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Senior Trading Manager

Halifax 

Grade:  15

Send your CV to info@bmepromise.org

Culture & Values

What would you be responsible for in this role?

Day 1 the candidates responsibilities would be:

 

  • Setting up the Trading team

  • Establishing a commercial culture within the team

  • Building the strategy and governance for the trading function

  • Stakeholder managing the Digital and Operational teams to ensure that systems and operational infrastructure can support the teams remit.

 

Following establishment of the Trading team the candidates responsibilities would be:

 

  • Leadership of a highly capable Trading team consisting of circa 2-4 people

  • Delivery of revenue in line with planned targets

  • Identifying area’s of  market competitiveness and taking action to realise value and maintain competitiveness.

  • Supporting the development of a commercial mindset 

  • Stakeholder management across , including Pricing, Underwriting, Distribution, Digital and Marketing

 

Qualifications

Degree level or equivalent

 

Experience and knowledge            

 

  • Experience of leading a Trading Team

  • Extensive track record, working at a senior level driving transformational change

  • Experience of assessing and distilling broad ranging research and insight, into cohesive strategies and firm recommendations and plans

  • Experience of developing longer terms strategies and associated business cases (rooted in insight, customer needs/behaviour and emerging trends) to secure investments to deliver strategic initiatives

  • Track record of leading teams to deliver excellence  

  • Track record of developing and maintaining broad, influential senior-level relationships (internal and external)

Finance MI Analyst

Halifax or Reading

Grade:  10

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Culture & Values

Skills/capabilities

  • Effective communication skills, both verbal and written communication

  • Strong planning and organisational skills and the ability to work to a deadline

  • Strong numeracy and analytical skills

  • Excellent Excel skills and some experience of systems development.

  • Ability to plan and manage own work load

  • Able to be flexible and work under pressure and to tight deadlines.

 

Behaviours

  • Self-starter with a desire to get behind and understand the numbers

  • Willingness to challenge results and processes

  • Able to build positive working relationships generating confidence and support.

  • Strong attention to detail

 

Qualifications

  • Educated to degree standard or equivalent.

  • Part qualified accountant (ACA, ACCA, ACMA or equivalent)

 

Experience and knowledge

  • Experience in a Finance environment, preferably with Financial Services/Insurance background.

  • Experience in a systems accounting and / or BI or MI environment.

Finance Manager

 Reading  or Halifax

Grade:  13

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Culture & values

Skills/capabilities

  • Excellent financial planning and analysis knowledge in the insurance environment

  • Knowledge and experience in delivery of corporate management information

  • Proven ability to coach and support members of the finance team at multiple experience levels

  • Strong communication skills with all levels of internal and external stakeholder

  • Strong controls experience

  • Proven project management skills

 

Behaviours

  • Confident in engaging at a senior level

  • Self-driven, can work autonomously with a proven work ethic

  • Team player who enjoys working inclusively with people from different backgrounds and disciplines

  • Proactive professional in planning to achieve targets and objectives

  • Hard working, be able to work under pressure and sometimes with challenging timescales

  • Establishes and maintains constructive and collaborative relationships with all business areas

  • Behaves consistently and with integrity at all times

 

Qualifications

  • Fully qualified accountant (ACCA, ACA or CIMA) with extensive and relevant post qualification experience  

 

Nice to have

Skills/capabilities

  • System design, evaluation and implementation

  • Statutory accounting and financial reporting

  • Insurance statutory reporting

  • Solvency II reporting environment

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