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Strategic Finance Analyst – SA1491

Our client is a South African based financial services group. They are looking for a Strategic Finance Analyst to join their Group Finance team. This role is primarily responsible for providing support on the tracking and reporting of the Group’s key performance indicators, in line with the Group’s strategy. This will include providing support in analysing the Group’s actual performance against rolling forecasts and prior year results, compiling financial reports (both for internal and external consumption) and providing business intelligence to support business decision making.  

Candidates who are interested should be a Nearly or Newly Qualified Actuary with at least 3 years’ experience, with Life Assurance experience being highly advantageous. You should have experience in report writing and strong communication skills, with a proven track record in building and maintaining relationships with diverse stakeholders. IFRS 17 experience will be highly advantageous. 

Responsibilities will include: 

  • Supporting the integrated reporting planning process, including the management and review of business’ submissions of data/reports. 
  • Assisting in drafting commentary for quarterly operating updates, interim and year-end results.  
  • Assisting in compiling and reviewing monthly updates to the Group Exco on the performance of Key Performance Indictors across the Group.  
  • Providing commercial insight and analysis of business performance, identifying underlying trends and challenging the business performance. 
  • Monitoring and reviewing analyst reports and other industry reports to establish whether information needs can be addressed through providing additional disclosure in the integrated report and / or results presentations. 
  • Providing commercial insight and analysis of business performance, identifying underlying trends and challenging the business performance. 

For more information, please contact Henda ([email protected] or +27 (0)83 603 2961). 

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