Insurance - Senior Finance Manager

Job Title: Insurance - Senior Finance Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Hong Kong
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: 11615_1600768357
Contact Name: Jayden Ho
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 22, 2020 17:52

Job Description

We are currently seeking a Senior Finance Manager


  • Financial reporting and analysis:
    • Responsible for the issuance of regulatory and IFRS financial reports and manage monthly and annual account closing.
    • Deliver half yearly and annual management report to support external disclosures
    • Prepare or review account reconciliation eg bank reconciliations
    • Analyze the financial statements and understand the drivers of business performances.
    • Review and produce regulatory reports e.g. Insurance Authority quarterly long term business returns to ensure compliance with regulatory requirements.
  • A​udit:
    • manage the delivery of annual statutory account audit and work closing with the external auditor
    • handle Group internal audit, review and ensure appropriate internal controls are in place so that our risks are appropriately managed.
  • IFRS Project:
    • be the Finance lead role and oversee IFRS9 and IFRS17 project implementation to ensure all finance and accounting considerations are fulfilled
    • apply good understanding to the new standard requirements to assess the impact of financial reporting & management reporting
    • work closely with IFRS project team as well as external vendor management
    • Manage post IFRS project transition and ensure proper knowledge transfer to the wider team
  • Tax: manage the annual tax filing and handle inquiries from with the Inland Revenue Department
  • Review cash flow projection e.g. daily cash ins and outs to ensure daily monitoring cash position
  • Identify and drive through changes in finance processes to improve controls and efficiency
  • Manage a team of reporting staffs
  • Manage the relationship with key stakeholders both internally such as auditor and externally such as regulator.
  • Participate in ad hoc projects and handle inquiries


  • Qualified accountant
  • Solid 10 or above years of experience in financial reporting and commentary analysis with managerial working experience in the life insurance industry.
  • Insurance accounting knowledge is a must, preferably with fund accounting experience.
  • Working experience of SUN account and Oracle is preferred.
  • High level of analytical skills and financially astute with proven ability to identify and deliver opportunities for cost improvements
  • Strong leadership capability ​
  • Track record of driving key decisions through to successful conclusions
  • Track record of creating and maintaining a robust control environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with an ability to distil complex technical information into clear simple messages
  • Proven ability to influence decision making across the business to ensure financial consequences are taken into account
  • Good knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint.
  • Able to work independently, under pressures and demanding deadlines.


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