Head of Accounting

Posted 11 July 2023
Salary €100000 - €110000 per annum + health,pension,hybrid
Job type Permanent
Discipline Finance, Accounting & Audit
Contact NamePeter Doyle

Job description

Broadgate are partnering with a global insurance company to recruit for a Head of Accounting to join their team.

With 4 direct reports, your responsibility will be to assure the quality and relevance of internal and external financial reporting by implementing and maintaining appropriate financial controls and processes. You will also prepare IFRS and Solvency II reporting to Group and Regulators to time and quality standards, and in line with governance requirements.

Key Tasks & Responsibilities

  • Oversee the entire month end and quarter end close process to ensure compliance with Group accounting standards.
  • Production of annual statutory and internal financial reports.
  • Preparation of quarterly and annual regulatory report to the Central Bank of Ireland.
  • Management of the production of budgets for the Company and support in the production of forecasts.
  • Liaise with Group centres to ensure all Group reporting requirements are met.


  • 5+ years post-qualified experience in finance management in the life assurance industry.
  • Self-manage multiple priorities, routine work and urgent issues.
  • SAP Accounting system.

What's in it for you?

  • Strong salary
  • Health cover
  • Additional benefits