Financial Controller


Our organisation

Ageas is a listed international insurance Group with a heritage spanning 190 years. It offers Retail and Business customers Life and Non-Life insurance products designed to suit their specific needs, today and tomorrow.

As one of Europe's larger insurance companies, Ageas concentrates its activities in Europe and Asia, which together make up the major part of the global insurance market. It operates successful insurance businesses in Belgium, the UK, Luxembourg, France, Italy, Portugal, Turkey, China, Malaysia, India, Thailand, Vietnam and the Philippines through a combination of wholly owned subsidiaries and long term partnerships with strong financial institutions and key distributors.

For the financial department in Brussels we are looking for a Financial Controller.

Your function

In your role as a Financial Controller, you are part of Consolidation & Financial Reporting team. You are responsible for a specific region or entity (segment). Your responsibilities include mainly:

  • Supporting and coordinating the periodical actual reporting cycles (M/Q/A) for your segment on IFRS, ensure the completeness, accuracy and timeliness of the reporting;

  • Perform analytical review IFRS, understand the business underlying’s;

  • Collaborate with other team members of the Consolidation & Financial Reporting team;

  • Contribute to external reporting such as consolidated Interim Financial Report and Annual report of Ageas group;

  • Participating in various projects such as IFRS 17/9;

  • Propose and implement improvements to processes and internal controls;

  • Assist in delivering information to the external auditors.

Your profile

  • You have an academic degree in Accounting, Finance or Business administration;

  • You have more than 5 years of working experiences in Accounting & Reporting in a financial institution or in one of the big 4 audit firms;

  • You have good knowledge of IFRS;

  • You are analytical-minded, have problem-solving skills, autonomous, eager to learn;

  • You have excellent communication skills;

  • You are a team player, but you are able to work independently as well;

  • You are a native Dutch or French speaker, fluent in English.

We offer

Ageas values your talent and knows how to reward it. We offer you an attractive salary and fringe benefits. You will work in a stimulating international environment, with numerous opportunities for personal development. You will work independently within a dynamic team.