analysis.

    Oversight of derivatives reporting in the UK, preparing meaningful management information on both P&L and BS movements.

    Support the Broking Entities Controller in delivering effective Financial Reporting and Controls.

    Work effectively with FP&A as a business partner to address their requirements and vice versa.

    Work effectively with internal and external auditors and meet their requirements.

    Keep up to date with IFRS and US GAAP reporting standards.

    Work with FP&A in understanding and reporting budget and forecast – and help deliver detailed management information for presentation to the Board and Audit Committee.

    Responsible for working in accordance with the Aon UK Limited Risk Management Framework, and compliance with the Aon UK Limited policies, including participation in the management of risks (including completion of mandatory training) that may adversely affect the business, interests or reputation of any Group Company.

     

    About you

     

    As a Financial Accountant your skills and qualifications will ideally include:

     

    CIMA, ACA or ACCA qualified or part qualified.

    Proven experience in financial control activities

    Current knowledge of IFRS and US GAAP accounting

    Good attention to detail

    Prepared to seek resolution to queries and issues and is comfortable working across disciplines and to tight deadlines

     

    Our Colleague Experience

     

    Every day, our colleagues make a difference, work with the best, own their potential, and value one another. Together, we share this one purpose: to empower economic and human possibility around the world. This unifying goal is at the heart of our identity, and it lives in everything we do.  To learn more about our colleague experience, visit Aon Colleague Experience.

     

    We offer you

     

    A competitive total rewards package, continuing education & training, and tremendous potential with a growing worldwide organization. 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.

     

    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.

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