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Junior Financial Analyst

Finance
Belgium

Our organisation

Ageas is a listed international insurance Group with a heritage spanning almost 200 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, France, Portugal, Turkey, China, Malaysia, India, Thailand, Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia, Singapore, and the Philippines through a combination of wholly owned subsidiaries and long-term partnerships with strong financial institutions and key distributors.

Ageas ranks among the market leaders in the countries in which it operates. It represents a staff force of over 45,000 people and reported annual inflows of over EUR 34 billion in 2018 (all figures at 100%).

For the Finance department with its headquarters in Brussels, we are looking for a Junior Finance Analyst.

Objective of the function

  • To provide support in the implementation and set up of the Financial reporting and consolidation system for IFRS 17& 9, in particular the testing and the validation. Define test plan and procedures.

  • Acquire IFRS 17&9 knowledge (on the job training and learning) to assist in the implementation and testing process.

  • Report to Program Manager

Responsibilities

  • Revise the current closing process taken into account the requirement of the new reporting standards

  • Perform test cases in collaboration with opco’s and Consolidation and reporting team at Corporate Centre;

  • Participate in dry run exercises and follow up on defects and fixes;

  • Analyse figures of operating entities based on the new reporting framework

  • Prepare internal and external reports

KPI’s

  • Project reports are presented on time and with quality

  • IFRS17&9 knowledge is acquired and recognised by peers;

  • IFRS17&9 project deliverables are implemented according to plan and with success;

  • Communication flows and work with opco’s are done according to plan.

Internal and external contacts

  • OpCo’s project team

  • Corporate Centre Reporting and Consolidation Teams

  • IFRS17&9 Project team

Education and experience

  • Minimum a Bachelor in Finance

  • Experience of min 2 to 3 years

  • Knowledge of financial control, financial reporting and IFRS

  • Experience in testing and projects would be a plus

  • Pro-active, team spirit, willingness to learn

  • Analytic

Languages

  • Fluent in spoken and written English is a must

  • Knowledge of French and/or Dutch is as a plus

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.