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Financial Accountant

Financial Accountant – Risk & Compliance

Job Type: Full Time, Permanent

Location: Birmingham

Working Hours: Monday – Friday, 9am – 5pm

Salary: £Competitive DOE


  • 25 days holiday inc Bank Holidays
  • Additional day off for your Birthday
  • Company pension
  • Dental plan
  • Employee assistance programme plus other excellent benefits you’d expect from a leading global organisation


Crawford is the largest publicly listed independent provider of claims management and outsourcing solutions globally with nearly 9,000 employees in over 70 countries around the world.

Providing industry-leading services spanning across loss adjusting, surveying, subsidence, environmental, cyber risk, legal and more


The Role – Financial Accountant:

The requirement of this position is to support the Finance Team by ensuring it is compliant with corporate and regulatory requirements.

To prepare and provide accurate monthly/ad hoc Financial Management information and support on key projects.


What You Will Be Doing – Financial Accountant:

As a Financial Accountant, you’ll be a key team member of our Finance Team in Birmingham.

  • Preparation of year end audit requirements
  • Supporting the Finance team at month end, undertaking key tasks including deferred fee income schedules
  • Delivering compliance with statutory and legislative requirements and internal group policies
  • Identify and implement standardisation, simplification and automation, creating excellence in operational delivery, across process and through technology
  • Ensure appropriate governance and policy enforcement, to implement improved working methods through process and technology opportunities
  • Suggest improvements in controls and policies.

    Ensuring controls are complete and accurate
  • Safeguard and record accurately the assets of the company
  • Develop effective relationships with stakeholders
  • Assist with overall growth plans



About You – Financial Accountant:

We would like you to have/be:

  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • ACA / ACCA / CIMA Qualified desirable but relevant experience more essential
  • Background of internal or external audit
  • Advanced Excel skills (vlookups, pivots, SUMIF's, macros)
  • Excellent analytical and decision-making ability in order to analyse information/problems and make good and timely decisions
  • Strong organisational and effective time management skills
  • Willingness to contribute as part of a team and help drive process change where appropriate
  • Ability to work remotely
  • Knowledge and understanding of regulatory requirements relevant to finance / accounting
  • Knowledge and understanding of SOX procedures
  • Knowledge of resource planning in a dynamic environment.


Due to the nature of our work, this role is subject to a satisfactory DBS check

Crawford & Company actively supports Equal Opportunities and embraces Diversity and Inclusion. So, what are you waiting for? Apply today, we’re looking forward to your application.

  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Full Time, Permanent
  • Rate: ┬úCompetitive DOE + Benefits
  • Location: Birmingham
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Accountancy
  • Recruiter: i4 Recruitment
  • Tel: 01603 415 100
  • Email: to view click here
  • Reference: CRW - 6644
  • Posted: 2022-07-06 13:11:20 -

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