BCT Resourcing

BCT Resourcing London, UK
Oct 20, 2018
Syndicate Finance Manager - Insurance London £60,000+ per annum Company client is looking for a Finance Manager to join their long standing and highly successful Syndicate within the Lloyd's market. This is a chance to become part of a very close-knit and collaborative team, in a business that offers both autonomy and a highly competitive work-life balance to their employees. Key responsibilities will include: * Managing and ensuring integrity and accuracy of the Syndicate general ledger * Overseeing the Syndicate Finance operations teams in the performance both in London and regionally * To design and automate Syndicate Finance reports as appropriate * Lead contact for external Syndicate audit * Lead contact for internal audit, when necessary * Provide support on ad-hoc tasks as required by the Syndicate Financial Controller Essential knowledge and experience: * Qualified - ACA/ACCA/CIMA * Strong grasp of UK Insurance GAAP is essential * Understanding of Lloyd's syndicate accounting, preferred but not a necessity If the role is of interest and you would like to learn more, please contact Chris Cotton on
BCT Resourcing London, UK
Oct 19, 2018
Syndicate Finance Manager - Insurance London £60,000+ Company client is looking for a Syndicate Finance Manager to join their long standing and highly successful Syndicate within the Lloyd's market. This is a chance to become part of a very close-knit and collaborative team, in a business that offers both autonomy and a highly competitive work-life balance to their employees. Key responsibilities will include: * Managing and ensuring integrity and accuracy of the Syndicate general ledger * Overseeing the Syndicate Finance operations teams in the performance both in London and regionally * To design and automate Syndicate Finance reports as appropriate * Lead contact for external Syndicate audit * Lead contact for internal audit, when necessary * Provide support on ad-hoc tasks as required by the Syndicate Financial Controller Essential knowledge and experience: * Qualified - ACA/ACCA/CIMA * Strong grasp of UK Insurance GAAP is essential * Understanding of Lloyd's syndicate accounting, preferred but not a necessity If the role is of interest and you would like to learn more, please contact Chris Cotton on
BCT Resourcing Bletchley, Milton Keynes, UK
Oct 18, 2018
Lead Business Analyst - Financial Services Milton Keynes Up to £62,500 We have an urgent requirement for an experienced Lead / Principal Business Analyst to join a market-leading Financial Services organisation based in Central Milton Keynes. This is an excellent role working for a great business and will see the successful Lead / Principal Business Analyst be responsible for the delivery of all analysis and functional design activities across your assigned programme, in addition to assisting in the definition of future change initiatives. You will also be responsible for enabling effective change through workshop facilitation and management, engaging with and challenging senior business stakeholders and providing SME advice for Business Change across the business. This Lead / Principal Business Analyst role will suit a self-starter who ideally comes from working in a Financial Services / Regulated environment and has previous experience of managing a team of Business Analysts. Lead / Principal Business Analyst Requirements: * Proven experience in strategic business analysis * Proven leadership experience as this role will require you to manage a team of up to 10 Business Analysts * Demonstrable track record of successful change delivery * Strong understanding of how change initiatives are led at programme level * Requirement gathering / documentation * Strong analytical and problem-solving skills - root cause analysis, etc * Facilitation & management of workshops along * Senior stakeholder management skills and experience * Excellent communication and inter-personal skills * Any experience of working in Financial Services, or any other highly regulated environment would be beneficial though not essential. This Lead / Principal Business Analyst is a great opportunity for an established Business Analyst with proven leadership experience, who wants to progress into an established organisation and achieve career progression. The salary on offer for this role is up to £62,500 with a comprehensive benefits package. If you are interested in this Lead / Principal Business Analyst opportunity, then please apply now for immediate consideration. Lead, Principal, Business, Analyst, Manage, Finance, Transformation, Requirement, Experience.
