Reinsurance Accounting and Reporting Specialist


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, 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.

Your function

For the Accounting Department, based in Brussels, we are in search of a Reinsurance Accounting and Reporting Specialist. The main responsibilities of this function are:

  • You prepare asset, liability and capital account entries by compiling and analysing account information;

  • You prepare and complete the required information (Balance sheet, income statement, disclosures,..) in the consolidation tool (on a monthly basis);

  • You prepare the Solvency II balance sheet (on a quarterly basis) and complete the required information in the consolidation tool;

  • In close collaboration with the reinsurance department, you gather the business information to be able to record this input in the general ledger;

  • You assist in the preparation of the Solvency II reporting to the NBB (in cooperation with the Risk department and external party);

  • You ensure proper ad-hoc reporting to the regulator;

  • You liaise with the operating companies to ensure proper information inflow regarding the internal reinsurance contracts;

  • You produce (on a monthly basis) an accounting report explaining the trends of the period;

  • You assist in the preparation of the MYB and quarterly forecasts;

  • You take the lead and assist in specific projects;

  • You give advice about procedures, processes and internal control measures;

  • You play a proactive role in changing and maintaining the used financial programs.

Your profile

  • You have a degree in Accountancy combined with 3 – 5 years of experience in Accounting & Reporting (experience in the (re)insurance industry is a plus);

  • You are hands-on, detail-oriented and able to work on an independent basis;

  • You have a positive mindset and a strong eagerness to learn;

  • You have excellent interpersonal skills;

  • You are 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.