Finance Manager job at ICEA Lion Group
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Vacancy title:
Finance Manager

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Insurance , Category: Accounting ]

Jobs at:

ICEA Lion Group

Deadline of this Job:
22 November 2022  

Duty Station:
Within Kenya , Nairobi , East Africa

Date Posted: Friday, November 11, 2022 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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Key Responsibilities:
• Manage the Company’s technical financial & accounting matters.
• Oversee the monitoring and implementation of key financial controls across the Finance value chain.
• Support the CFO in capital management and strategy execution.
• Constantly review and ensure compliance with the approved investment mix.
• Regularly monitor and review investment performance reports from various service providers such as fund and property managers.
• Monitor and report on Company budgetary discipline for efficiency.
• Participate in development of financial performance measures that support the Company’s strategic direction.
• Conduct meaningful proactive financial analysis to inform and support key business decisions.
• Regularly review the accounting and financial systems to enhance efficiency.
• Establish and monitor internal control processes required to manage and grow the business.
• Proactively work with the internal audit team to identify and implement financial control improvements.
• Ensure key account reconciliations are conducted regularly and outstanding items promptly resolved. • Ensure timely and accurate preparation and review of periodic and ad hoc management reports.
• Work with the external auditors to ensure timely closure of statutory audits
• Active monitoring of changes in tax legislation and ensure compliance including timely remittance of all applicable taxes.

Job Requirements:
• Bachelor of Commerce Accounting degree from a recognized university.
• CPA (K) or ACCA professional qualification. (A CFA credential will be an added advantage)
• Member of ICPAK or a recognized Accounting body and in good standing.
• Accounting, Audit and (or) Actuarial background and experience
• A minimum of ten (10) years of post-qualification experience with at least three to five (3-5) years in a management position within a Life insurance company or in the audit of a Life insurance company.

Key Competencies:

• Strong communication and presentation skills including proven ability and experience in developing proposals, concept papers as well as writing business reports.
• Good working knowledge and understanding of International Financial Reporting Standards – IFRSs relating to Long Term Insurance contracts and reporting.
• Attention to detail, analytical and critical thinking skills.
• Experience in implementation of new systems and building strong internal control environments.
• Hands-on orientation with a focus on timely execution of tasks to the highest quality without supervision.
• Understanding and working experience of Kenyan tax regulations.
• Understanding of local financial industry regulations.
• Great interpersonal skills with proven ability to lead a team, influence others to accomplish collective goals and relate well with both internal and external customers.
• Good technology skills and hands-on experience with computerized accounting applications.
• Experience in change management and the ability to positively lead change.
• Working experience in financial modelling, budgeting and planning

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 120

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

Job application procedure

Interested and qualified? Go to ICEA Lion Group on to apply

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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Kenya
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 22 November 2022  
Duty Station: Nairobi
Posted: 11-11-2022
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 11-11-2022
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 11-11-2065
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