Financial Services Advisory – Technical Accounting Insurance_ Senior Manager needed at Deloitte

Job title : Financial Services Advisory – Technical Accounting Insurance_ Senior Manager

Job Location : Gauteng, Johannesburg

Deadline : May 22, 2024

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Responsibilities include:

  • Supporting the development and implementation of the insurance strategy within Financial Services Advisory. This strategy is targeted at Tier 1 and Tier 2 insurers and requires a level of competence in the areas of insurance process accounting, IFRS 17, SAM, SC&E and regulatory reporting.
  • Delivering on the following service offerings to clients within the competencies listed below, with a specific focus on the Insurance Finance Reporting process: 

IFRS 17 Technical Accounting and Financial Reporting Advisory

  • Business impact assessments and gap analyses
  • Technical accounting opinions and advice
  • Development of financial reporting templates, financial statements and general ledger configurations
  • Development of stakeholder communication
  • Secondments to clients to support their IFRS 17, regulatory reporting and/or SAM processes
  • Leading implementation projects to embed IFRS 17 reporting into business as usual.

Financial Reporting Remediation and Transformation

  • IFRS 17 implementation and financial reporting transformation projects, supported by the Deloitte Risk Advisory, Actuarial & Insurance Solutions, Human Capital and Tax divisions.
  • Redesigning of the finance function.
  • Working with Deloitte Consulting to define the finance strategy as well as designing and implementing changes to the finance processes and policies in Insurers
  • Developing expertise in other International Financial Reporting Standards that impact insurers, including IFRS 9, IFRS 13, IFRS 15 and IFRS 18.

Training and Engagement management

  • Preparing and delivering of training material to internal and external stakeholders.
  • Actively supporting in identifying sales opportunities in the insurance market and contributing to the preparation of proposals/tenders and presentations for these clients.
  • Identifying innovative solutions on projects / engagements to enhance / renew service offerings to client.
  • Contributing to thought leadership and sharing of knowledge and expertise with clients, colleagues and teams.
  • Managing client engagements and maintaining oversight of all engagements / projects within sphere of responsibility.
  • Acting as a coach/mentor in developing team members and counselees on an ongoing basis.
  • Empowering team through appropriate delegation of work.


Qualifications / Experience required

  • Qualified CA’s / Senior Manager with 3 to 4 years’ post articles experience from a Big 4 Professional services firm or currently be working at an Insurer.
  • Must have prior Insurance Industry experience and be interested in implementing new accounting standards like IFRS17
  • Must have current technical accounting experience
  • Must be willing to invest time to skill up to be able to implement once training has been provided
  • Prior involvement in implementing a new accounting standard such as IFRS 9, 15 or 16 will be advantageous

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