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Group Accountant

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A well-established insurance organisation has an opening for an individual who has commercial insight. The purpose of this role is to manage the full spectrum of the Group's financial activities including: monthly consolidated management and board reports, budgeting and forecasting process as well we statutory financial statements.


  • Manage the corporate month end accounting process.
  • Prepare monthly consolidated financial reports.
  • Prepare monthly management reports.
  • Prepare consolidated Annual Financial Statements.
  • Manage the budget and forecast processes, including preparing consolidated budgets or forecasts and Exco reporting pack.
  • Prepare the quarterly Board reporting packs.
  • Manage the monthly variance analysis and providing commentary on the financial performance.
  • Prepare consolidated cash flow and cash forecast reports Leadership.
  • Instil a culture of continuous process improvement in the organisation.
  • Establish strong relationships with the Group and Regional CFO's as well as the Group COO.
  • Ensure strict adherence to the Group reporting timelines finance systems, processes and controls.
  • Lead and implement process improvements and automation across all relevant group finance activities.
  • Develop, implement and maintain the D365 system for group reporting.
  • Improve the management, understanding and reporting of cash in the organisation people.
  • Attract, develop and retain a small team of highly skilled and talented professionals.
  • Create a collaborative, ambitious team culture that constantly deliver outstanding performance.
  • Ensure continuous service delivery through succession planning.


  • Relevant tertiary qualification.
  • Must have at least 5 to 8 years' experience in a group finance environment.
  • Strong Technical or IFRS knowledge.
  • Experience in budgeting and forecasting.
  • Experience in financial reporting at Board level.
  • Experience of the insurance or services industry would be an added advantage.

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Gauteng - JHB North