Financial Accountant (Insurance / Accounting / Regulatory/ Strategy) - Namibia

Location: Windhoek, Namibia
Date Posted: 16-05-2017
Reference number:THJ

Responsibilities:
  • Capture transactions with accuracy and completeness in the business’ accounting system and administration system
  • Prepare and facilitate claim and commission payment transactions for verification and approval in line with the business’ delegation of authority mandates
  • Perform reconciliation between the administration system, accounting system and bank accounts and resolve discrepancies in a timely manner
  • Conduct periodic financial analysis to identify and resolve issues, gaps or variances such as undefined balances, unposted entries and balance sheet imbalances
  • Perform financial analysis and ensure data integrity to facilitate accurate reports to relevant stakeholders to allow the identification of key risk and strategic growth measurements and financial performance of business to accurately and effectively implement financial and accounting processes to support the sound running of the business.
  • To build and promote effective working relationships with relevant internal and external stakeholders in order to provide the necessary insights and financial information in support of the business objectives.
  • To remain abreast of relevant developments and legislative requirements and accepted industry best practices in order to prevent exposure to unnecessary risks and maintain competitive advantage.
  • Assist with the year-end audit preparation and liaison with auditors.
 
Qualifications and Experience:
  • B Com degree with specialisation in Accounting, Economics or Finance
  • Preference will be given to applicants who have completed articles or working towards final exams
  • 3 years’ experience in financial services and preferably long term insurance in the role of a Financial Accountant
  • Knowledge of accounting processes from source through the general ledger to the production of a Trial Balance
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Thania Jaffer
Executive Recruiter: Insurance, Risk & Healthcare
CA Global Finance
 
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