BCT Resourcing London, UK
Oct 17, 2018
Sales Director London £55000 - £90,000 per annum Looking for an experienced and high-energy Sales Director. The primary function of this role is to accelerate the growth of sales. The successful candidate will be energetic, persuasive and well organized and able to demonstrate the ability to sell. Define and execute appropriate sales strategies; business development, marketing, technical, and operations and sales support programs to maximize sales and profitability. Responsibilities: -Understand the competitive landscape and market trends -Understand and effectively communicate the company's value prop, tech, process and current partnerships -Determine annual unit and gross-profit plans by implementing marketing strategies; analyzing trends and results -Establish sales objectives by forecasting and developing annual sales quotas for regions and territories; projecting expected sales volume and profit for existing and new products -Maintain sales volume, product mix and selling price by keeping current with supply and demand, changing trends, economic indicators and competitors -Establish and adjust selling prices by monitoring costs, competition, supply, and demand. The core of this business is passive fire protection, we have methods that ensure we have a highly valuable product that our peers are unable to offer To be considered, please apply today.
BCT Resourcing London, UK
Oct 17, 2018
Director of Services London £60,000 per annum As part of the groups Senior Management Team you will have responsibility for the development of our work at the settlement group including fundraising. Ensuring the Settlements are well represented within networks and with key Stakeholders, provide strategic direction and leadership to the work of The Health, Wellbeing and Cultural inclusion programmers across our group. This is an exciting time of growth and development and you will also have the opportunity to contribute to organisational change and strategic management. The role is challenging and diverse, requiring sound service development, fundraising and people management skills coupled with the vision to work creatively at a strategic level. Person Specification: - A commitment to the work of the Settlement and an ability to contribute to the Mission. - Experience of the successful leadership and management of Community Provision - preferably in one of the cores service areas. - Experience of managing services at a strategic and operational level. - The ability to work effectively as a member of a small SMT and engage with discussions and decisions about subjects outside of their direct remit. - Proven track record of successful fundraising, wining and delivering commissioned services or work supported by trusts or funds. - Ability to think strategically and analyse complex problems. - Ability to be innovative and creative in approach to problem solving. - Ability to inspire and motivate teams and to build strong working relationships across a wide range of groups, both internally and externally. - Ability to relate effectively with others and to encourage and support colleagues to be innovative and creative. - Excellent oral and written communication and analytical skills. - Excellent skills in qualitative and quantitative analysis. - Good competencies in Microsoft Office applications. - Experience of managing change successfully. - A proven track record in the promotion of equal opportunities, Safeguarding and Prevent. - Good sense of humour. - Honesty and integrity Salary £60,399.00 per annum. Plus membership of NEST Pension scheme - 2% employee 6% employer. Normal working hours of 35 per week, although must be flexible to meet the demands of the role. 35 days annual leave plus bank holidays - note: some leave must be taken during the Christmas and Easter shutdowns. Closing date: Monday 5th November 2018 (12 noon) Please click apply today!
BCT Resourcing London, UK
Oct 17, 2018
Head of Risk and Capital London £100,000 - £120,000 per annum Excellent opportunity for a Senior Qualified Actuary to join this leading organisation as their Head of Risk and Capital. We have been mandated to recruit a Head of Risk and Capital for a leading provider of life, pensions and investment products. The role will take direct management of a small team within the Risk function and work closely with the CRO and other senior stakeholders on a wide variety of projects. They are looking for a qualified actuary who has experience of managing teams and also relevant experience of Risk and capital management. Keywords:Risk, Capital Management
BCT Resourcing London, UK
Oct 17, 2018
Brexit Business Analysts - Brexit, Reg, Prince2, PMP City of London, EC3 Up to £50,000 - £65,000 per annum We are currently in the market for Brexit Business Analysts on behalf of an established, London-based consultancy who operate predominantly within Financial Services. These Brexit Business Analyst roles will be suitable for any candidates who have experience of delivering regulatory change incentives in insurance (Carrier or broker) organisations either as a direct employee or as a consultant. Though these roles will be working directly on Brexit programs, the company are welcoming applications from Business Analysts who have worked on GDPR or Solvency 2 / SII programs as well, with a view to moving into something Brexit focused. Brexit Business Analyst Requirements: * Experience of working in regulatory compliance and change management (GDPR, Brexit, Solvency 2, etc) in insurance (Carrier or broker) * Ability to work independently and under pressure * Ability to challenge difficult stakeholders * Experience of facilitating workshops * Strong senior stakeholder management experience * Excellent verbal and written communication and inter-personal skills * Strong requirement documenting skills The Brexit Business Analysts are required urgently for these posts and we will be shortlisting for interview imminently so make sure that you do not miss out - apply now for immediate consideration. The salary on offer for the successful Brexit Business Analysts is between £50,000 and £65,000 depending on experience, with a comprehensive benefits package. Business, Analyst, Change, Workshop, Brexit, Stakeholder, Management, Insurance, Experience.
