Finance Project Manager (Up to 75K) - Life Insurance

Location Hong Kong
Job-type Permanent
Salary HK$50000 - HK$70000 per month
Contact Melissa Ko
Email email Melissa
Reference A021003 (AVPU-085028_1636701527

My client is a fast-growing life insurer in the city, looking for a high-calibre candidate to manage the finance project including but not limited to IFRS 17 project. The candidate must be passionate about the project management and able to coordinate with different parties to deliver within the timeline.

Key responsibilities:

  • Manage multiple stakeholders internally and externally under IFRS 17 project, including but not limited to Actuarial, IT team, vendor and consultants.
  • Meet budgetary objectives and adjust project constraints based on financial analysis
  • Develop an organised and detailed project plan to track the progress with the Head
  • Ensure timely escalation on project risks and issues
  • Conduct project review and create reports for the senior management reporting when necessary

Requirements:

  • At least 5+ years of relevant finance transformation / project management experience
  • PMP or PRINCE II is a plus
  • Good understanding of project lifecycle
  • Fluent in English and one of the Asian languages i.e. Mandarin / Cantonese
  • Excellent presentation and organisation skills - especially report writing
  • IFRS 17 knowledge is a plus but not a must
  • Solid experience in project management and working with finance team is a must
  • Qualified accountant or accounting background is plus but not a must
  • Insurance industry background is preferred but also welcome FS background i.e. banks