IFRS 17 Project Manager Johannesburg officeOur client is looking to expanding its IFRS 17 team, offering a client facing role for a project manager who has a desire to assist a range of clients across Africa to implement IFRS 17.
The candidate will report directly to the Associate Director who heads up the IFRS 17 implementation team. Develop, under the guidance of the Associate Director, a high-
level understanding of IFRS 17 and the RiskIntegrity TM IFRS17 software developed by Moodys Analytics and used by the team and some of its clients Develop a thorough understanding of implementation phases used for our IFRS 17 client implementation projects, including the resources needed, the prerequisites, deliverables and success criteria for each phase Project manage, in collaboration with client project managers, multiple IFRS 17 implementation projects across Africa (managing up to three clients at any one time)o Develop detailed project planso Coordinate internal and client resourceso Ensure that all projects are delivered on time, within scope and within budgeto Prepare reports for client Steering Committees and clients internal project meetings Track IFRS 17 resource availabilityRequirements Bachelor's degree in appropriate field of study Strong understanding of formal project management methodologies (Project Management Professional certification is our preference) Proven working experience in project management with at least one being a transformational programme involving technology, processes and people at a senior level (with preference for IFRS 9 implementation experience) Excellent client facing and internal written and verbal communication skills Solid organisational skills including attention to detail and multitasking skills Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office Willingness to travel to non-
South African based clients from time to time