Assistant Financial Controller

Job Details

Gibraltar, Gibraltar Salary: Negotiable
Sector: Accounting & Finance Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP Contact: Angelique Pearson

Assistant Financial Controller | Newly or soon to be qualified | Competitive salary | Gibraltar

SRGEurope are seeking to recruit a recently qualified or newly qualified or soon to be qualified Assistant Financial Controller to join a professional Insurance company in Gibraltar. Our client has clients all over the world but also a strong market presence in Gibraltar. The Assistant Financial Controller will work closely with Financial Controller and deliver the highest quality service for the business and shareholders.

Assistant Financial Controller Responsibilities:

  • Provide support and assistance in coaching and managing the Finance Team members in Gibraltar.
  • Work closely with the Finance teams based in other EU and international locations
  • Assist in preparation and posting of journals for month end and production of the monthly Management Accounts.
  • Assist in preparation of management accounts at month end for Financial Controller to be circulated to Senior Management team and Directors.
  • Assist with the supervision of monthly Credit Control and circulation of reports to Management.
  • Assist with the year-end audits.
  • Support Financial Controller in drafting and production of the IFRS Statutory Accounts.
  • Assist Financial Controller in preparation of regulatory and tax returns.
  • Provide assistance in compliance with Solvency II reporting including all the supporting schedules.
  • Manage the other members of the Finance team in the absence of the Financial Controller.
  • Perform other duties as may be reasonably required by Senior Management locally or by Group.

Assistant Financial Controller Requirements:

  • Newly or about to be qualified accountant (ACA/ACCA/CIMA)
  • Minimum 3 years' experience ideally in insurance services but not essential as training will be provided
  • Computer literate with advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel
  • Experience in use of Great Plains - MS Dynamics is desirable.
  • Honest and trustworthy.
  • Methodical with attention to detail and concern for accuracy.
  • Ability to work under minimum supervision.
  • Able to plan and prioritise the work.
  • Good team player.
  • Confident in dealing with customers both external and internal.

The Company

Our client is one of Gibraltar's leading Insurance Companies; they have a strong market share and play a dominant role in the local arena. They offer Insurance solutions on an international basis which offers ample opportunities to progress your career.

Why Gibraltar?

Gibraltar is a British Overseas Territory on the edge of the Iberian Peninsula neighbouring Southern Spain. It boasts 300 days of sunshine per year, a relaxed out of work lifestyle and is easily accessible to the rest of Europe from Gibraltar and Malaga airports. The primary currency in Gibraltar is pounds/sterling and there are excellent English speaking schools if you are relocating with your family. We can even help you with your relocation process read more here:

To Apply

If you would like to proceed to the next stage press apply now, if you just want to know more e-mail us at or to call us for Gibraltar +350 200 69999, for UK 0207 183 6462 we look forward to hearing from you.