79926 Requisition #


We are looking for a hardworking, dedicated and focussed Statutory Accountant to join our forward-thinking business.

Reporting directly to the Assistant Manager, you will take on the preparation of statutory accounts, board reporting and technical accounting papers.
The team are responsible for preparing the statutory accounts for numerous legal entities within the UK Group structure.
The team will work with all areas of the business to ensure delivery of accurate statutory accounts whilst gaining an understanding of the core processes. 

This role will provide an opportunity for personal and professional development.
Your Role:
  • Preparation of statutory accounts
  • Work closely with  external auditors 
  • Preparation of board reporting
  • FCA regulatory reporting
  • Impairment calculations
  • Earn out calculations
  • Technical accounting papers
  • Ensure compliance with internal controls
  • Review reconciliations of Balance sheet and Profit & Loss accounts
  • Ad-hoc projects (such as liquidation/dissolution of entities, assisting with acquisitions)
  • Comply with AJG Professional Standards Manual in accordance with statutory requirements for role with specific attention, but not limited to Whistle Blowing, Treating Customers Fairly.
  • Carry out duties following  internal policies and procedures in accordance with applicable laws, rules, regulations, good governance and Gallagher’s shared values, in particular, putting clients at the heart of our business.

Your Skills, Experience and Qualifications:

•    Qualified Accountant ACCA/CA with 2 years post qualification experience
•    Working or previously worked for a large accounting/audit firm is highly desirable
•    Strong technical accounting skills
•    Comfortable working within a demanding environment with strict deadlines
•    Must be organised and proactive
•    Positive and enthusiastic attitude
•    Must be proficient in Microsoft Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint
•    Excellent communication and presentation skills
•    Able to work independently and also as part of a team


What we offer you:

We want Gallagher to be the organisation that all our people are proud to be a part of and where everyone can call themselves one of our team. Where our culture is embracing of difference, where you can be the best and, perhaps most importantly, be yourself.


We are all different in some way. If we were all the same, and all thought the same, we would be vulnerable as a group. By welcoming and encouraging diverse opinions and backgrounds within our organisation, we will have a healthier, more innovative and ultimately more profitable business.


If this sounds like somewhere you’d like to join, we'd love to hear from you. If you require flexibility for a role you are applying for, give us a call to chat through the options.

About Us:

Gallagher is a global leader in insurance, risk management and consulting services. We help businesses grow, communities thrive and people prosper. We live a culture motivated by The Gallagher Way, our set of shared values and guiding tenets. A culture driven by our people, over 30,000 strong, serving our clients with customized solutions that will protect them and fuel their futures.


As a member of our global brokerage team, you’ll help our clients address risk, protect assets and recover from losses.


Our employing entity, Arthur J. Gallagher Services (UK) Limited, is proud to be accredited as a Living Wage employer with the Living Wage Foundation. Gallagher is committed to diversity of opportunity for all and is opposed to any form of less favourable treatment on the grounds of gender or gender identity, marital status, civil partnership status, parental status, race, ethnicity, colour, nationality, disability, sexual orientation, religion/ belief, age and those with caring responsibilities.



Please Note:

Gallagher never extends an offer of employment or requests any personal identification information without having received an online application and conducted one or more in-person or video interviews. If you have received any communication referencing the offer of a job at Gallagher and you have not submitted an online application or been interviewed by a Gallagher employee, please do not assume that the offer is being sent from a legitimate Gallagher representative.

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