BCT Resourcing

BCT Resourcing 133 Oldham St, Manchester M4 1LN, UK
Dec 12, 2018
Financial Controller Manchester City Centre Salary: Up to £60,000 + Benefits Client is a high growth Professional Services based in Manchester city centre who are looking to appoint a Financial Controller to join an internationally recognised business. You will be working closely with senior management on the long-term strategic planning and control, including the generation of business cases and funding. Responsibilities: * Providing long-term financial planning support, partnering closely with the Board * Proactively managing costs and forecasting processes across all international cost centres * Support in the generation of business cases and commercial analysis in relation to M&A activity as well as future growth * Provide assurance across the group in relation to financial controls and processes * Facilitate the decision-making across, responding to internal and external challenges ensuring strategic alignment Requirements: * Qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA) * Previous experience within an international business environment * Strong budgeting, forecasting and financial controls experience is essential Keywords: financial controller, financial controls, ACA, statutory reporting, international business, M&A, external reporting, management accounts, tax, audit, finance manager
BCT Resourcing London, UK
Dec 12, 2018
IFRS 17 Director London Up to £120,000 per annum Company client is recruiting a Director for a leading Consultancy business based in Central London. In this role, you will play a vital part in IFRS 17 implementations for multiple clients vital to the success of the firm. This role has been created to lead on the firms IFRS 17 offering to the insurance market. You will; * Provide IFRS 17 Solutions to top tier clients * Be the key contact for both the firm and key clients * Liaise with exec level stakeholders providing advanced solutions to their needs. * Be the subject matter expert on all elements of IFRS * Advise on major business initiatives * Win work from clients The successful candidate will have; * An Accounting qualification, ACA, ACCA, CIMA * Strong understanding of IFRS standards, ideally IFRS 17 * Exposure to Insurance. * Consulting experience or project finance work. * Ability to pitch to clients. This is a fantastic opportunity to join a leading consultancy business in a growing team that will provide a business-critical service to top tier clients. This team is a board-level priority for the firm and will give you the platform to fast track your career within the firm. IFRS, IFRS 17, Insurance, Financial Services, Consultancy, ACA, CIMA, ACCA, International Financial Reporting Standards, International, Reporting Standards, Director
BCT Resourcing 1 Old Shoreham Rd, Hove BN3 7BD, UK
Dec 12, 2018
Programme Manager - IFRS17, Change Hove Up to £95,000 + Benefits. We are currently in the market for a seasoned Programme Manager to undertake an exciting an interesting opportunity with a market-leading Insurance business based in Hove, East Sussex. This is a great opportunity for an experienced Programme Manager to join a customer-centric organisation who are excellent at nurturing talent through unrivalled support, training and advancement opportunities. This Programme Manager role will be heavily connected to the multi-year IFRS17 Programme and will encompass a range of activity which includes the development of data extraction routines through to the development of financial reporting processes. The successful Programme Manager will come from a background of delivering programmes with a financial services environment, with the preference in background being from the insurance industry. Programme Manager Requirements: * Demonstrable track record of successfully delivering large, complex transformation projects across a financial services business * Ability to influence and challenge senior stakeholders * Excellent problem-solving skills with the ability to organise and work to tight deadlines. * Strong analytical skills * Ability to prioritise and manage a high-volume of projects and tasks * Ability to deliver complex programmes both on-time and in-budget. * Gravitas along with senior leadership presence and the ability to lead functions and comfortably interact with stakeholders at all levels * Prince2 / PROSCI / Agile / Scrum would be advantageous though not essential * An understanding of the Life and Pensions Insurance industry as well as Asset & Liability management would also be preferred though is not essential This is an excellent opportunity for a self-starting Programme Manager who is interested in career development, and is looking to join an award-winning, multi-national organisation. The salary on offer for this role is up to £95,000 with a comprehensive benefits package. If you are interested in this post then please apply now for immediate consideration. Programme, Manager, IFRS17, Change, Transformation, Finance, Insurance, IFRS, Experience.
