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Job Details

Location
Sydney
Salary
$140000 - $155000 per annum, Benefits: + Super
Job Type
Contract
Ref
BH-164342
Contact
Andrew McPherson
Contact email
Email Andrew
Posted
2 months ago
Our client is a major insurance group and employer of choice with great work life balance and flexibility as well as a high performance culture. 

They are about to embark on a strategic business transformation project within general insurance arm and as such are looking for a strong senior finance/accounting candidate ideally with general insurance experience and BA/project skills experience to join the finance stream of the project. 

Reporting into the Finance Project Manager deliverables will include:
  • Apply highly developed accounting SME knowledge in order to assess current finance processes and create impact assessment for identified areas within financial accounting, reporting and actuarial BAU team
  • Gather and develop finance requirements, evaluating proposed solution to ensure it satisfies requirements
  • Deliver finance requirements based on workshops and impact assessment and organise finance stakeholders review/sign off.
  • Timely identify, manage, mitigate, and escalate program risks and issues.
  • Build and maintain productive relationships with stakeholders
  • Be the bridge between BAU finance team and project finance stream to ensure timely delivery of required analysis and information

This is initially a 12 month FTC contract although the project is due to run for 2 years as a minimum so strong possibility of extending. 

Required skills and experience:

  • Qualified CA/CPA accountant with strong financial accounting and finance process knowledge (senior financial accountant / financial accounting manager level)
  • Business analysis skills such as requirements gathering, process mapping, documentation, UAT testing, end user training 
  • General insurance background highly regarded 9(financial services experience essential)
  • Strong stakeholder management experience

If you have the skills and experience to be successful in this role and would like to apply please apply using the link including a Word copy of your resume