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Fixed Term to March 2012
INSURANCE/FINANCIAL SERVICES - RDR PROJECT
£50000-£60000 + BENEFITS + GENEROUS BONUS SCHEME
POTENTIAL FOR FUTURE PERMANENT ROLE
BIRMINGHAM CITY CENTRE
We're seeking a talented individual for our client working in a project team to coordinate all aspects of the RDR solution for including liaison with the third party company which administers this business.
No doubt you will be able to show your experience in previous roles working as a Project Accountant - ideally within insurance or financial services and you will be responsible for the investigation, specification, testing and documenting procedures in relation to this specific part of the business, liaising with the third party company who administer this business and coordination of the non finance aspects of this business.
It's a varied and interesting role and you will assist in the management of a team involved in the development and delivery of changes as a result of Retail Distribution Review (RDR) and the changes to internal income accounting systems and the development of a new Financial Reporting System that impact sales and income reporting for both management and financial accounting, fee collection, sales force remuneration, and associated MI.
From the investigation, planning, review of internal specifications, testing, including script writing and UAT in relation to the Unit Trust business administered by a third party to planning and monitoring activity in relation to aspects of the finance Workstream, (using Microsoft project software) - this role is varied.
We're looking for someone with the technical, professional and personal skills, attributes and talents to 'hit the ground running. This is a fixed term contract - our client is growing and there is strong potential for more permanent roles.
We're not only looking for your professional expertise ... we want someone who will really add value to the team ... through your ability to work on own initiative and your excellent attention to detail skills.
We're seeking someone who has an organised and flexible approach as well as having the ability to challenge technical development and support staff.
You'll also be able to effectively use Microsoft Office packages (Project, Word and Excel) and adopt and encourage a positive attitude to change working in a team based environment.
If you're a qualified Accountant at professional level (ACA, CIMA, ACCA or equivalent) with experience of managing financial system projects and have the high level interpersonal, communication and motivational skills; at all levels on a 360 degree basis - we want to hear from you!
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