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Financial Accountant

Req ID:  48241

Uxbridge, GB

Sapiens UK is seeking a Financial Accountant to join their team in Uxbridge.  This is the ideal opportunity for somebody who enjoys hands-on accountancy/finance work, is happy to support and be a part of a busy team, and who has great attention to detail.  Salary range is £45,000- £50,000 p.a. and we are happy to discuss training and support to obtain accountancy qualifications.


Office base: Uxbridge - option to work remotely 2/3 days per week. 

Please note that this role is open to UK-based candidates only and are not offering Visa or Relocation support at this time.


About the role …


The finance team in Sapiens support each other to help achieve the overall objectives and to meet deadlines.  You will receive in-depth training on Sapiens's systems and processes and we need you to be completely at home with managing large amounts of data and multiple systems.


Ideally, you will have been exposed to most of the tasks listed below, however, we are happy to provide training for anybody who is motivated to succeed in this role.


This is a hands-on role and the responsibilities listed below could be applicable for any of our Group entities in UK, EMEA and APAC.


  • Preparation of full monthly management accounts
  • Manage monthly payroll
  • Customer billing and revenue recognition
  • Adhoc management reporting and analysis
  • Meet monthly, quarterly, and annual deadlines
  • Preparation of year end statutory accounts and tax returns
  • Manage relationship with external auditors within designated subsidiaries
  • Ensure compliance with external and internal regulatory SOX requirements
  • Establish positive relationships with clients and colleagues


Key Skills & Requirements …


  • More than 5 years experience of working in a Finance team, ideally a Global company, where you have had exposure of all aspects of accountancy and finance tasks
  • Knowledge of financial regulations including SOX, UK GAAP and IFRS reporting
  • Knowledge of revenue recognition
  • Excellent working knowledge and hands-on use of SAP Business One, or a similar large system
  • Excellent Excel skills and experience of working with large systems and large amounts of data
  • A self-starter - somebody who is highly motivated and driven to succeed
  • Being able to communicate well in English (written & verbal) is essential, as you will be working with many International colleagues
  • Excellent organisational skills with the need to complete/finish each task
  • Ability to manage your own workload whilst being mindful of the bigger picture
  • As a listed company quoted on various exchanges, you will be working as part of a team to help achieve and support the meeting of tight deadlines.


Educational Requirements


  • A Levels in Maths and English
  • Educated to degree level in Finance/Accountancy, or an equivalent qualification


Looking to become a fully qualified accountant?  We can help you achieve this.



About Us …


Sapiens International Corporation (NASDAQ and TASE: SPNS) is a leading global provider of software solutions for the insurance industry, with a growing presence in the financial services sector. We offer integrated core software solutions and business services, and a full digital suite for the property and casualty/general insurance; life, pension, and annuities; and reinsurance markets. Sapiens also services the workers’ compensation and financial and compliance markets.


Our portfolio includes policy administration, billing, and claims; underwriting, illustration and electronic application; reinsurance and decision management software. Sapiens’ digital platform features customer and agent portals, and a business intelligence platform. With a 30-year track record of delivering to more than 600 organizations, Sapiens’ team of over 4,000 employees operates through our fully-owned subsidiaries in North America, the United Kingdom, EMEA, and Asia Pacific. For more information:


Sapiens is an E-Verified & Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer, M/F/D/V.


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