Finance Project Lead

Location: Sydney, North Shore and Northern Beaches
Job Type: Contract / Temporary
Salary: $180K - $200K package
Contact: Chloe Weldon
Call: Chloe
Reference: 6657

The Company

​Our client is one of the world’s best-known insurance firms offering a variety of services to the domestic and international markets. They are a high-profile player in the global insurance space, enjoying a long history of solid and continuous growth.

The business provides their team with flexible working from home arrangements and is conveniently located close to public transport, coupled with a strong team culture and supportive approach.

The Role

This Finance Project Lead role is a 6 month FTC and will see you taking responsibility over a range of projects within finance, claims, underwriting and audit, adding value and driving change within the business. More specifically you will be responsible for:

  • Implementing IFRS 17 across the business

  • Driving process improvements across banking and reinsurance

  • Improving reporting processes and data capture for internal and external reporting

  • Working with Finance Managers to troubleshoot issues for their teams

  • Working closely with Management, Internal Audit, Claims, Underwriting and Actuarial teams to improve financial reporting processes

  • Streamlining the integration process of new business acquisitions

Your Background

To be considered for this Finance Project Lead role, you should possess strong technical financial knowledge and relevant industry qualifications (e.g. CA/CPA). Ideally you will also have:

  • Insurance or Financial Services industry experience

  • Strong technical accounting knowledge, particularly in relation to IFRS

  • Prior experience within project focused roles, or leading projects

  • Strong commercial acumen – ability to business partner effectively with finance and non-finance teams

  • Proven track record of process improvements and integrations

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

If you are keen to apply for this Finance Project Lead role, please contact Chloe Weldon at Richard Lloyd on 02 8324 2013, quoting reference 6657 or click on 'apply now' below.

Please submit your CV in Word format and note that due to the high volume of responses we receive only suitable candidates will be contacted.