Sanderson Recruitment Plc

Sanderson Recruitment Plc South Burlington, VT, USA
Dec 08, 2018
Contract
Actuarial Contractor - Financial Reporting Sanderson Recruitment is looking to recruit an Actuarial Manager to join a major life insurance business based in the South West. The job holder will take a senior role in the valuations workstream team. The team are responsible for understanding and explaining movements in reported results due to differences between old and new platforms Person specification: Qualified Actuary Strong technical understanding of Financial Reporting Use of Prophet and Actuarial Reporting would be desirable Good analytical skills and strong attention to detail Excellent written and oral communication skills
Sanderson Recruitment Plc 197 High St, Edinburgh EH1 1PW, UK
Dec 08, 2018
Contract
I am currently looking for a Marketing Communications Manager to join a leading financial services organisation and be based in Edinburgh. The right candidate will be responsible for developing and delivering 121 customer communications. Responsibilities: Develop, edit and write a range of customer communications Provide consultative communications expertise to relevant stakeholders Develop effective relationships with key members of the team and the approval process Ensure customers are at the heart of all communications activity Essential skills: A background in marketing communications Excellent copywriting skills Strong communication skills both verbally and written Ability to work in a fast paced project environment Strong planning and organisation skills For any further queries regarding this role, please contact Doug Gear (see below)
Sanderson Recruitment Plc 197 High St, Edinburgh EH1 1PW, UK
Dec 08, 2018
Contract
I am currently looking for a Marketing Communications Manager to join a leading financial services organisation and be based in Edinburgh. The right candidate will be responsible for developing and delivering 121 customer communications. Responsibilities: Develop, edit and write a range of customer communications Provide consultative communications expertise to relevant stakeholders Develop effective relationships with key members of the team and the approval process Ensure customers are at the heart of all communications activity Essential skills: A background in marketing communications Excellent copywriting skills Strong communication skills both verbally and written Ability to work in a fast paced project environment Strong planning and organisation skills For any further queries regarding this role, please contact Doug Gear (see below)
Sanderson Recruitment Plc South Burlington, VT, USA
Dec 07, 2018
Contract
Actuarial Contractor - Financial Reporting Sanderson Recruitment is looking to recruit an Actuarial Manager to join a major life insurance business based in the South West. The job holder will take a senior role in the valuations workstream team. The team are responsible for understanding and explaining movements in reported results due to differences between old and new platforms Person specification: Qualified Actuary Strong technical understanding of Financial Reporting Use of Prophet and Actuarial Reporting would be desirable Good analytical skills and strong attention to detail Excellent written and oral communication skills
Sanderson Recruitment Plc City of London, UK
Dec 07, 2018
Full time
Overview Big 4 Consultancy with openings for Management Consultants with a background in Insurance. The Insurance Transformation team is at the heart of supporting clients in shaping, planning and delivering critical business change. You will be focussing on the delivery of strategic changes that encompass innovation, customer experience, growth transformation, regulatory change and large scale cost reduction/efficiency improvements. Role We are seeking professionals from the Insurance industry, or Consultants operating at Manager or Senior Manager Grades, who have strong Operational change experience specialising in either; Underwriting, or Claims, or Intelligent Automation (eg AI, RPA, EPA, Machine Learning or Cognitive). These are high profile roles, with accountability for the development and delivery of the Operations proposition, requiring supporting major bids and proposals. The Insurance Transformation team is a priority growth area with significant investment plans and big growth ambitions. Joining the team offers the opportunity to work with Insurance sector clients on exciting, high profile and leading edge engagements with the potential to: Rapidly develop your career by becoming part of a growing team Accelerate your personal development through varied and exciting client opportunities coupled with focused learning and development with a world class brand Develop yourself as a consultant, manager and leader Main Duties and Responsibilities Using Insurance experience and knowledge, delivering complex streams of work within transformation programmes, setting up the engagement, scoping the work, planning the work and briefing and leading a team of consultants Build and maintain strong client relationships within the sector, leveraging proven industry content and delivery capability Solution development, showing a clear ability to enhance existing solutions, and develop new ones Strong bid management experience including presenting or pitching to clients to win new business People management, building a team of consultants with the right mix of grades, competencies and experience to support client opportunities and projected growth Required Skills, Qualifications and Experience * Detailed and applied knowledge of either underwriting, claims, or intelligent automation within the insurance sector * Prior experience in consulting or leading large scale, complex business and transformation programmes in the capacity of Project/Programme Manager applying relevant methods * In-depth understanding of the key industry, market and regulatory drivers shaping the Insurance/FS industry and an ability to articulate these by way of client opportunities
