Manager- Actuarial Services job at PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC)
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Vacancy title:
Manager- Actuarial Services

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Banking , Category: Accounting & Finance ]

Jobs at:

PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC)

Deadline of this Job:
Friday, July 19 2024 

Duty Station:
Within Kenya , Nairobi, East Africa

Summary
Date Posted: Wednesday, July 03 2024, Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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JOB DETAILS:
PricewaterhouseCoopers is one of Kenya's leading professional services firms focused on providing Audit & Assurance, Advisory and Tax services. Our primary strategic goal is to create value for our clients and deliver a competitive advantage to their operations. Our blend of international and Kenyan expertise is fundamental to the high quality of ...

Job purpose:
• To provide actuarial services across a range of clients.

Key responsibilities
• Plan and support execution of IFRS standards i.e. 9, 17 in client engagements across a range of actuarial advisory services.
• Lead and/or facilitate client workshops and training related to IFRS standards, capital planning, pricing, valuation amongst others;
• Manage IFRS 9, 17 audits that involve the review of the models and technical methodology papers.
• Preparation and review of client engagement reports;
• Project management – facilitate seamless communication between all engagement stakeholders and effective financial management on engagements;
• Collaborate with other business units, ensuring quality execution and delivery of engagements in line with PwC quality standards and guidelines;
• Prioritise multiple tasks across several client assignments and take ultimate accountability for meeting agreed deadlines;
• Support business development through writing proposals, client presentations, identifying opportunities and assist in the conversion of these into revenue;
• Collaborate with other Business Units to identify cross functional business opportunities;
• Actively seek opportunities to recommend/sell additional xLoS services to existing and new clients;
• Client Management - develop and maintain relationships with decision-makers at key clients;
• Coordinate delivery of client projects, act as client liaison during engagements;
• Drive Business Unit/ firm revenue by regularly reviewing and analysing costs charged to client/ job codes and overall team utilisation.
• Learning and Development; keep up to date with industry trends, reporting frameworks and regulations and standards such as IFRS, regulatory requirements among others;
• Provide technical knowledge, direction and training to the engagement teams for the delivery of quality deliverables;
• Participate in internal projects within PwC and the lines of service, as well as acting as a role model, mentor and coach for junior staff members in your business unit;
• Supporting your team’s technical and personal development and identifying where they may require further support; and
• Putting your team first by coaching with purpose, being present with the team and openly communicating expectations.
Knowledge, experience and qualifications required
• A Bachelor’s Degree in actuarial science, statistics, or mathematics.
• Should have completed actuarial exams or have made significant milestones with the papers.
• Accounting qualification e.g.ACCA/CPA will be an added advantage.
• At least 5-8 years’ experience.
• Experience of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) and international standards on auditing (ISA).
• Strong project management skills and experience managing an audit process from planning to completion.
• Confident in challenging yourself and others to complete high quality testing and documentation.
• Ability to establish and nurture positive relationships across all levels - both internally and externally.
• Drives innovative thinking and supports others through change and uncertainty to overcome hurdles.
• Experience in serving large private clients in a variety of industries in an audit.
Personal Attributes
• Strong leadership skills.
• Confident, articulate and clear communication skills.
• Strong numerical and advanced analytical skills.
• Excellent attention to detail.
• Demonstrated ability to manage clients well.
• A track record of being ethical, of good moral standing and maintaining integrity.
• Ability to work effectively with teams and senior managers/ directors both internally and externally.
• A track record of delivering engagements on time.
• Sound problem solving, decision making and judgement skills.
• Open and approachable management style.
• Able to inspire and lead others to achieve challenging results.
• Business acumen and commercial skills.

Work Hours: 8


Experience in Months: 60

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

Job application procedure

Interested and qualified? Go to PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) on pwc.wd3.myworkdayjobs.com to apply



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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Kenya
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: Friday, July 19 2024
Duty Station: Nairobi
Posted: 03-07-2024
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 03-07-2024
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 03-07-2067
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