Financial Manager: Life

Hollard Namibia

Hollard is recruiting a Financial Manager: Life, to be based in Windhoek, Namibia.
  • We require a Finance Manager. This role ensures compliance with accounting standards at a business unit level
  • Key Performance Areas of the Role:
  • Being responsible for the financial accounting function
  • Ensuring a sound control environment is in place and adhered to
  • Being accountable for accurate and on time monthly financial reporting
  • Ensuring compliance with accounting standards at business unit level
  • Ensuring all taxes and regulatory requirements are submitted accurately and on time
  • Providing technical assistance to Group CFO and liaising with key stakeholders
  • Integrating accounting, actuarial and tax knowledge in terms of analysis and interpretation of technical issues
  • Contributing to the finance strategy by innovation and new control processes
  • Managing the performance of individuals in the finance team and the performance of the team as a whole
  • Keeping abreast of current accounting and tax development
  • Carrying overall responsibility for the preparation and quality of financial accounts and maintenance of financial records
  • Assisting in deciding on the financial and business viability of new and existing projects and programs
  • Analyzing financial records such as income, expenditure and profitability trends
  • Planning and preparing budgets and monitoring budget versus actual variances
  • Analyzing and monitoring the effect of budget or policy changes on business unit productivity
  • Being responsible for audit liaison as well as tax legislative & statutory requirements
  • Preparing of annual financial statements in accordance with IFRS
  • Namibian Citizenship
  • Relevant CA/ACCA/CIMA qualification
  • Signed off audit articles
  • At least five years’ experience in an accounting environment (Financial Services experience would be an advantage)
  • Advanced proficiency in Microsoft Office (Access, Excel, Word, Outlook and PowerPoint)
  • Strong technical skills
  • Have the ability to build positive working relationships with internal & external stakeholders
  • Must be analytical, attentive to detail, a self-starter and have the ability to work under pressure
  • Must be able to work independently
  • Willing to go the extra mile to reach a common goal
  • Team player
  • Only shortlisted applicants will be contacted


  • Entity Hollard Namibia
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  • Published 24.01.2023
  • Expires 03.02.2023
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