Financial Reporting Specialist

Location: CapeTown, South Africa
Salary: neg
Recruiter: Moving Heads Personnel CC
Job Ref: Financial Reporting ..
Summary: Financial Reporting Specialist - Insurance or EB



Job Description


Western Cape (Northern Suburbs)



Ensuring accuracy, completeness and IFRS compliance (where applicable) of statutory and management accounts for the Cluster across a

range of legal entities and divisions

Consolidated management reporting on Cluster level including:

Business performance and variances to budget forecasting trend analysis

Identification/definition of relevant KPIs and reporting and tracking these:


Financial analysis and provision of insights to management on key trends and improvement opportunities  

Drafting of exco, board and audit committee reports

Interface between the Corporate Cluster and Group finance with regards to financial reporting

Participation in and ownership of certain finance projects e.g. IFRS 17 alignment, Group accounting platform replacement etc

Valuations of Cluster investments (listed and unlisted) and preparation of relevant reports in line with Group requirements

Review and approval of monthly Cluster business performance submissions on Group Financial Reporting system (Hyperion)

Stakeholder engagement with respect to the accuracy of the information provided from the business and clarifying Group expectations

General support and assistance to CFO on a range of internal governance requirements (to comply with Group King IV and Companies Act Requirements)


Financial or Accounting qualification

CA (SA) essential

5 years related experience in financial services

Previous exposure to a Long Term Insurance Environment essential and a working knowledge of Health and/or Employee Benefits financial environment and reporting is preferred



Strong financial accounting and reporting skills

Strong management reporting skills

Commercial and Financial acumen

Financial modelling skills an advantage

Experience with Financial reporting for Exco and Board

Experience with Hyperion would be advantageous

Exceptional communication and report writing skills are crucial

Ability to engage effectively on an Exco/Audit Committee level where required



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