Life Insurance - Financial Reporting Assistant Manager / Manage

Job Title: Life Insurance - Financial Reporting Assistant Manager / Manage
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 532501_1496999875
Contact Name: Sze Sze Yeung
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 09, 2017 10:17

Job Description

Our company is a European based international insurance company with strong business focus on the Greater China region. They have a strategic plan on growing the business in these few years and it is an exciting time to join their business.

Core Responsibilities

  • Financial reporting and analysis e.g. month end closing, internal management accounts, Group reporting to ensure the reporting cycle in a smooth and timely manner, as well as management reporting for senior management to enable the financial performance of the business to be tracked and decisions to be made.
  • Regulatory reporting e.g. OCI quarterly long term business returns, supplementary information mainly on investments to HK regulatory authority (OCI) so as to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements.
  • Cash flow projection e.g. daily cash ins and outs to ensure daily monitoring cash position.
  • Prepare / review bank/ fund reconciliations e.g. general ledger vs bank statement balance reconciliation, fund price reconciliation, in order to provide detailed review with control in place.
  • Annual tax filing e.g. review annual profits tax computation provided by auditors and reply letter to Inland Revenue Department to meet the regulatory requirements on tax.
  • Prepare monthly actual expense reporting across the company with detailed commentary so as to provide the Chief Executive and HK Leadership team with the information upon which to take decisions.
  • Assist in year-end audit work e.g. audited financial statements and ensure appropriate internal controls are in place to ensure that our risks are appropriately managed.
  • Participate in ad hoc projects and inquiries.

Qualifications / Experience / Requirements

  • Qualified accountant
  • Minimum 3 years working experiences, preferably with supervisory experience in financial reporting after being qualified
  • Insurance and investment accounting knowledge is a must
  • Strong regulatory reporting and IFRS understanding is highly preferred
  • Knowledge on investment-linked insurance products is preferred but not a must
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
  • Good communication skills in both written and spoken English and Chinese
  • Able to work independently
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Knowledge of SUN account and LifeAsia is an advantage

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