Assistant Vice President, Finance & Accounting

  • Competitive package
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong HK
  • CDI, Plein-temps
  • Peak Reinsurance Company Limited
  • 04 juin 18 2018-06-04

Peak Reinsurance Company Limited (Peak Re)

Peak Re is headquartered in Hong Kong with shareholder equity of USD911.6 million as of 31 December 2017. It is authorised by the Insurance Authority of Hong Kong and is rated “A-” by A.M. Best, a leading international insurance industry credit rating agency. Fosun International Limited (00656.HK) (“Fosun”) and Prudential Financial, Inc. (“PFI”) hold 86.9% and 13.1% of Peak Re via Peak Re Holdings, respectively. Peak Re offers reinsurance services covering a range of lines across Asia Pacific, EMEA and the Americas, tailor-making risk transfer and capital management solutions to best fit clients’ needs.
For more information please visit our website: www.peak-re.com

 

Job Responsibilities

  • Responsible for Investment accounting, from journal entry to investment valuation
  • Handling the settlement of investment transactions
  • Familiar with investment accounting standards, particularly IFRS 9
  • Ensure accuracy, correctness and completeness of the accounting and reporting of investment transactions for the company, taking into account valuation, foreign exchange, and amortisation in a timely manner
  • To follow the agreed working procedures / processes, and improve if necessary
  • To communicate professionally with internal clients and other stakeholders
  • Compilation of regular and ad-hoc internal and external reports (including regulatory reports), in HKFRS basis
  • Constantly give feedback and seek areas for improvement in the reporting process, data quality and systems and tool enhancements
  • Proactively identify risks, maintain effective controls and address control issues on timely basis
  • Support interim/year end audit and internal audit by providing required details
  • Active in knowledge transfer and participate in ad hoc projects

Job Based Competencies

  • Over 5 years of relevant experience (VP if over 8 years of relevant experience)
  • Professionally qualified, e.g. ACCA
  • Strong knowledge and experience in business finance, financial accounting, investment accounting and reporting, good understanding of HK Insurance Authority regulatory requirement. Knowing Asian insurance regulatory environment is preferable
  • Able to identify issues and initiate effective communication with line manager and internal stakeholders
  • Good written English, Chinese and interpersonal skills. Able to express thoughts and communicate in a clear manner in a multinational environment
  • Good understanding in insurance and reinsurance
  • Good computer and excel skills and SAP knowledge
  • High ability in using Bloomberg terminal computer system
  • Detail-oriented

 

Interested candidates please submit your application with a full resume stating current and expected salaries and date of availability to recruit@peak-re.com.

Disclaimer
Peak Reinsurance is an equal opportunities employer. Applicants not invited for an interview within 2 months from the closing date may assume their applications unsuccessful. Applications may be considered for other suitable positions within Peak Re. All applications will be handled in strict confidence and the information collected will only be used for recruitment and appointment related purposes. All information on non-shortlisted applicants will be destroyed after 12 months.