Howden is part of the world's largest employee-owned insurance group - Hyperion Insurance Group.  Beginning life as a small London broker, the Group is now a leading independent and employee-owned international insurance and reinsurance intermediary, with insurance broking and underwriting agency...

Howden is part of the world's largest employee-owned insurance group - Hyperion Insurance Group.  Beginning life as a small London broker, the Group is now a leading independent and employee-owned international insurance and reinsurance intermediary, with insurance broking and underwriting agency arms. Our Group is now responsible for £3.9bn of premium and employs more than 3,800 people across 39 countries.

 

To cope with our continuous growth, we are now looking for high caliber individual to join our Finance function:-

 

Accounting Assistant (Account Payable)

Job level Entry
Work exp Minimum 2 Years
Education Diploma / Certificate
Location
Causeway Bay
Employment type Full Time
Benefits 5-day week, Medical plan, Performance bonus
Industry Insurance / Pension Funding (MPF)
Job function Insurance > Insurance Agent / Broker
Published On 21/08/2019

Duties and responsibilities

  • Reconcile insurers’ monthly statements with the Company’s record
  • Arrange payments to insurers and ensure invoices are paid promptly
  • Monitor debtor and creditor balances and chasing up the overdue items
  • Prepare bank reconciliation and account reconciliation monthly
  • Resolving queries and liaise with clients, insurers, as well as internal personnel including the sales team
  • Job rotation with receipt cycle
  • Assist in month-end closing and year-end audit
  • Assist in ad-hoc tasks and perform any other duties as assigned by supervisor from time to time

 

About you

  • Minimum 2 years of working experience in accounting field
  • Good communication and problem solving skills
  • Self-motivated, independent with strong sense of responsibilities
  • High degree of accuracy with a good eye for detail
  • Good command of both spoken and written English and Chinese
  • Proficient in MS Excel and Word
  • Insurance brokerage experience is preferred
  • Immediately available or short notice is preferred