project manager ifrs in Hong Kong

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job details

posted
location
hong kong
specialism
information technology
job type
permanent
salary
HK$ 60,000 - HK$ 70,000 per month
reference number
91M0087635_1522836823
contact
michael stroud, randstad hong kong
phone
22323438
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job description

about the company.


Our client is a global insurer looking to bring on a Senior Project Manager to implement new financial reporting procedures according to the IFRS-17 across their APAC offices. This company is a market leader in the insurance field and a household name that are aggressively expanding and heavily invested in being pioneers in Insurance advancements. This is an excellent opportunity for senior candidates to build on your project exposure, and potential for mid level candidates looking for the next step in your career.

about the team.

  • Large team based in HK office with extensive communicaiton across APAc offices.
  • Project lead by Head of IT who has been at the company for over 20 years
  • Strong emphasis on culture fit in an international organisation
about the job.

  • Manage and support IT programs/projects scope and demand, understand and agree on business priority
  • Identify and actively manage key program/project risk and dependencies
  • Competent in project planning and tracking
  • Lead project working groups from end-to-end and liaise with cross functional stakeholders to support the implementation and local execution
  • Report and communicate regularly on project status, key issues, risk and dependencies
  • Work with vendors to ensure deliverables are tracked for completion with quality
  • Produce regular dashboard and management reporting
  • Support the team with preparation and execution of annual budget planning and monthly forecasting
  • Track and report on financials and key metrics. Review and analyze trends and provide commentary for primary drivers and variances to management
  • Perform ad hoc projects or tasks as assigned by management
skills & experience required.

  • University graduate with major in Computer Science / Engineering / Business Management or equivalent
  • 7-10+ years of relevant experience, preferred to be gained from financial services industries
  • Prior experience in leading projects related to IFRS implementation will be a significant advantage
  • Solid track-record of managing large and complex reporting implementation projects
  • Possess experience of managing and leading large teams
  • Solid experience of managing off shore development team
  • PMP or Prince2 certifications
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Strong analytical and reporting skills
  • Good critical thinking and decision-making skills, ability to develop, clearly present and draw conclusions
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Self-motivated and can work with minimal supervision
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Good time management and able to work under pressure with tight timelines
  • Proficient in both spoken and written English
If this sounds like something that interests you, please apply directly to this job posting or contact Michael at +852 2232 3438

skills

project manager, insurance, system integration, delivery, IFRS, international financial reporting standards, compliance