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Mia Benjamin

Recruitment Consultant

Mia is a multi-sector Recruitment Consultant, supporting Isle of Man jobseekers across our Temporary, Contract and Permanent work divisions.

  • Matching candidates to available jobs, aligned with tailored candidate support and guidance throughout the process
  • Expert provision of interview and CV guidance for those leaving education through to those seeking their next role
  • Supporting recruitment events and educational job clinics
  • Working with Isle of Man employers to understand and support their recruitment needs
  • Equestrian and Goldfish enthusiast (claims to make the best office brew)

'I love working in recruitment, it's such a rewarding feeling assisting a candidate’s job search. Whether it's giving advice to improve their CV, talking through interview preparation and techniques to make them feel confident walking into the interview room or giving them the call to say ‘you’ve got the job’ and hearing the pure delight and happiness in their voice - it's truly heart-warming.

It really is the best job, no day is the same and being relatively new in this industry I cannot wait to continue to learn and develop in the world of recruitment!'



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Trainee Accountant , Permanent Job, Isle of Man

Accountancy, Actuarial & Tax
Full Time, Permanent
Entry Mid Level
Are you looking to commence your accounting career? This could be the role for you!

The Role…

You will take ownership of the preparation of financial reporting requirements and your responsibilities will include:

Producing deliverables to a high degree of accuracy on a timely basis
Ensure management information packs are prepared in accordance with the service level agreements and internal reporting timetable
Ensure financial information produced reflects the results of the entity with variances investigated are reported
Carry out manual adjustments accurately and on a timely basis

About You…

We’re looking for a graduate or A’ Level lever with the following skills and experience:

5 GCSEs (or equivalent) grads c or above including Maths and English
Desire to obtain accounting qualifications (ACA, ACCA, CAT)
Able to demonstrate high level of accuracy, strong numerical skills, strong analytical and problem- solving skills
Experience of working to deadlines and under pressure
Ideally hold experience in an accounting function and familiar with the use of SAP

The Reward…

You will receive a full-time permanent contact, alongside:
Competitive salary
Benefits and professional training package
Onchan based office location

Unit Pricing Administrator, Permanent Job, Isle of Man

Insurance & Insuretech
Full Time, Permanent
Entry Mid Level
Our client, an international life assurance company, is looking for a Unit Pricing Administrator within their investments department.

The Role…

As an Investment Administrator in the Unit Pricing team, you\'ll be assisting with:

Importing and meticulously reviewing files from policy administration systems
Seamlessly execute transactions with counterparties
Pricing of assets held in personalised and pooled funds, ensuring their accurate valuation
Process daily fund valuations for a diverse range of pooled funds
Identify and escalate exceptions

About You…

To excel in this role, you should bring the following skills and experience:

A basic knowledge of investments
A minimum of 5 GCSEs (or equivalent) with grade C or above, including English and Maths
Strong numeracy skills
Ability to work accurately under pressure
Familiarity with Microsoft Office, particularly Excel

The Reward…

You will receive a full time permanent contract, alongside:

Comprehensive benefits package
Salary in line with skills and experience
South based office location

Compliance Officer, Permanent Job, Isle of Man

Legal, Risk & Compliance
Mid Senior Level
Our client, an investments organisation, is seeking a dedicated Compliance Officer to join their team. If you\'re passionate about navigating the complex landscape of compliance, regulations, and mitigating risks, this could be the role for you!

The Role…

As a Compliance Officer, your role is pivotal in ensuring that operations in both the Isle of Man and the UK locations adhere to laws, regulatory requirements, policies, and procedures. You will:

Maintain awareness of relevant legislation and regulation, and to ensure that the business units implement changes on a timely basis
Provide pragmatic and practical regulatory interpretation, guidance and advice to the business, its managers and support functions
Assist in the establishment, implementation and maintenance of clear and concise policies, procedures, and standards for preventing, detecting and correcting non-compliance with applicable laws and regulations
Ensure compliance with regulatory obligations, whilst taking a risk based, commercial and practical approach to challenges, offering appropriate solutions to the business
Manage and update the Risk & Compliance Monitoring Programme, which tests the adequacy and effectiveness of the risk framework, policies, procedures and controls and to oversee that all findings are satisfactorily remediated

About You…

Are you the Compliance Officer we\'re looking for? Here\'s what you should bring to the table:

A relevant professional qualification is essential - risk, compliance, financial crime prevention
Demonstrable experience and skill of risk and compliance functions ideally within the fund / investment industry
Working knowledge of regulatory framework and requirements of Isle of Man, UK, Ireland and South Africa
Broad based knowledge of offshore financial services industry
Excellent communication skills with well developed and confident training skills

The Reward…

Here\'s what you can look forward to:

Competitive salary
Douglas based office location
Permanent full time contract
Benefits package

Senior Accountant, Permanent Job, Isle of Man

Accountancy, Actuarial & Tax
Full Time, Permanent
Mid Senior Level
Are you a talented accountant seeking a new challenge? We are currently looking for a dedicated Senior Accountant to join our client’s team and contribute to the business’ success.

