Sunday , February 25 2024

Hollard Insurance Careers – Management Accountant

Website Hollard Insurance

Job Description:

Hello…an exciting new opportunity has just become available in our Hollard Life Solutions, Finance area. We are looking to recruit a Management Accountant.To compile and analyse financial records and to report on those to business and other stakeholders (e.g. Finance Business Partners, Divisional CFO, General Managers and External Partners/Finance Heads). Timely and accurate preparation of underwriting Income Statement, Balance Sheet reconciliations and analysis of result Continuous liaison with, and support of the business partners

Job Responsibilities:

  • Maintain mutual beneficial relationships throughout the business
  • Authorisation of banking payments
  • Advise IT on changes, amendments and automation which need to be made to the operational systems to ensure effective and smooth operation
  • Assist in the audit process by liaising with auditors and providing relevant audit support
  • Ensure commission is calculated accurately by the system and paid timeously
  • To assist the divisional finance team with meeting its objectives
  • Liaise with internal and external stakeholders to ensure query resolution
  • To escalate unresolved challenges to finance business partner
  • Continuous improvement of accounting processes and controls in line with internal and other stakeholder needs
  • Perform the functional management of all aspects of the operational systems and financial system
  • Liaise with administrators to ensure data integrity
  • Timeous preparation of the commissions file for payment
  • To ensure that all issues with operational systems are reported promptly to IT for logging.
  • Be able to maintain accurate scheme accounting and no audit issues arising from the portfolio responsible for
  • Work closely with all the business units in planning the resource for and executing testing required on changes to the operational systems.
  • Management and support of the Junior Management Accountants
  • Ad hoc responsibilities when they arise that are finance related

Job Requirements:

  • Time management skills
  • Customer service orientation
  • IFRS and International accounting standards (incl IFRS17)
  • Good planning and organising skills
  • Time management (Able to plan, organize and prioritize workload to meet deadlines)
  • Computer literacy – MS Office – Excel & Work – advanced
  • Exceptional business acumen and broad business knowledge
  • Analytical thinking skills
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills
  • A minimum of 5 years relevant experience
  • Some Insurance industry experience would be an advantage
  • In depth knowledge of financial accounting and related processes

Job Details:

Company: Hollard Insurance

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Johannesburg, Gauteng, SA

Application Deadline: N/A

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