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Posted 17 days ago

A leading independent offshore bank and trust company is currently seeking a qualified Accountant to join their Guernsey office on a permanent basis.

As Finance Manager you will prepare and oversee the production of financial plans and financial and management reporting, regulatory reporting and planning requirements for the group. You will also provide ongoing finance support to the various business units.

This is a great opportunity to work within a leading independent offshore bank and trust company, whose entrepreneurial spirit and unrelenting focus on clients’ needs, is at the heart of everything they do. This role can be based in Jersey and Guernsey.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Producing, delivering and overseeing the production of management accounts, group reporting packs and regulatory reports 

  • Reviewing and editing draft commentaries for monthly management accounts received from department heads

  • Preparing statutory financial statements and tax returns for submission 

  • Assisting with the development of a robust internal controls framework, to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements 

  • Preparing financial plans/budgets for the group 

Experience and skills required:

  • ​ACCA or CIMA qualified (or equivalent)

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience post qualification experience within a finance services organisation 

  • Good technical knowledge and experience of reporting under UK GAAP, US GAAP and IFRS accounting methodologies 

  • Previous experience working with a computer-based accounting and banking system 

  • Detailed knowledge of the JFSC/GFSC regulatory reporting requirements and Basel III

If you’d like to find out more information about this opportunity, please call us on 01534 626777 or email jobs@rowlands.co.uk

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at all times.