Sanderson Recruitment Plc Berkshire, UK
Dec 06, 2018
Full time
A real market leader within the Asset Finance industry, providing innovative solutions to the full breadth of the business sector. They value themselves on standing out from it's competitors by putting the customer at the heart of everything they do and ensuring their company culture oozes opportunity, team work and commitment. This is a really exciting opportunity for a passionate and enthusiastic Credit Analyst with experience underwriting flow deals up to £100K to join this Asset Finance Powerhouse. You'll be responsible for the evaluation and underwriting of all business channels, whilst maintaining and promoting good governance, credit processes and SLA's. Key things I'm looking for: 1. Ideally around 2 years credit experience within leasing/lending/asset finance/invoice finance - assessing proposals with an authorised mandate. 2. You need to be intuitive, confident thinking on your feet and have the hunger to grow. 3. Excellent risk analysis skills (P&L, company accounts etc) 4. Strong team player You need to be comfortable working in a fast paced environment, where situations can change in Flash! This is a real close knit team, so you need to be passionate about helping out your colleagues and digging in when needed.
Sanderson Recruitment Plc Colchester, UK
Dec 06, 2018
Contract
An innovative, well known insurance broker is looking for an experienced Credit Controller to join the team on an initial 3 month contract to assist the Credit Risk Manager with the increase in volume of work. This isn't your standard Credit Control position. They are looking for someone who is innovative, self-motivated, driven and on the ball. You'll be dealing with numerous different bank accounts due to different business entities as well as different currencies. You need to be process driven with experience of streamlining processes and rewriting procedure manuals. Key responsibilities: Where required, produce and issue monthly broker statements. Reduce any Legacy overdue debt to agreed targets. Monitor the aged debt position within agreed targets for assigned brokers and the associated credit control activity. Operate as a credit control team to provide support and assistance to other areas when required. Resolve broker accounts queries according to agreed SLA's, liaising (face to face, by phone and email) with the underwriting regional offices and escalating unresolved items where necessary. Manage relationships with assigned brokers and Underwriters. Work within the companies prescribed Control Framework. Work to agreed Service Levels (SLAs) and quality standards. Management of the cancellation process between brokers and Underwriting. Analyse data and communicate any trends to the Regional Management Team. Measure and monitor own performance against agreed objectives. Key skills/experience: Understanding of the Policy Administration Systems (PAS), simple cash allocation, write-offs and refunds. Understanding of query management, the automated statement and cancellation letter sending process and the updating of contact information. Analysis of Management Information. Excellent written and oral communication skills at all levels. Ability to build strong relationships and build trust both internally and externally. Ability to meet expected Service Standards levels. Ability to analyse data and spot trends. Professional and results driven. Ability to work individually and as part of a team. Excellent telephone manner. Able to present information in a concise efficient and professional manner. Excellent negotiation and influencing skills. Ability to handle difficult situations and find solutions. Skills - Proficient in Windows based applications, in particular Excel. TRAVEL IS REQUIRED WHERE NEEDED TO OTHER OFFICE LOCATIONS
Sanderson Recruitment Plc Gloucester, UK
Dec 06, 2018
Full time
A fantastic opportunity to join a growing and exciting financial services company as a Business Change Project Manager. You will be providing proactive and disciplined delivery of business change projects, including technology change as required. Ensuring delivery of all projects on time and within budget according to the Business Case and develop predictability of project delivery, project costs and the quality of project deliverables. You will have excellent communication and soft management skills and a proven track record in delivering change for an organisation. Day to day responsibilities include: Create or ensure there is a valid Business Case in order for projects to proceed. Co-ordinate activities/resources required for the project and produce a Project Initiation Document. Prepare and maintain RAID Logs and set up remainder of the project office. Maintain project plan, capturing actual costs and re-plan as necessary. This is a great chance to be part of a quickly developing and growing company working across multiple business platforms and unifying them into the core business.
