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Senior Project & Change Manager IFRS 17 & 9

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Senior Project & Change Manager IFRS 17 & 9

Job Location

Zurich

Available Positions

1 positions

Job Type

Permanent

Job Ref. Number

0747503359671

Senior Project & Change Manager IFRS 17 & 9
Fixed Term Contract for 2 years
Zurich- Switzerland
On behalf of our client, a well known Swiss Company, we are currently looking for a Senior Project & Change Manager with IFRS 17 & 9 experience for a Fixed Term contract and based in Zurich - Switzerland.

Senior Project & Change Manager IFRS 17 & 9

Fixed Term Contract for 2 years

Zurich- Switzerland

On behalf of our client, a well known Swiss Company, we are currently looking for a Senior Project & Change Manager with IFRS 17 & 9 experience for a Fixed Term contract and based in Zurich - Switzerland.

Role:

In this role you will be responsible for the operational management of mid-size projects of the IFRS 17 & 9 Global program and ensures that the project objectives are clearly defined and met.

This program will deliver the adoption of the IFRS 17 and 9 Financial Reporting standards as well as substantial changes to the Target Operating Model of the Global Finance function.

You will work with the Program Director, the workstream leads and the business unit leaders applying best practice frameworks to support timely delivery of the Program roadmap.

What you will do

  • Select and implement the appropriate project management governance and methods
  • Define required resources, make trade-offs among competing objectives and manage interdependencies
  • Develop detailed project plans at task level based on the agreed business case
  • Select the appropriate stakeholders, understand their needs and expectations and manage stakeholder communications
  • Provide clear direction towards different workstreams and business units
  • Foster cross-functional collaboration mindset across the organization
  • Drive technical IFRS 17 & 9 working groups and discussions on accounting or actuarial matters

Experience Required:

  • Accounting or Actuarial qualification
  • Education in Program Managements - PMP or similar.
  • Experience in executing waterfall and/or agile project management approaches
  • 7+ years of experience in Financial Services industry or Financial Consulting
  • Profound understanding of the end-to-end financial reporting of insurance companies
  • Ideally knowledgeable in IFRS 17
  • Strong organizational and multitasking skills
  • Aptitude to discuss and challenge key business and technical requirements and design topics
  • Forward thinking in order to determine alternatives and practical solutions
  • Ability to deal and communicate with a variety of stakeholders and good negotiation skills
  • Fluent written and spoken English, other languages a plus