IFRS 17 Project Manager – Johannesburg office

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IFRS 17 Project Manager

Johannesburg Office
QED is expanding its IFRS 17 team, and we are 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 Moody’s Analytics and used by QED 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)
  • Develop detailed project plans
  • Coordinate internal and client resources
  • Ensure that all projects are delivered on time, within scope and within budget
  • Prepare reports for client Steering Committees and QED internal project meetings
  • Track QED’s IFRS 17 resource availability
  • 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
Send your CV to Carien Scheepers at carien.scheepers@qedact.com by 18 September 2019
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