Sanderson Recruitment Plc Colchester, UK
Dec 06, 2018
Contract
An innovative, well known insurance broker is looking for an experienced Credit Controller to join the team on an initial 3 month contract to assist the Credit Risk Manager with the increase in volume of work. This isn't your standard Credit Control position. They are looking for someone who is innovative, self-motivated, driven and on the ball. You'll be dealing with numerous different bank accounts due to different business entities as well as different currencies. You need to be process driven with experience of streamlining processes and rewriting procedure manuals. Key responsibilities: Where required, produce and issue monthly broker statements. Reduce any Legacy overdue debt to agreed targets. Monitor the aged debt position within agreed targets for assigned brokers and the associated credit control activity. Operate as a credit control team to provide support and assistance to other areas when required. Resolve broker accounts queries according to agreed SLA's, liaising (face to face, by phone and email) with the underwriting regional offices and escalating unresolved items where necessary. Manage relationships with assigned brokers and Underwriters. Work within the companies prescribed Control Framework. Work to agreed Service Levels (SLAs) and quality standards. Management of the cancellation process between brokers and Underwriting. Analyse data and communicate any trends to the Regional Management Team. Measure and monitor own performance against agreed objectives. Key skills/experience: Understanding of the Policy Administration Systems (PAS), simple cash allocation, write-offs and refunds. Understanding of query management, the automated statement and cancellation letter sending process and the updating of contact information. Analysis of Management Information. Excellent written and oral communication skills at all levels. Ability to build strong relationships and build trust both internally and externally. Ability to meet expected Service Standards levels. Ability to analyse data and spot trends. Professional and results driven. Ability to work individually and as part of a team. Excellent telephone manner. Able to present information in a concise efficient and professional manner. Excellent negotiation and influencing skills. Ability to handle difficult situations and find solutions. Skills - Proficient in Windows based applications, in particular Excel. TRAVEL IS REQUIRED WHERE NEEDED TO OTHER OFFICE LOCATIONS
Sanderson Recruitment Plc 197 High St, Edinburgh EH1 1PW, UK
Dec 06, 2018
Full time
Risk Analyst - Edinburgh Salary c. £35,000 - £45,000 + Excellent Benefits We have an exciting opportunity for a Risk Analyst to join our financial services client in Edinburgh on a permanent basis. Acting as a key operational risk contact in the business, the successful candidate will be tasked with supporting senior stakeholder's primarily applying, developing and progressing risk event processes. Core Responsibilities: Managing the performance of operations teams in relation to Risk events, addressing performance issues in a timely manner to ensure that there is no client or operational impact. Supporting the first line of defence with any Risk or Risk Event related queries. Risk Event Lifecycle management - designing and delivering improvements to the Risk Event process along with working across the business to ensure timely and accurate escalation, recording and reporting of Risk Events. Reporting & MI - delivering quality Risk Event MI to all levels of the business - from 1st line through to Governance Committees and Board Reporting. Action Plans - assisting in driving quality action plans, including appropriate ownership, oversight and escalation to ensure completion on schedule thereby mitigating risk exposure. Governance Committees - Participating in meetings to ensure that business is driving the right values in order to mitigate risk and reduce risk events. Attending regular client meetings; resolving all actions within agreed timescales. Ensuring the delivery of Risk Event reporting & managing client queries are on time and accurate. Challenging teams within operations to ensure complete information regarding Risk Events is collated. Keeping up to date with risk and controls knowledge, CASS developments and changes and sharing best practice/relevant information within the business. Skills, Qualifications & Experience: The successful candidate will possess a proven analytical approach, excellent stakeholder engagement skills, and strong attention to detail and be working in a similar role, ideally within the financial services sector. Knowledge of the UK financial services and regulatory framework including the CASS Sourcebook. Experience in the Risk Event management and Controls. Knowledge and working experience of using Risk software. Continuous improvement experience - managing workflows and prioritisation. Control revision and enhancements. Understanding of process, risk and control management and assessment techniques, and how they can be applied to deliver outcomes for customers, regulators and the business. Proven communication (written and verbal) and influencing skills Substantial problem solving skills - Proven analytical skills; able to think laterally and conceptually Ability to prepare reports and present proposals plans/initiatives at Senior Management level Ability to deal with multiple issues, tasks and priorities concurrently To apply, please use the 'Apply Online' link below. For any further queries regarding the role, please contact (see below).
