Senior Director, Accounting - Global Insurance Services


About the Role

We are involved in advising insurers and lawyers in strategic, mission-critical areas. This is an excellent opportunity for a Senior Director level candidate to help build out our expert services focused on technical insurance and financial accounting issues.

What You'll Do
  • Lead and assist in the delivery of client projects by providing expertise on technical insurance and financial accounting issues. Areas of focus will include: technical areas of (re)insurance accounting, reserving and application of contract terms.
  • Supporting or serving as an Expert Witness in Proceedings (ideally with prior Expert Witness experience).
  • Forensic review of policy, premium, claim and accounting information, reports and correspondence.
  • Lead and manage internal and external staff.
  • Play an active role in the overall strategic direction and day-to-day management of the LDRCC Service line and its impact into the ongoing success of the EMEA insurance practice.
  • Manage the resolution of issues, problems and differences across a range of business or client related matters.
  • Communicate effectively across a range of levels and areas in respect of all matters relating to the role.
  • Contribute to the development of effective and co-operative relationships between LDRCC, other areas of GIS, FTI and clients.
  • Support the ongoing development of new client opportunities with an extensive contact network of (re)insurance, accounting and legal community relationships.

How You'll Grow

As a business, we will invest in training and will support your development to ensure continuous enhancement of your skills and advancement in your career path, in addition to flexible mentorship across any part of FTI. Offering you a challenging but empowered working environment with accessibility to an exceptional network of insurers, legal professionals and international Fortune 500 companies.

Qualifications & Experience

  • UK Chartered Accountancy and/or US CPA qualified
  • Previous technical audit experience.
  • A minimum of 10 years' experience operating in a (re) insurance accounting, managerial or consultancy environment.
  • Understanding of good technical audit practice, arbitration and litigation process and burden of evidence production.
  • Understanding and experience of expert witness responsibilities.
  • Proven track record of identifying technical issues at a high level, directing and overseeing staff to developing robust , structured reports and Opinions.
  • Strong analytical and forensic review skills.
  • Strong network of contacts.
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills able to influence others, handle challenges & conflicting priorities comfortably.
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills including report writing
  • Entitlement to work in the UK
  • This role requires travel to clients and FTI offices

Our Benefits

Apart from the well-structured career path and excellent team environment, our employees enjoy a variety of perks and benefits.

We offer a competitive benefits and wellbeing programme including private medical insurance, dental insurance, life insurance, income protection, flex critical illness cover, 5% employer pension contribution, holiday buy, discounted gym membership, interest free travel loans, paid volunteer hours and corporate matching for charitable donations, and much more.

About FTI Consulting

What makes us unique? With more than 6,250 employees located in offices in every corner of the globe, we are the firm our clients call when their most important issues are at stake. Regardless of what level you are, you will have the opportunity to work alongside and learn from top experts in your field on high-profile engagements that impact history. Our culture is collaborative, and we value diversity, recognition, development and making a difference in our communities.

FTI Consulting is publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange and has been recognized as a Best Firm to Work For by Consulting magazine and one of America's Best Management Consulting Firms by Forbes . For more information, visit and connect with us on Twitter ( @FTIConsulting ), Facebook and LinkedIn .

FTI Consulting is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, protected veteran status, religion, physical or mental disability, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, or any other basis protected by law, ordinance, or regulation.


Job information

Firm: FTI Consulting

Location: London



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