Head of Finance - (Insurance / Accounting / Reporting / Regulatory/ Strategy) - Namibia

Location: Namibia, Namibia
Date Posted: 29-06-2017
  • To develop, enhance, implement and maintain an accurate, efficient, timely and effective financial reporting system to ensure compliance with group and legislative reporting requirements and deadlines.
  • To co-ordinate, compile and manage the audit process in order to produce the annual financial statements according to the international reporting standards within the specified group deadlines.
  • To co-coordinate, compile, distribute and manage the board, audit and related sub-committee packs to ensure the relevant stakeholders are updated on issues, changes and trends in the operating model and operational delivery of the business which impact the risk exposure and strategic objectives of the business.
  • To consolidate the statutory financials of all group specialized entities within the group on a monthly, quarterly, half-yearly and annual basis to support timely and effective representation to group stakeholders.
  • To enhance, implement and maintain financial control processes throughout the business to identify and mitigate key business risks and ensure timely and complete execution of fiduciary duties.
  • To lead, coach and mentor staff across all business pillars in order to improve organizational capacity and improve business sustainability.
  • To review, assess and manage the implementation of effective business processes in a proactive manner within agreed timelines across all business units in order to support the in-country and group management in the identification and mitigation of significant business and compliance risks.
  • To establish and maintain effective internal and external relationships with key
    stakeholders in order to gain buy-in as to the credibility and sustainability of the business.
Qualifications and Experience:
  • Qualified Chartered Accountant
  • 6 years plus experience post qualification within a corporate environment, preferably within Insurance.
  • Knowledge of IFRS, GAAP, Local Relevant Tax and VAT regulations.  Long term insurance industry,  Companies Act, Labor Act and other relevant legislation
  • Working Experience and knowledge of the SAP accounting system
  • MS Office Suite (Specifically Advanced Excel and PowerPoint)

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Thania Jaffer
Executive Recruiter: Insurance, Risk & Healthcare
CA Global Finance
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