Sanderson Recruitment Plc Gloucester, UK
Dec 06, 2018
Full time
A fantastic opportunity to join a growing and exciting financial services company as a Business Change Project Manager. You will be providing proactive and disciplined delivery of business change projects, including technology change as required. Ensuring delivery of all projects on time and within budget according to the Business Case and develop predictability of project delivery, project costs and the quality of project deliverables. You will have excellent communication and soft management skills and a proven track record in delivering change for an organisation. Day to day responsibilities include: Create or ensure there is a valid Business Case in order for projects to proceed. Co-ordinate activities/resources required for the project and produce a Project Initiation Document. Prepare and maintain RAID Logs and set up remainder of the project office. Maintain project plan, capturing actual costs and re-plan as necessary. This is a great chance to be part of a quickly developing and growing company working across multiple business platforms and unifying them into the core business.
Sanderson Recruitment Plc Manchester Central Library, St. Peter's Square, Manchester M2 5PD, UK
Dec 06, 2018
Full time
Key Responsibilities: Ensures internal controls over financial reporting are sound and effective to ensure compliance with the SOX. Incumbents demonstrate a breadth of knowledge of compliance and control and a thorough understanding of SOX. Recognized throughout the organization as the SOX point of contact for a particular business/business partner area. Contributes in the execution of the SOX assessment program in providing thorough and reliable identification of in-scope accounts and locations, planning, testing, documentation, and reporting of the effectiveness of financial reporting for delivery to the senior management and external committees. Contributes to the establishment of SOX compliance for the business/business partner area and is responsible for ensuring the implementation of that assessment. Leverages SOX compliance techniques to achieve business objectives. Contributes to the development and sustention of Control & Compliance initiatives to evolve controls framework, risk management approaches and operational efficiency. Co-leads the execution and delivery of controls & compliance initiatives to evolve controls framework, risk management approaches and operational efficiency. Provides guidance on the integration of internal controls into finance processes and systems to senior level management. Begins to build strategic relationships to influence at all levels of the organization. Liaises with other business units to assess control elements associated with new or potential projects. Collaborates with other stakeholders to develop and implement consensual decisions. As necessary, partners with business continuity coordinators to develop disaster test scenarios and methods for managing the resulting hypothetical issues. Supervises, motivates and guides more junior control & compliance roles. Qualifications: ACA, CIMA or ACCA qualified 7-10 years of total work experience preferred Experience in public accounting, SOX testing, financial services or shared services is preferred. Certified Public Accountant (CPA) or Chartered Accountant (CA) certification is preferred. If you would like discuss this position further then you can contact me on (see below) or if you would like to apply then click below.
