Financial Reporting Manager | Insurance

Opportunity for an experienced General Insurance accounting professional to join a global and growing insurance company in the CBD.

MARS are proudly partnering with a large general insurance company with a global reach. Due to expansion, they're looking to hire a Financial Reporting Manager to join their large and growing team.

Job Overview:

As a Financial Reporting Manager, you will play a key role in overseeing and managing the financial reporting functions of the company. This includes ensuring compliance with accounting standards, particularly IFRS 17, and providing accurate and timely financial information to internal and external stakeholders.


Financial Reporting:

  • Prepare and review financial statements in accordance with IFRS and other relevant accounting standards.
  • Coordinate the month-end and year-end closing processes, ensuring accuracy and completeness of financial data.
  • Provide analysis and insights into financial performance to support strategic decision-making.

APRA Returns:

  • Manage the preparation and submission of APRA returns in compliance with regulatory requirements.
  • Stay informed about APRA reporting guidelines and ensure timely and accurate submissions.

IFRS 17 Compliance:

  • Lead the implementation and ongoing adherence to IFRS 17 requirements.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to gather necessary data for IFRS 17 reporting.
  • Stay abreast of regulatory changes and industry best practices related to IFRS 17.

Internal and External Stakeholder Communication:

  • Communicate financial results and insights to senior management and other key stakeholders.
  • Collaborate with auditors and regulatory bodies to ensure smooth audits and compliance.

Process Improvements:

  • Identify opportunities for process improvement and implement best practices in financial reporting.
  • Streamline reporting processes to enhance efficiency and accuracy.


  • Degree educated with CA/CPA qualification.
  • 7+ years practical experience in financial reporting within the General Insurance industry.
  • Experience in preparing and submitting APRA returns.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Effective communication skills for interacting with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Confident in Excel and other ERP systems.

To Note:

  • Only candidates with experience working within General Insurance will be considered for this role.
  • Flexible work from home benefits - 3 days in the office.
  • Only Australian Citizens or Permanent Residents will be considered for this role.

If you're interested in this opportunity, please apply to the role directly. Alternatively, you can send your CV over to

AU$150000 - AU$170000 per annum + + Super + Bonus
Sydney CBD, Sydney, Australia
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