Junior Financial Controller

  • Competitive
  • Prague, Praha, Czech Republic
  • Permanent, Full time
  • NN Investment Partners
  • 11 Aug 17

For our office in Prague we are looking for an ambitious professional to reinforce the Finance team responsible for our Insurance Assets. Are you ready for a challenge in Accounting and Reporting and able to deal with tight deadlines and peak loads? Would you like to work in a dynamic environment that requires you to react quickly to economic, financial and political developments around the world? If you recognize yourself in this profile, then we have just the right position for you!

Your main responsibilities

  • Manage the (internal) general ledgers of the Insurance Clients and responsible for reporting according to both the ‘group accounting framework’ and the ‘local accounting framework’ (both IFRS);
  • Monthly reports including analyses;
  • Give clear interpretation of rules and requirements to owner of source system concerning the information requirements and be responsible for updating procedures (SOX, IFRS);
  • Participate in projects within the Insurance Investment Accounting department;
  • Manage the (internal) general ledger of the Trading Vehicle for Derivatives including the intercompany reconciliation;
  • Consolidation reporting.

Your experience and skills

  • Relevant degree or relevant work experience in a similar environment;
  • Experience in Accounting and Reporting;
  • Knowledge of asset management in an insurance environment;
  • Knowledge of regulatory requirements (DNB,WFT), AO/IC and IFRS;
  • Knowledge of Financial Accounting Systems;
  • Knowledge Month end Closing process Trading Vehicle is a plus;
  • Knowledge of Derivatives;
  • Knowledge of Hedge Accounting;
  • Fluent in English.

Your competencies

  • Team player;
  • Strong analytical skills;
  • Proactive, can do attitude;
  • Excellent communicative skills, able to communicate on equal terms/footing with Management, Clients, Auditors and Regulators;
  • Flexible attitude, no 9-5 mentality;
  • Stress resistant.

Your department and challenge

The department is responsible for the financial accounting and reporting of the investment portfolios of the NN Insurance companies in The Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, Spain and Greece. All accounting and reporting activities have to comply with internal (clients, group) and external (supervisor) requirements. In the changing environment the department has to act as a partner in business by being able to analyse and – if required – be able to quickly implement new strategies and / or products. Moreover, the department has to be able to quickly react on new requirements of the external supervisor (among others changes in IFRS).

Company Description

NN Investment Partners is the asset manager of NN Group N.V., a publicly traded corporation. Our investment management products and services are offered globally through regional centers in several countries across Europe, the United States, the Middle East and Asia, with the Netherlands as its main investment hub. We manage in aggregate approximately EUR 180 bln* (USD 227 bln*) in assets for institutions and individual investors worldwide. We employ over 1,100 staff and are active in 16 countries across Europe, Middle East, Asia and U.S.

The successful history of client-focused asset management extends back to 1845 and reflects our roots as a Dutch insurer and bank. Clients draw upon our more than 40 years’ experience in managing pension fund assets in the Netherlands, one of the world’s most sophisticated pension markets. This rich heritage enables us to deliver exceptional long-term, risk-adjusted performance across asset classes, complemented by best-in-class service.

We offer you

The opportunity to influence the future of an international asset manager;

An entrepreneurial and performance driven culture that gives you the freedom to use your talent, express your ideas and execute them;

A multicultural, professional and dynamic environment stimulating you to get the best out of you and accelerate your career development;

Modern working conditions that give room for individual choices.

Company Description

NN Investment Partners is the asset manager of NN Group N.V., a publicly traded corporation. Our investment management products and services are offered globally through regional centers in several countries across Europe, the United States, the Middle East and Asia, with the Netherlands as its main investment hub. We manage in aggregate approximately EUR 180 bln* (USD 227 bln*) in assets for institutions and individual investors worldwide. We employ over 1,100 staff and are active in 16 countries across Europe, Middle East, Asia and U.S.

The successful history of client-focused asset management extends back to 1845 and reflects our roots as a Dutch insurer and bank. Clients draw upon our more than 40 years’ experience in managing pension fund assets in the Netherlands, one of the world’s most sophisticated pension markets. This rich heritage enables us to deliver exceptional long-term, risk-adjusted performance across asset classes, complemented by best-in-class service.

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