Sanderson Recruitment Plc City of London, UK
Dec 06, 2018
Full time
I am currently looking for a Marketing Data Analyst to join an ambitious and growing Asset Management company, based in London. You will be responsible for supporting business-wide reporting activity, managing and analysing data whilst producing a wide array of different reports. This is an excellent opportunity to begin, or continue, a career within Asset Management, joining an ambitious firm with strong growth plans over the coming years. You will also benefit from the opportunity to work with industry experts on a daily basis and develop your Asset Management knowledge and understanding. Responsibilities: Undertake analysis of data sets from a variety of sources Assist with the production of a wide range of reports including; factsheets, presentations and competitor analysis Coordinate client reporting activity, taking ownership of any analysis queries Update and create Key Investor Information Documents (KIIDS) Support ad hoc projects with analysis and data expertise Skills, Qualifications & Experience: Educated to degree level in within Mathematics or Economics Ideally a strong interest in the Asset Management or wider financial services industry Strong data analysis ability Good understanding of Microsoft Excel Experience of creating and delivering reports Strong communication skills Really strong desire to learn and develop your skill set further Experience within Asset Management would be advantageous but not essential
Sanderson Recruitment Plc Manchester Central Library, St. Peter's Square, Manchester M2 5PD, UK
Dec 06, 2018
Full time
Key Responsibilities: Ensures internal controls over financial reporting are sound and effective to ensure compliance with the SOX. Incumbents demonstrate a breadth of knowledge of compliance and control and a thorough understanding of SOX. Recognized throughout the organization as the SOX point of contact for a particular business/business partner area. Contributes in the execution of the SOX assessment program in providing thorough and reliable identification of in-scope accounts and locations, planning, testing, documentation, and reporting of the effectiveness of financial reporting for delivery to the senior management and external committees. Contributes to the establishment of SOX compliance for the business/business partner area and is responsible for ensuring the implementation of that assessment. Leverages SOX compliance techniques to achieve business objectives. Contributes to the development and sustention of Control & Compliance initiatives to evolve controls framework, risk management approaches and operational efficiency. Co-leads the execution and delivery of controls & compliance initiatives to evolve controls framework, risk management approaches and operational efficiency. Provides guidance on the integration of internal controls into finance processes and systems to senior level management. Begins to build strategic relationships to influence at all levels of the organization. Liaises with other business units to assess control elements associated with new or potential projects. Collaborates with other stakeholders to develop and implement consensual decisions. As necessary, partners with business continuity coordinators to develop disaster test scenarios and methods for managing the resulting hypothetical issues. Supervises, motivates and guides more junior control & compliance roles. Qualifications: ACA, CIMA or ACCA qualified 7-10 years of total work experience preferred Experience in public accounting, SOX testing, financial services or shared services is preferred. Certified Public Accountant (CPA) or Chartered Accountant (CA) certification is preferred. If you would like discuss this position further then you can contact me on (see below) or if you would like to apply then click below.
Sanderson Recruitment Plc Manchester Central Library, St. Peter's Square, Manchester M2 5PD, UK
Dec 05, 2018
Full time
Sox Compliance Specialist required on a permanent basis by our financial services client based in Manchester. Reporting into the Data Quality Manager you will be responsible for developing and implementing testing approaches for major returns within EMEA. This is a really exciting opportunity as along with testing you will be responsible for developing efficiencies and improvements within the function. This role may suit a candidate who is due to qualify out of one of the big consultancies and is now looking to venture into industry. Our client is equally keen to see candidates with existing industry exposure. Key areas of expertise required include: Bachelor's Degree or the equivalent combination of education and experience is required. 5-7 years of total work experience preferred. Experience in public accounting, SOX testing, financial services or shared services is preferred. Certified Public Accountant (CPA) or Chartered Accountant (CA) certification is preferred. With minimal guidance, performs the assessment of internal controls over financial reporting to ensure compliance with the Sarbanes-Oxley Act ('SOX'). With minimal guidance, assesses business processes, identifies control deficiencies and recommendations, and prepares work papers and documentation to support the annual assessment. Supports more senior colleagues by tracking the status of deficiencies; reviews remediation by process owners and delivers reporting findings to SOX leadership and management. With some supervision, helps to provide support for the integration of internal controls into finance processes and systems to other members of the organization. The salary on offer for this role is up to £47k. Our client can progress through the recruitment process quickly so please send your CV ASAP.
Sanderson Recruitment Plc Manchester Central Library, St. Peter's Square, Manchester M2 5PD, UK
Dec 05, 2018
Full time
Sox Compliance Specialist required on a permanent basis by our financial services client based in Manchester. Reporting into the Data Quality Manager you will be responsible for developing and implementing testing approaches for major returns within EMEA. This is a really exciting opportunity as along with testing you will be responsible for developing efficiencies and improvements within the function. This role may suit a candidate who is due to qualify out of one of the big consultancies and is now looking to venture into industry. Our client is equally keen to see candidates with existing industry exposure. Key areas of expertise required include: Bachelor's Degree or the equivalent combination of education and experience is required. 5-7 years of total work experience preferred. Experience in public accounting, SOX testing, financial services or shared services is preferred. Certified Public Accountant (CPA) or Chartered Accountant (CA) certification is preferred. With minimal guidance, performs the assessment of internal controls over financial reporting to ensure compliance with the Sarbanes-Oxley Act ('SOX'). With minimal guidance, assesses business processes, identifies control deficiencies and recommendations, and prepares work papers and documentation to support the annual assessment. Supports more senior colleagues by tracking the status of deficiencies; reviews remediation by process owners and delivers reporting findings to SOX leadership and management. With some supervision, helps to provide support for the integration of internal controls into finance processes and systems to other members of the organization. The salary on offer for this role is up to £47k. Our client can progress through the recruitment process quickly so please send your CV ASAP.