The Role…

As a Senior Accountant, you will play a crucial role in financial operations. Your responsibilities will include:

Reviewing CSP, Fund, and Trust management accounts/valuations
Preparing financial statements for companies incorporated in various jurisdictions, including Isle of Man, United Kingdom, BVI, Ireland, and Cayman Islands
Managing Auditors and ensuring smooth sign-offs in accordance with regulatory deadlines
Handling bookkeeping for entities and completing tax returns (IOM, VAT, UK)
Conducting monthly, quarterly, and annual management account reviews for CSP Client Companies, including Statements of Assets and Liabilities and VAT
Overseeing monthly client account reconciliations and annual trust account reconciliations

About You…

Applicants should possess strong communication and influencing skills, effectively conveying complex information and handling challenging situations with tact and assertiveness, you will also:

Show a keen interest in personal development, embracing new ideas and approaches
Proven experience in a similar position
Qualified ACCA Accountant (Part-Qualified may be considered)

The Reward...

You will receive a full time permanent contract, alongside:
Competitive salary & benefits package
Douglas based office location

Graduate Actuarial Trainee, Permanent Job, Isle of Man

Accountancy, Actuarial & Tax
Full Time, Permanent
Entry Mid Level
Begin Your Career Journey as a Graduate Actuarial Trainee!

Are you a highly numerate graduate with a passion for mathematics and a drive to excel in the world of actuarial science? If you\'re ready to apply your mathematical skills to real-world challenges and contribute to the growth of our company, this opportunity is for you.

The Role…

As a Graduate Actuarial Trainee, you will play a key role in our dynamic team. This position is an excellent starting point for those who aspire to become accomplished actuaries. Your responsibilities will encompass a range of tasks across various areas, including pricing and product development, regulatory and internal reporting, actuarial liability modelling, and active participation in project initiatives. Day to day duties will include:

Assisting in the production of valuations to meet external reporting standards and deadlines
Contributing to internal financial reporting, including experience investigations using agreed methodologies
Supporting the development and upkeep of actuarial liability models, ensuring data accuracy and maintaining proper documentation
Playing an active role in maintaining and enhancing illustration systems

About You…

Applicants must hold an honours degree (at least second class division 1) in a mathematical or related subject, accompanied by a strong academic record in mathematical subjects, and:

You meet the necessary criteria to become a student member of the Institute and Faculty of Actuaries (or equivalent body) or are already a member
Experience with Excel, including VBA
Your exceptional analytical skills are complemented by an unwavering attention to technical detail
Excellent interpersonal skills empower you to communicate effectively with colleagues at all levels

The Reward…

You will receive a full time permanent contract, alongside:
Competitive package
Based at the Business Park, Douglas

Customer Service Relationship Manager, Permanent Job, Isle of Man

Marketing & Business Development
Entry Mid Level
We are currently seeking a Customer Service Relationship Manager on behalf of our client. This role will be responsible for managing customer relationships and ensuring the highest level of service delivery.

The Role…

As the Customer Service Relationship Manager, you will be responsible for:

Building and maintaining relationships with key clients
Delivering excellent customer service
Customer retention and upselling
Understand and resolve customer queries and complaints in an efficient manner
Accurate record keeping or customers records

About You…

To excel in this role, you will need:

Proven experience in customer service
Strong ability to build and maintain relationships with clients
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Strong problem-solving skills and ability to handle customer complaints effectively
A customer-centric mindset and a commitment to delivering exceptional service

The Reward…

You will receive a full time permanent contract, alongside:
Company benefits package
Outskirts of Douglas office location

Administrator, Permanent Job, Isle of Man

Entry Mid Level
Our client, a leading Life Assurance company, is seeking Administrators within multiple areas of their business to include Advisor Services, Payments, New Business and Client Services.

The Role...

The successful candidate will be responsible for:-

Contributing to the delivery of their own and the teams objectives, ensuring that the organisations strategic goals are reached. To achieve this delivery requires excellent, proactive and quality based customer service across a range of service disciplines.
To enable this multi-disciplined approach cross-skilling, learning and development are an integral feature of the Client Services philosophy.

About you...
Requirements for the roles are:-

4 GCSEs Grade C to include Maths and English and/or NVQ Level 1 – or equivalent.

The Reward...

A competitive salary and benefits package will be offered to the successful candidate.

Business Support Administrator, Permanent Job, Isle of Man

Administration & Business Support
Entry Mid Level
We are looking for a positive, organised and pro-active individual to support our clients, Directors, upper management and general business functions. Based in Port St Mary the successful applicant will receive a permanent, full time contract.

The role…
You will make a positive and supportive impact, and you key duties will include:

You’ll be responsible for everyday office duties, managing schedules and communications. Prioritising emails & phone calls
Making travel/meeting arrangements and bookings
Completing KYC/KYB checks
Produce, display and send informative internal communications
Providing administrative support to other areas of our business

About You…

Applicants must have excellent Communication skills, and be able to convey information in a simple and understandable way both written and verbal, and:
Be highly organised, able to work at pace with a high degree of accuracy
Have a flexible and adaptable approach
Good problem solving and analytical skills
Experienced in Microsoft Office applications

The Reward…

You will receive a permanent contract, alongside:
Competitive salary
Company benefits package
Based in Port St Mary

Client Accountant, Permanent Job, Isle of Man

Accountancy, Actuarial & Tax
Mid Senior Level
We’re currently seeking a skilled and detail-oriented individual for the position of Client Accountant to join a leading independent yacht management company. This role is critical to ensuring accurate financial records and providing excellent client service.

