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<span>Account Manager</span>

Account Manager

Accounting/Auditing Hamilton, Bermuda Full-time
Company Description

Fund services | Corporate | Capital markets | Private client | Regulatory & Compliance

We help clients succeed by unlocking new value through expertise, trust and scale. We deliver solutions that solve complex challenges faced by asset managers, financial institutions, corporates, high net-worth individuals and family offices.

We’re a trusted partner to over 8,000 clients globally. We are proud to have long-lasting partnerships with our clients. With more than 1,500 colleagues, we operate across 20+ countries, our scale enables us to support our clients globally and locally, providing a seamless client experience across borders and service lines.

Job Description

Purpose of the job

Working with a strong focus on insurance-related clients, as a member of a team of Account Managers, provide efficient professional accounting and administrative services to meet the management, accounting and back-office requirements of all clients (both internal and external) of Ocorian Management and any such other activities as may be reasonably required by the role.

Main Responsibilities

  • Manage the affairs of a varied portfolio of clients, primarily Bermuda registered insurance companies, by applying technical knowledge to practical situations, specifically in banking, regulatory compliance, and other ad hoc requests and reports.
  • Maintain (or supervise the maintenance of) clients’ accounting records, and prepare financial reports in accordance with industry requirements and in accordance with US GAAP or IFRS accounting standards.
  • Liaise directly with clients, bankers, brokers, auditors, regulators and other service providers.
  • Assist in the development of new areas of business and marketing.
  • Assist in coordinating and providing listing services to clients and liaise with the Bermuda Stock Exchange and/ or any other stock exchange as needed.
  • Preparation of Statutory Financial Returns in accordance with the Bermuda Insurance Act 1978.
  • Review and monitor procedures to ensure compliance with best practice
Qualifications Required

Knowledge, Skills & Experience

  • Qualified Accountant i.e., CPA, ACCA, ACA or equivalent qualification.
  • At least 3 years’ post qualification experience, at least 1 year of which should be insurance related.
  • A detailed knowledge of the preparation of GAAP and IFRS compliant financial statements
  • The ability to apply internal controls and compliance procedures in a variety of client service situations.
  • Proficient in the use of the Microsoft Office suite of applications, specifically MS Word, MS Excel and Outlook.
  • Proficiency in the use of a variety of accounting software packages, e.g. SAP, QuickBooks would be beneficial.
  • Highly organised team player who is a self-starter, enthusiastic, flexible, well presented and dedicated.
  • Excellent verbal and written communications.
  • Proven interpersonal and client care skills including the ability to communicate professionally with bankers, auditors, attorneys and colleagues and to exercise discretion and confidentiality in all matters.
Additional Information

Our Values

All staff are expected to embody our core values that underpin everything that we do and that reflect the skills and behaviours we all need to be successful.  These are:

  • We are CLIENT CENTRIC – Clients are at the centre of our world, and we’re committed to providing expertise and specialist solutions to meet their most complex challenges.
  • We are AMBITIOUS – We aim high. We think and act globally, seizing every opportunity to delight our clients and support our colleagues - wherever in the world they may be.
  • We are AGILE – We act on our initiative to get things done for our clients. Our independence gives us the flexibility and freedom to keep things simple, efficient and effective.
  • We are COLLABORATIVE – With a curious mindset, we ask the right questions to get to the right solution, for our clients faster. We collaborate to win together and share our successes.
  • We are ETHICAL – We behave with integrity at all times and assume positive intent, building trust through responsible actions and honest relationships.