BCT Resourcing South End, Temple Gate, Bristol BS1 6PL, UK
Oct 15, 2018
Project / Program Manager - Outsourcing Bristol Up to £75,000 We are currently recruiting for an experienced Project / Programme Manager on behalf of an established Consulting / Outsourcing organisation based in Central Bristol. This Project / Programme Manager provides an excellent opportunity for professionals to join a growing, talented team in a collaborative, friendly organisation who are at the forefront of their respective market. The successful Project / Programme Manager will be working in a client-facing capacity across numerous sectors which include Banking, Insurance, Regulation and Government amidst others. Requirements: In order to be suitable for this role, you should have a demonstrable track record and substantial expertise in Programme and Project Management and should have the ability to both define new projects and pick up existing initiatives autonomously. You should also have a number of the following: * Experience of working in a Project / Programme Management in a client-facing capacity * Ability to manage a portfolio / programme of multiple projects at any given time * End-to-end project management experience * Experience of delivering various change initiatives across a business * Experience of working in Financial Services is preferred * Proven leadership skills and experience * Ability to motivate and influence people * Experience of managing change projects with and without a PMO function * Excellent communication, inter-personal and stakeholder management skills * Previous experience of working in consultancy / outsourcing would be beneficial though is not essential. This award-winning organisation are a big advocate or organic growth and offer unlimited career advancement opportunities for those who are looking to progress. The salary on offer for this role is up to £75,000 with a comprehensive benefits package. We will be looking to shortlist for interview ASAP so please apply now for immediate consideration. Project, Programme, Governance, Outsourcing, Consultancy, PRINCE2, Management, Portfolio, Experience.
BCT Resourcing City of Leeds, UK
Oct 15, 2018
Project Manager - Professional Services Leeds Up to £60,000 per annum A large multinational organisation are looking for a Project Manager to join their IT Change function to drive exciting new initiatives. The role reports directly into the Portfolio Director. Experience of both IT change and Business change focused projects within a professional services environment would be ideal. The team has received fantastic buy in from the organisation, with good budgets for the IT & Business projects that are in the pipeline. It is important that the successful project manager has experience of influencing and managing senior stakeholders. Projects will include Cloud migrations, systems implementations and technology focused business change projects. Requirements: * Demonstrable experience working and delivering on multiple IT Change based projects simultaneously with a range of budgets. * Experience of working within a large professional services organisation, ideally with a national or global remit. * Good solid experience working on IT aligned Business Change projects within a professional services environment. * Good demonstrable experience of successful project delivery. * Experience managing and influencing senior stakeholders. * Prince2 or equivalent professional qualification Keywords: Project Manager, Technology, IT, Change, Transformation, Systems, Infrastructure, Process Improvement, Change Management.
