Whether you need temporary coverage on a short term basis or a maternity leave, through to longer term permanent placements - Acumen can assist your business in attracting the right candidates using our in-depth knowledge of the local Bermuda employment market and our established network island-wide.


VACANCIES

  • Compliance Professional - Temporary

    • On behalf of our Client we are seeking an experienced compliance professional to assist on a temporary basis from February until July/August 2019.  Based in Bermuda the company offers a broad range of investment products focusing on instruments such as insurance-linked securities, catastrophe bonds, insurance swaps, and weather derivatives. The support will include: providing assistance with regulatory filings, AML/KYC verification, compliance reviews, & new employee compliance set up. The successful candidate will have previous compliance related experience and be able to commit for the duration of the contract (maternity coverage). For more information, or to confidentially apply - please contact: steph@acumenrecruit.com

  • Corporate Lawyer

    • On behalf of our Client - a leading Commercial Law firm in Bermuda - we are seeking passionate and driven Corporate Attorneys to build out their team on island! These are rare opportunities to join a market leader and work with a variety of clients whilst building on your career within the Corporate field. The main duties will include: Advising clients, attendance at meetings and drafting legal documents in a broad range of corporate/commercial matters. Providing technical advice and oversight to corporate administrators. Assisting with marketing and business development of corporate practice and the firm generally. The successful candidates will have: Post qualification experience working in private practice in a corporate/commercial legal environment. Proven previous experience advising on corporate finance matters, banking and finance transactions, global capital markets and joint venture and partnership formation is an advantage. Full knowledge of the Bermuda Companies Act and of all applicable Bermuda legislation in connection with the above experience. Our Client offers a collaborative working environment, an excellent compensation structure and the opportunity to grow within the firm! For more information, or to confidentially apply - please contact: steph@acumenrecruit.com

  • Senior Risk Analyst - Newly created!

    • On behalf of our Client, we invite applications for the newly created Risk Modeling role based in Hamilton! This role will assist with managing the risk analytics for our Reinsurance focused Client. It will support risk management initiatives and reinsurance risk research at the direction of the VP of Risk. The role help provide surveillance on the current Reinsurance risk portfolio and to build upon that portfolio in the future. The Senior Risk Analyst will help to ensure the effective design, creation, or modification of cash flow and other complex financial analysis that addresses the need to price, manage and reduce portfolio risk. The successful candidate will have: Advanced MS Excel and / or VBA, SAS and SQL skills, including database management & superior knowledge and understanding of cash flow and financial modeling. For more information, or to confidentially apply - please contact: steph@acumenrecruit.com

  • Accountant

    • On behalf of our Client, a leading financial services provider with offices based in Bermuda, we invite applications for the role of Accountant! Responsibilities will include: Review of all accounts payable batch postings for completeness and accuracy; Providing support with the maintenance and development of the fixed asset register; Assisting with the preparation of the month end management accounts file including relevant support and reconciliations; Preparation and reconciliation of accrual and prepayment accounts; Assisting with variance reporting by preparing expense schedules; Month end journal preparation; Performing various Back Office duties to support the Treasury Department e.g. trade acceptance and verification, cash settlement and cash management reporting; Assisting in preparation of various regulatory reports /returns including BMA, BDIC etc.; Assisting with the Planning & forecasting process; Preparation of necessary reports for month/Quarter end reporting purposes; Reconciling investment related general ledger accounts to the sub-ledger, including detailed reconciliations of cash, accrued interest and other comprehensive income; Reconciling investment related activity in the Bank’s sub-ledger to custodian records; Assisting with the annual audit. The successful candidate will have: A University degree is essential, preferably with relevant accountancy qualification (CIMA, ACA, ACCA) coupled with 1-3 years of accounting experience gained in a similar environment. For more information, or to confidentially apply - please contact: steph@acumenrecruit.com

  • Senior Accountant

    • On behalf of our Client, a leading financial services provider with offices based in Bermuda, we invite applications for the role of Senior Accountant! Responsibilities will include:  Assisting in the completion of various regulatory returns and reports including BMA, BDIC etc.;  Responsible for the completion of the Balance of Payments and Banking International Statistics Returns; Coordination of information flows across the business for various regulatory reporting requirements;  Reconciling investment related activity in the Bank’s sub-ledger to custodian records, investigating differences as they arise and ensuring these are resolved within reasonable time frames; Reconciling investment related general ledger accounts to the sub-ledger, including detailed reconciliations of cash, accrued interest and other comprehensive income; Preparation of liquidity reports;  Performing various Back Office duties to support the Treasury Department e.g. trade acceptance and verification, cash settlement and cash management reporting;  Providing necessary support and assistance in various accounting areas such as Accruals/ prepaid, month end journals, expense analysis, Fixed Asset and subsidiary accounting areas;  Assisting with month end / quarter end closing process including reconciliation, accounting and reporting activities; Providing support to the budget/ Forecasting process and reporting; Assisting with the annual audit. The successful candidate will have: A University degree and relevant accountancy qualification (CIMA, ACA, ACCA);  2-3 years post qualification experience in relevant field or in Accounting Firm; Knowledge of regulatory reporting requirements and an awareness of Basel III; Knowledge of investment accounting; Self-motivated and an ability to work well under pressure and extra hours during month end/ Quarter end period; Experience working with Great Plains (accounting), Spectrum (treasury), and Fiserv products Signature (banking) would be a desirable asset. For more information, or to confidentially apply - please contact: steph@acumenrecruit.com

  • Account Executives

    • On behalf of our Client we are sourcing candidates for a number of Account Executive positions based in Hamilton City Centre, Bermuda. Account Executives provide accounting and administrative services to a portfolio of (re)insurance companies, segregated accounts - duties include: Preparing client management accounts, IFRS/GAAP financial statements, Bermuda regulatory returns and related reporting in accordance with prescribed deadlines. The successful candidate will have a professional accounting qualification (CA, CPA, ACA etc.) with ideally two years of post-qualification experience. Knowledge of investment or insurance accounting standards would be an advantage. For more information, or to confidentially apply - please contact: steph@acumenrecruit.com

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