Investment Reporting Manager - Life Insurance

Job Title: Investment Reporting Manager - Life Insurance
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 532944
Contact Name: Sze Sze Yeung
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 22, 2018 09:41

Job Description

This is an interesting role to join a high calibre team in investment reporting/accounting. Once you get familiarized in the role and show your ability to lead the team as well as to coordinate with other stakeholders, you may start assisting on a large scale project coming up that would give you good exposure and learning opportunity. This role also reports to Head of Finance who is a well-regarded leader within the company. She is technically strong and dedicated in developing talents within the team. Definitely someone good to work with.

Key responsibilities

  • Perform monthly investment accounting reconciliations, investigation and ensure sufficient controls are in place to produce accurate investment asset information.
  • Perform monthly and quarterly analytical review of the investment performance including comparisons and commentary to market movements.
  • Participate in continuous improvement of the investment accounting model
  • Own and maintain the relevant financial control and risk framework processes and documentation for the investment balances, ensure that all models are working correctly.
  • Liaise with other finance teams to ensure issues are properly communicated
  • Assist with the relevant developments of ongoing projects and existing processes.


  • ACA/ACCA/CIMA qualified or other relevant qualifications
  • Professional qualification such as Securities Institute or Financial Analyst or equivalent is necessary.


  • Highly numerate and analytical - able to interpret and understand results
  • Clear thinker - able to understand and unravel complex issues
  • Able to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • Able to balance competing priorities and to prioritize work
  • Able to communicate clearly at all levels (both orally and in writing)
  • Good technical skills
  • Good system skills and ability to deal with large amount of data
  • Able to operate in an open and honest manner
  • Self-starter - willing to listen and change with a positive outlook and adhere to company values


  • At least 5-7 years of experience in similar capacity
  • Experience of accounting for investments, preferably within a life assurance accounting environment
  • Technical knowledge of Life Assurance accounting (IFRS)
  • Good practical experience of preparing financial analysis
  • Good liaison and organization experience, both internal and external
  • Good experience of monitoring and improving controls and processes

If you are interested in exploring this role further, please send your resume to Sze Sze Yeung at or call directly on +852 3695 5140 for a confidential discussion

Argyll Scott Asia is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.