Insurance Finance Transformation Assistant Manager / Manager, Financial Services Consulting
We invite highly motivated, dynamic professionals to join our growing insurance consulting practice in Singapore to work with a variety of local and global (re)insurers on their finance transformation journeys.
We are looking to expand our fast growing insurance advisory services in Singapore and are looking for self-motivated candidates that will play a significant role in driving the continued growth of our insurance advisory practice.
The ideal candidate should have worked in either an insurance financial operations / systems role and / or in a consulting firm having experience in finance transformation for (re)insurers, including experience of :
Finance operating model design and implementation
Finance operational process improvements across a variety of functions
Finance systems design and implementation
Digital and technology enablement in finance
Programme management support for insurance finance change
Good understanding of IFRS 17 impacts on data, systems and processes
This dynamic role, to join a growing and developing team, involves (at a high-level) :
Leading the delivery of finance transformation projects with (re)insurers especially in IFRS17
Developing KPMG’s insurance finance to take to market
Working with other colleagues in insurance advisory practice to leverage their expertise and insights
Day-to-day support for the role will be provided by local KPMG staff as well as our wider insurance advisory practice.
As a requirements, personality traits leading to a good fit into the team include independence, being innovative and resourceful in thinking with strong relationship, organisational and presentation skills.
Furthermore, teamwork and strong project management skills are a necessity to ensure project delivery success.
The ideal candidate should :
Possess a recognised degree or relevant qualification (accounting / finance / PMO)
Have a minimum of 5 years’ relevant experience with (re)insurers or consulting firms
Have a good understanding of the impacts of IFRS 17
Have a sound understanding of insurance finance operations and processes (technical accounting, regulatory issues, chart of accounts specifics)
Be able to translate accounting standards and requirements into operational and systems specifications
Have a sound understanding of finance systems common architecture
Have previous experience of delivering finance function transformation projects, for example : record-to-close process re-design, general ledger solution implementation, data governance definition, operational efficiency etc
Ideally have a previous experience of delivering end-to-end insurance regulatory or IFRS adoption / implementation projects (gap assessment, requirements gathering, target system specifications to roll-out support)