The Role…

You will be responsible for managing all aspects of client accounting, including preparation and maintenance of financial records, and:

Collaborate with clients to understand their financial needs and provide tailored solutions
Perform regular financial analysis and reporting to inform strategic decision-making
Prepare and submit financial statements, including balance sheets, income statements, and cash flow statements
Ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and reporting standards
Conduct periodic audits to ensure accuracy and integrity of financial data

About You…

The ideal candidate will have be a part-qualified or newly qualified accountant, and will have the following skills and experience:

Excellent knowledge of accounting principles and practices
Strong attention to detail and ability to maintain accurate and organised financial records
Proficient with relevant accounting software and tools
Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively with clients and colleagues
Ability to prioritise and manage multiple tasks to meet deadlines

The Reward…

The successful applicant will receive a competitive salary, alongside:

Company benefits package
Permanent contract

Assistant Accountant, Permanent, Isle of Man

Accountancy, Actuarial & Tax, egaming & ecommerce
Full Time, Permanent
Entry Mid Level
We are currently seeking an Assistant Accountant for our client who works with some of the largest remote gambling operators in the world to ensure they run efficiently and compliantly, reducing corporate risk and protecting players in the process.

The Role...

You will be involved in overseeing a portfolio of licensed and unlicensed entities within the Gaming, IP & digital technologies industries across a range of jurisdictions and will have the opportunity to:
Maintain financial ledgers from source documents provided by the client or client manager
Compile statutory financial statements in accordance with UK GAAP for a variety of entity types across multiple jurisdictions
Assist with the preparation of monthly gambling duty returns, quarterly regulatory return submissions, and review of VAT returns for your portfolio of clients
Assist with the preparation of cash flow projections and solvency checks
Assist with preparation of management accounts and finance reports for quarterly board meetings

About You...

You will be a part qualified accountant with relevant client accounting experience in a corporate service provider or similar environment and will have the following skills and experience:
Strong knowledge of principles, methods and procedures used in modern accounting teams
A knowledge and awareness of the e-gaming landscape
Experience of working within a client accounting environment
Experience of working on NavOne, Xero cloud accounting package, CCH accounting software and Jobstream would be an advantage

The Reward...

You will work as part of a skilled team with the opportunity to gain exposure to a wide variety of gaming organisations, alongside:

Competitive salary
Company benefits package
ACCA Platinum Approved Employer

Systems Administrator, Permanent Job, Isle of Man

Information Technology
Full Time
Entry Mid Level
Are you a highly skilled and motivated individual with a passion for ensuring the smooth operation of IT systems? Are you experienced in managing payroll systems and thrive in a fast-paced environment? Our client, a leading payroll company, has an exciting opportunity for you to join their expanding team as a System Administrator.

The Role…

As a System Administrator, you will play a crucial role in overseeing the day-to-day operation of IT infrastructure, guaranteeing the smooth function of systems and applications. Your responsibilities will include:

Overseeing IT infrastructure, including servers, networks, and databases, while collaborating with external IT providers
Performing system monitoring, troubleshooting, and maintenance to ensure high availability and performance
Managing user accounts, permissions, and access rights to ensure data security and confidentiality
Installing, configuring, and updating software applications used in payroll processing

About You…

To excel in this role, you will have proven work experience as a System Administrator or similar role, preferably in a payroll or finance-related company, and will have the following skills and experience:
Strong knowledge of Windows operating systems
Proficiency in managing Active Directory, DNS, DHCP, and other network services
Familiarity with database management systems, preferably SQL Server
Excellent troubleshooting and problem-solving skills

The Reward…

You will receive a competitive salary, alongside:
Company benefits package
Onchan office location
Free parking facilities

Senior Administrator - Litigation Project, Contract, Isle of Man

Fiduciaries, Administration & Business Support
Entry Mid Level
Join our client\'s dynamic team and make a significant impact by utilising your exceptional customer service and data analysis skills on a fixed term contract

The Role…

You will identify and source essential policy holder documentation/information to support the project\'s objectives and your key responsibilities will include:

Analyse data/documentation trends and effectively communicate with internal and external teams to ensure prompt issue escalation
Provide proactive, high-quality customer service and employ data analysis across diverse service disciplines
Collaborate with the wider team to identify trends in missing information and assist in resolution efforts

About You:

You will thrive in a deadline-driven environment, and have the following skills and experience:
Have previous experience in a professional office based environment, ideally with Life Assurance
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Ability to work well individually and as part of a team

The Reward:

You will receive a competitive compensation package, alongside:

fixed term contact
Opportunity to gain valuable experience within a litigation project