BCT Resourcing London, UK
Oct 12, 2018
Insurance Data Analytics Leader London Up to £150,000 plus pension, bonus and extras. Company client is looking for a Insurance Analytics Director for a genuine global tier-one leading advisory organisation. The role pays up to £150,000 plus pension, bonus and extras. The importance of data is recognised as being a critical asset to the insurance sector. Emerging technologies, effective usage, management, manipulation, protection and insight now significantly boost companies in reducing risk, improving resilience, gaining intelligence, control and trust in their data, comply with regulatory requirements and identify fraud / crime We would be interested in hearing from candidates that have operated at Director / Head-of / CxO-level within data analytics in the UK Insurance sector. Typical candidates will be able to demonstrate the below experience within the UK insurance sector:- * Ability to build relationships at CXO level * Ability to develop new ideas into structured, deliverable proposals * Track record of leading project delivery and project teams including ability to meet deadlines, overcome challenges, manage stakeholder expectations and produce project deliverables * Ability to identify and address stakeholder needs, * Strong analytical and problem solving capabilities * Excellent stakeholder management and interpersonal skills * Excellent presentation and report writing skills * Desire to work in an exciting, yet rapidly changing environment Desirable Skills: * Experience in building Artificial Intelligence and Machine learning models e.g. Natural Language Processing (NLP), Natural Language Generation (NLG), Deep Learning (Voice and Image recognition), Geospatial Prediction, Multi-layer Perception and other Neural Networks. * Experience in multiple tools/language/frameworks within the Big Data (Hadoop, Spark, Hive, MongoDB, Neo4j, Hbase, Cassandra) * Understanding of Artificial Intelligence and Cloud Platforms (e.g. Azure / IBM / Google / AWS) * Advanced data analytics, building models in Python, R, SAS programming languages and libraries * Data analytics and visualisation products such as D3, Power BI, Qlikview, Tableau * Strong SQL and data manipulation skills
BCT Resourcing London, UK
Oct 11, 2018
Position: Head of Electrical Instrumentation Location: Field Based, UK Wide Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 per annum Client is one of UK largest Mechanical and Electrical contractors with a product/service portfolio ranging from M& E LV, HV, Instrumentation, Street Lighting, Facilities Management through to Combined Heat and Power solutions. Our Role The main purpose of this role will be to assume full P&L accountability for Contracting's Electrical and Instrumentation (E&I) business across multiple sites in the UK, including setting the strategic direction and plan to align with the overall company strategy in order to develop the business into the leading E&I business in the UK. You will be required to lead and manage the business and its people to maximise profitability and revenue, ensuring that it achieves a high proportion of repeat business from customers, ensuring that our approach is tailored to exceed customers' expectations and that maximum efficiency is achieved throughout all stages of our operations. Your Skills and Experience The desired candidate for this vacancy will be qualified to Degree level (or equivalent) in a construction related discipline plus significant demonstrable experience managing a P&L for a large scale contracting business. You will ideally have a demonstrable understanding of relevant business areas, and in particular be knowledgeable regarding the EI sector in the UK. You should have experience and a comprehensive knowledge of JCT / NEC Form of Contracts to support the management of multi-site projects and possess a high level of commercial acumen and financial management skills. As an individual, you will have an excellent customer focus and an ability to build and maintain internal/external relationships, excellent strategic business planning skills and a disciplined approach. As expected you will be required to possess outstanding leadership and teamwork qualities and an ability to adapt to changing and challenging environments in order to meet deadlines. Additional qualifications including Construction Skills Certificate Scheme (CSCS), APM / PRINCE2 or similar as well as proficiency of MS Word, MS Excel, MSP (Project Software) would be desirable. A full clean UK driving license is essential as travel within the UK will form part of the role KEY SKILLS: You should have experience and a comprehensive knowledge of JCT / NEC Form of Contracts to support the management of multi-site projects and possess a high level of commercial acumen and financial management skills. As an individual, you will have an excellent customer focus and an ability to build and maintain internal/external relationships, excellent strategic business planning skills and a disciplined approach. As expected you will be required to possess outstanding leadership and teamwork qualities and an ability to adapt to changing and challenging environments in order to meet deadlines. If you have further inquiries about this role, please do not hesitate to contact our office at: 02033-71-7671
BCT Resourcing Hull, UK
Oct 07, 2018
