Client Accountant - Insurance Industry - Johannesburg - Apply

  • Posted on : 5/16/2024
  • Job Location : Johannesburg
  • Compensation : Negotiable
  • Type : Permanent


Hire Resolve's client, a reputable insurance company based in Johannesburg, is currently seeking a dedicated and experienced Client Accountant to join their team. As a Client Accountant, you will be responsible for managing the financial transactions and reporting for a portfolio of clients within the insurance industry.


  • Process and maintain accurate financial records for assigned clients
  • Process underwriting results per client onto the general ledger including premium, reinsurance premium, claims,
    recoveries, commissions and fees.
  • Process reserves per client onto the general ledger i.e. outstanding claims, Incurred But Not Reported (“IBNR”),
  • Process income tax per client onto the general ledger
  • unearned premium reserve as well as corresponding reinsurance portions
  • Prepare and review client financial statements, including income statements, balance sheets, and cash flow statements
  • Manage the collection of premiums and settlement of claims
  • Ensure compliance with accounting standards and regulations
  • Coordinate with internal departments and external stakeholders to resolve any financial issues
  • Provide financial analysis and reporting to management


  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance or similar
  • Minimum of 3 years' experience in an accounting role within the insurance industry
  • Proficiency in accounting software and MS Excel
  • Strong knowledge of accounting principles and regulations
  • Excellent attention to detail and accuracy
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work independently and manage multiple priorities


  • Salary, R500K/Yr - R650K/Yr

Contact Hire Resolve for your next career-changing move.

  • Salary: negotiable.
  • Our client is offering a highly competitive salary for this role based on experience.
  • Apply for this role today on LinkedIn, or contact Candice Aucamp at Hire Resolve
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We will contact you telephonically in 3 days should you be suitable for this vacancy. If you are not suitable, we will put your CV on file and contact you regarding any future vacancies that arise.