Sanderson Recruitment Plc Bath, UK
Dec 05, 2018
Full time
I'm currently looking for a PPC Manager to join a Marketing Agency and be based in Bath. The right candidate will be responsible for implementing and optimising global media campaigns, as part of growing media team. You will also have an active involvement in the development and growth of the media planning and buying proposition. This role is an excellent opportunity to join a vibrant working environment with excellent employee benefits, whilst gaining strong responsibility for media campaign performance and strategic development of media planning and buying. Responsibilities: Manage global digital campaigns for a range of clients Monitor and assess campaign performance Manage DSP activity Proactively analyse the efficiency of campaign management processes, suggesting improvements Keep up to date with the latest advertising trends and opportunities Essential skills: Excellent experience of search or PPC advertising Strong background in DSP Platforms Experience of conducting campaign analysis Strong analytical skills Highly organised and a strong attention to detail Experience within an agency environment would be preferred but not essential
Sanderson Recruitment Plc Bath, UK
Dec 05, 2018
Full time
I'm currently looking for a PPC Manager to join a Marketing Agency and be based in Bath. The right candidate will be responsible for implementing and optimising global media campaigns, as part of growing media team. You will also have an active involvement in the development and growth of the media planning and buying proposition. This role is an excellent opportunity to join a vibrant working environment with excellent employee benefits, whilst gaining strong responsibility for media campaign performance and strategic development of media planning and buying. Responsibilities: Manage global digital campaigns for a range of clients Monitor and assess campaign performance Manage DSP activity Proactively analyse the efficiency of campaign management processes, suggesting improvements Keep up to date with the latest advertising trends and opportunities Essential skills: Excellent experience of search or PPC advertising Strong background in DSP Platforms Experience of conducting campaign analysis Strong analytical skills Highly organised and a strong attention to detail Experience within an agency environment would be preferred but not essential
Sanderson Recruitment Plc Bath, UK
Dec 05, 2018
Full time
I'm currently looking for a Digital Campaign Manager to join a Marketing Agency and be based in Bath. The right candidate will be responsible for implementing and optimising global media campaigns, as part of growing media team. You will also have an active involvement in the development and growth of the media planning and buying proposition. This role is an excellent opportunity to join a vibrant working environment with excellent employee benefits, whilst gaining strong responsibility for media campaign performance and strategic development of media planning and buying. Responsibilities: Manage global digital campaigns for a range of clients Monitor and assess campaign performance Manage DSP activity Proactively analyse the efficiency of campaign management processes, suggesting improvements Keep up to date with the latest advertising trends and opportunities Essential skills: Excellent experience of search or PPC advertising Strong background in DSP Platforms Experience of conducting campaign analysis Strong analytical skills Highly organised and a strong attention to detail Experience within an agency environment would be preferred but not essential
Sanderson Recruitment Plc Bath, UK
Dec 05, 2018
Full time
I'm currently looking for a Digital Campaign Manager to join a Marketing Agency and be based in Bath. The right candidate will be responsible for implementing and optimising global media campaigns, as part of growing media team. You will also have an active involvement in the development and growth of the media planning and buying proposition. This role is an excellent opportunity to join a vibrant working environment with excellent employee benefits, whilst gaining strong responsibility for media campaign performance and strategic development of media planning and buying. Responsibilities: Manage global digital campaigns for a range of clients Monitor and assess campaign performance Manage DSP activity Proactively analyse the efficiency of campaign management processes, suggesting improvements Keep up to date with the latest advertising trends and opportunities Essential skills: Excellent experience of search or PPC advertising Strong background in DSP Platforms Experience of conducting campaign analysis Strong analytical skills Highly organised and a strong attention to detail Experience within an agency environment would be preferred but not essential