Position: Financial Controller Location: Hull Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum Job type: Permanent Client is a changemaker in online retailing. This is a great opportunity for an individual who wants to be part of an inspiring and commercially driven business. What we can offer you: A fantastic opportunity to work for an award-winning company specialising in online retail The role will allow you to grow your commercial acumen as well as financial skills The ability to contribute to an entrepreneurial business and shape its near-term future Desired Experience and Skills: Ideally you will have started your career in practice accountancy before moving in to a role within marketing, ecommerce, professional services, FMCG or the service industry. The candidate should be a qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) with at least 8 years' relevant work experience, ideally 5 of those years post qualified. It is essential that you are a self-starter with a natural ability to build relationships quickly. This is very much a 'hit the ground running' opportunity and whilst support will be given, it will be up to you to develop your own results. In addition, you will have previously: Provided insightful management information to the CFO and Leadership Teams Had the ability to think outside the box whilst looking to add value Prepared monthly management accounts Delivered budgets and forecasts and advised on variances Developed robust growth plans and worked with senior management to fulfil them Put in place practices and processes to drive profitability Reviewed reports and projections of revenue/sales income against actual figures Had strong communication skills both verbally, face-to-face and in writing Requirements: As we are a leading-edge and innovative company, we would expect your application to show that you are a sociable self-starter with ambition and the desire to thrive within a digital environment. ADDITIONAL INFORMATION: Non-Negotiable skills: Provided insightful management information to the CFO and Leadership Teams Had the ability to think outside the box whilst looking to add value Prepared monthly management accounts Delivered budgets and forecasts and advised on variances Developed robust growth plans and worked with senior management to fulfil them Put in place practices and processes to drive profitability Reviewed reports and projections of revenue/sales income against actual figures Had strong communication skills both verbally, face-to-face and in writing KEY SKILLS: Ideally you will have started your career in practice accountancy before moving in to a role within marketing, eCommerce, professional services, FMCG or the service industry. The candidate should be a qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, CIMA) with at least 8 years' relevant work experience, ideally 5 of those years post qualified. If you have further inquiries about this role, please do not hesitate to contact our office at: 02033-71-7671
BCT Resourcing Luton, UK
Oct 07, 2018
Data Warehouse Business Analyst - Insurance Luton Up to £60,000 per annum The company are a leader in their field and have been well renowned in the UK for a number of years. They have been providing insurance to millions of customers and are currently embarking on an exciting period of change. The purpose of this role is to work within the Data Warehouse team to capture, document and manage requirements; impact assess and scope change requests and agree and document definitions and descriptions of all key deliverables. The role will also require the successful candidate to update all applicable models and diagrams and document key processes incl. Data Governance, Data Quality, Data Lineage, Reconciliation etc. MAIN DUTIES: * Understand the Businesses requirements regarding the specific data source through workshops and interviews. * Documenting requirements in the appropriate documents * Liaise with suppliers to understand the source data and availability to do gap analysis * Create and agree the data sharing specification * Create data mapping for each source data * Consult with stakeholders to deliver on specific requirements * Work with the rest of the team to ensure that the Data Warehouse team delivers the information to meet the businesses needs SKILL SET: * To have solid analytical skills gained through working on large Corporate Projects preferably in ta professional services environment * To have a solid understanding of Dimensional Modelling for the Data Warehouse * Experience working on projects using MS SQL Server and the Microsoft BI Toolset * To have any experience with visualisation tool such as PowerBI * Good communication skills * Good experience dealing with stakeholders of all levels * Experience in documenting requirements * Experience in workshop facilitation * Exposure to a projects environment or experience of the project life cycle
BCT Resourcing London, UK
Oct 06, 2018
Title: Sourcing Director (IT) Location: South West or London with home-working considered Salary: Up to £145,000 + Performance Bonus + Benefits Client is a multi-national Financial Services currently looking to appoint a Director-level Sourcing Partner to lead their indirect categories. Responsible for defining the global sourcing strategy, you will be overseeing the IT Sourcing function. Responsibilities include: * Managing customer relationships * Defining the IT global sourcing strategy * Manage and oversee all complex deals within the IT category * Being the key point of contact for strategic suppliers, including being the escalation point * Leading all negotiations * Identify sourcing initiatives Skills required: * Experience within IT or Indirect categories * Financial Services, Insurance or experience within a regulated environment is essential * Experience in a similar role for an international business If this role is of interest, please apply online. Keywords: Sourcing Partner, Head of Sourcing, Sourcing Director, IT Procurement, Procurement Director, Head of Procurement, Head of IT Procurement, Head of Buying