BCT Resourcing London, UK
Dec 11, 2018
Business Analyst - IFRS London 6 months £500-£600/day Business Analyst is required for a leading Insurer based in London to work on their IFRS 17 project. The purpose of this particular role is to support all the business functions in particular Process, Data & Systems change & Accounting & Reporting initiatives in order to identify, document and analyse business requirements. Key responsibilities: * Understand business objectives and existing processes * Being able to implement a common approach when it comes to Documentation of Business Requirements. * Will be undertaking full end-end process documentation across a number of workstreams. * Take a lead in project work streams where appropriate, liaising with both internal and external stakeholders on key business processes. * Advise and contribute to development ideas and opportunities for improvement. * "As Is" and "To Be" documentation * Analyse, document and clearly communicate business requirements * Contribute to project proposal, definition and planning * Analysis of Data Flows & Systems together with the creation of Business processes workflows. * Take a lead in project work streams where appropriate, liaising with both internal and external stakeholders * Build and maintain strong relationships with business teams and external support providers * Ensure solutions are fully tested and approved prior to implementation * Support and help maintain the Business Process Framework and support the documentation of the operating model * Support the design and use of change standards, methodologies and templates Experience required: * Core business analysis skills, requirements gathering, workshops etc * Excellent MS Office suite skills, including Visio * Experience of working on key Financial and/or Actuarial Systems * Experience of a similar financial reporting role or project in Financial Services e.g. IFRS, Solvency II. * Demonstrable problem solving and critical thinking skills * Excellent communication skills with friendly and approachable manner This is initially a 6 month contract and paying up to £600/day. Please apply with your latest CV to register your interest and I will call you to discuss further.
BCT Resourcing London, UK
Dec 11, 2018
Syndicate Finance Manager - Insurance London £60,000+ per annum 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
BCT Resourcing London, UK
Dec 08, 2018
Position: Head of Business Intelligence Location: London Salary: £100,000 - £125,000 per annum Job type: Permanent The Role We have an exciting new role within our vibrant Notting Hill office for a Head of Business Intelligence. You will be leading the team that runs the data and insights analysis for our most strategic business decisions and that provides the business with reporting tools and insights to continuously improve the performance across all areas of the business. We collect an enormous amount of data every day on payment transactions and on our interactions with existing and prospective customers. The majority of that data is already available in a single data warehouse. What you will do... TEAM LEADERSHIP Lead, coach and develop a strong team of both analytical and technical analysts Enhance the problem solving and communication skill set of the team Expand the capabilities and skills of the team through recruiting or training (e.g. predictive modelling, advanced regression analysis) DATA INFRASTRUCTURE BUILDING Evaluate our current data infrastructure and advise on development to move it to world-class Work with technical analysts and IT team to implement changes to the data infrastructure. Complete the construction of a best in class Data Warehouse that consolidates data from a wide range of sources across the business units REPORTING MANAGEMENT AND TOOLS Implement a reporting framework to ensure reporting is delivered timely and effectively Provide KPI data and prepare management information packs as required to enable strategic, commercial and operational business decision making Ensure an appropriate level of control and documentation around the reporting framework suitable for an FCA regulated environment ADDITIONAL INFORMATION Non-Negotiables skills: Needs to have proven and demonstrable success. Needs to have a high level of customer insight. Must be very commercially astute (60% commercial, 40% Technical 5 years minimum experience Strong leadership, influence, and coaching skills KEY SKILLS: Passion for impact and a winning mindset Strong leadership, influence, and coaching skills Proven experience of working in a fast-paced and change-oriented business Strong analytical, problem-solving and communication skills Advanced SQL, Excel, VBA Macro Level skills, PowerBI experience will be useful Understanding of cloud analytics and machine learning would be beneficial Deep understanding of Data infrastructure strategies and ability to work with Database Administrators and IT teams to deliver technical developments Excellent senior stakeholder management skills.
BCT Resourcing Bletchley, Milton Keynes, UK
Dec 08, 2018
Lead Business Analyst - Financial Services Milton Keynes Up to £62,500 per annum 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.