MIS Analyst / Developer Job - Cape Town

Ref No. CLGSL026
Location Cape Town, South Africa
Job type Permanent
Job Status Closed
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Introduction

One of the largest financial services groups in South Africa, which provides insurance, investment, financial planning & retirement advice to individuals and businesses

Important

Please do not apply if you do not meet the requirements

The Job

SPF: Actuarial Reporting (Development)

Do you want to be a catalyst for change in the SKY Actuarial/Finance teams? Do you lead even when you are not in charge? Do you like helping people?

This role is responsible for catalysing change in the Actuarial/Finance department through

  • the development of modern, intelligent and efficient valuation processes and systems
  • Close collaboration with a wide range of stakeholders throughout development process
  • Design, develop and assist with the implementation of a new financial process for IFRS4 and IFRS17 published reporting

Business Description:

  • The Personal Finance (SPF) cluster is responsible for retail business in South Africa. SPF provides clients across different market segments (entry-level, middle-income, affluent, professional market and business owners) with a comprehensive range of appropriate and competitive financial solutions.
  • These include traditional life insurance risk and savings products, investment, retirement, health and fiduciary services. Designed to facilitate long-term wealth creation, protection and niche financing, these solutions are engineered around client needs.
  • As Wealthsmiths™ we believe in creating and cultivating a positive, energised working environment that gives you every opportunity to achieve success. They are committed to transformation and embracing diversity. This commitment is what drives us to achieve a diverse workplace with employment equity as a key goal to create an inclusive workforce, representative of the demographics of our society as well as people with disabilities

Output/Core Tasks:

  • Analyze the requirements of a reporting system to support published and MI reporting
  • Collaborate with the actuarial and finance teams to define the data model for this reporting system
  • Maintenance and development of modern valuations processes and BI systems for the SKY actuarial and finance teams
  • Close collaboration with a variety of stakeholders in Finance and Actuarial
  • Unit and regression testing of systems
  • Document work in a user friendly manner
  • Support with the implementation of new systems & processes
  • Assistance with ad-hoc tasks and investigations

Role Requirements:

Travel to Johannesburg from time to time will be required.

Qualifications:

  • A minimum of 3 years work experience within the finance, actuarial or data analytics field.
  • More senior applicants will be also be considered.

Experience & Knowledge:

The following experience would be advantageous

  • Financial valuations experience
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Prophet
  • SQL programming
  • Good knowledge of (mostly Funeral products)
  • Experience in working with databases

Personal attributes and Competencies:

  • Likes working closely in a team
  • Self-confident with decision making abilities
  • Diligent
  • Action oriented (likes to get stuff done)
  • An interest in learning new technologies (specifically BI technologies)
  • Innovative and conceptual thinking
  • Strong technical and operational understanding
  • Adaptable

Up to R41k per month dependent on skills & exp

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