BCT Resourcing Hailsham, UK
Oct 03, 2018
Group Finance Reporting Manager East Sussex £70,000 per annum Company client is searching for a Group Finance Reporting Manager who will be based in East Sussex for a leading insurance business. You will be reporting directly into the Head of Financial Reporting and will oversee a team of 4 accountants. The successful individual will manage the preparation of monthly management reports as well as the statutory financial results for the business. Key responsibilities: Monitoring and managing the statutory accounts of the business Involved in tax and compliance reporting. Strong knowledge of IFRS and UK GAAP reporting. Supporting Group in preparation for external result announcements Requirements: Must be a Qualified accountant (ACA / ACCA /CIMA) Must have reported under IFRS Accounting or Insurance or IFRS or UKGAAP
BCT Resourcing London, UK
Oct 03, 2018
Senior Syndicate Accountant - Insurance London Up to £90,000 I have been instructed to source a Senior Syndicate Accountant on behalf of a highly rated syndicate within the Lloyd's market. My client is looking for someone with strong pedigree and experience to join their close-knit and collaborative team. The successful individual will be responsible for ensuring the accounting processes and reporting requirements are completed for the managed syndicates. Key responsibilities will include: * Producing Lloyd's finance returns, including solvency II * Evaluating changing Lloyd's requirements for returns and building models to facilitate * Production of statutory accounts for PMA managed syndicates * Liaising with auditors, the offshore finance team and other departments * Overseeing monthly balance sheet reconciliations Essential knowledge and experience: * 4 years+ experience within the Lloyd's market * US and UK GAAP reporting experience * Qualified - ACA/ACCA/CIMA * Knowledge of Solvency II * Good team player * Attention to detail
BCT Resourcing London, UK
Oct 02, 2018
Senior Syndicate Accountant London Up to £75,000 + package Client is a leading Lloyd's insurer, is looking to hire a Senior Syndicate Accountant into their established finance team. Reporting directly into the Syndicate Financial Controller, and supervising two junior members of the team, core responsibilities will include: * Full production of the Lloyd's returns, including QMA, QMB, SII, Canadian etc. * Implement changes to the financial reporting process to reflect changes in the Syndicate's reporting requirements * Preparation for the forecast information required for quarterly/annual returns and business planning * Assist the Syndicate Financial Controller with the production of Board reports * Production of annual underwriting and statutory accounts * Assist the Syndicate Financial Controller with ad hoc projects Experience Required: * Qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA or equivalent) * Knowledge of Lloyd's systems and reporting requirements essential * Experience of completing and producing all Lloyd's returns * Ability to maintain internal relationships with senior stakeholders and teams outside of Finance
BCT Resourcing London, UK
Oct 02, 2018
Director of Cyber Security - Banking London £140,000 - £160,000 per annum A global client currently looking for a Director of Cyber Security. The role is to be based in London and pays between £140,000 - £160,000 basic salary plus a car allowance, pension scheme, annual bonus plus core and flexible benefit options. The successful candidate must carry three outstanding areas of skills: * The candidate will already carry a proven and enviable track record of devising, delivering and overseeing innovative cyber advisory programmes to senior stakeholders. * The candidate will have a deep passion and track record in the recruitment, mentorship, training, development and leadership of information and cyber security teams. The successful candidate will typically take on the below accountabilities: * Contributing to the overall Cyber strategy by identifying where there are opportunities for growth and development. * Taking responsibility for the overall delivery for engagements. * Building and managing excellent networks and client relationships. * Coaching and developing team members both as part of our overall Performance Management process or on specific engagements. * Contributing to practice management e.g. training, knowledge management. Experience and Skills: * Deep experience of the wider UK Banking sector, including today's challenges, trends and ambitions. * Strong cyber advisory experience needed from a professional services / consulting perspective * Proven experience of successfully leading, managing and delivering cyber and technology advisory services * Excellent written and verbal communication skills; ability to explain technical issues to a non-technical audience, extensive relevant sales experience, negotiation and project management skills * Sound understanding of risk management in professional services environment