- Entry level
- No Education
- Salary to negotiate
Location: Paymentshield, Southport
Salary: £20,000 - £25,000
Closing Date: Friday 07 June 2019
Paymentshield is the leading provider of insurance products to mortgage advisers. Founded in 1992 and based beside the sea in sunny Southport, we have developed five flexible products: Home Insurance, Landlord’s Insurance, IncomeShield, MortgageProtector, Home Buyer’s Protection, all designed around the needs of the customer. We’re proud of the quality and breadth of insurers that our home insurance panel offers, meaning more choice for the customer.
In 2006 we became part of the Towergate Group, the UK’s largest independently owned insurance intermediary, generating £3 billion of pro forma gross written premiums across its companies and employing circa 4,400 people (including 280 strong Paymentshield team) across 100 UK offices.
Towergate is an important distribution channel for a significant range of insurance products and a key strategic partner for the UK’s largest insurers. Towergate’s scale, customer insight and distribution relationships make it a unique business and a leader in the markets in which it operates. Its combination of distribution and underwriting gives it unparalleled consumer data and market insight.
If you’d like to join us, we’d love to hear from you.
Paymentshield Finance vacancy - permanent
Finance Operations Assistant
Ensure that financial records are complete, payments are processed correctly and reconciliations are produced accurately.
Assist in the production of accurate and timely financial reporting including:
Monthly trial balances using Microsoft Dynamics 365 and Sage systems
Monthly balance sheet reconciliations
Daily bank reconciliations
Periodic financial reporting
Production of monthly remittance advices to third parties including insurers
Ensuring timely and accurate reconciliation of bank accounts
Processing payments using online banking systems
Point of contact for queries raised by Insurers and Group Treasury
Ad-hoc duties as required
Good numerical and analytical skills
Experience of working in a Finance function
Good system skills including Microsoft Excel
Able to meet deadlines
AAT or similar Finance qualification
Experience of working in a Financial Services environment
Ability to work in a changing environment
Experience of Dynamics 365 and/or Sage 500 reporting systems