IFRS 17 Solution Design Lead

IFRS 17 Solution Design Lead

Job Title: IFRS 17 Solution Design Lead
Contract Type: Contract to Perm
Location: Hong Kong
Reference: 1679
Contact Name: Mary Delfin
Job Published: May 26, 2020 13:02

Job Description

Our Client is looking for an IFRS 17 senior Solution Design Lead. IFRS 17 will involve significant impact to the Data, Systems and Processes and it is important that these changes are designed, planned, and implemented effectively.

This role will require experience within insurance finance, process design, and systems implementation.

Responsibilities of the Role

  • Responsible for the socialisation and adoption of the detailed process design across 13 Asian LBUs for the to-be IFRS 17 Financial Reporting process which meets the required working day timetable 
  • Responsible for the design of the detailed Regional Consolidation and Reporting process and working day timetable
  • Formulate and adapt solutions to current process challenges across the 13 LBUs and at Regional Head Office
  • Responsible for the control’s framework design for the future Regional IFRS 17 Financial Reporting process to ensure compliance
  • Conduct interviews and workshops with LBU stakeholders to design and socialise the end-to-end processes
  • Work with stakeholders to identify process improvement opportunities, and future ways of working
  • Work closely with the project team, including the Data, Systems, Accounting and Actuarial work streams where the delivery of improvement opportunities requires multi-disciplinary collaboration
  • Monitor and quantify the impact / benefits of process improvement opportunities
  • Build and manage relationships with key local contacts / stakeholders
  • Provide insight on industry practices, and regional considerations to LBUs to facilitate project deliverables


Requirements of the Role

  • Degree educated within a Finance or Accounting discipline
  • Strong Finance background in accounting and technical accounting
  • Leadership with a proven track record on large scale projects, focussing on process design
  • Experience of insurance finance technology
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and organisational skills
  • A demonstrable interest in IFRS 17; Solvency II knowledge would be beneficial
  • Knowledge of relevant existing finance processes and financial close management i
  • Knowledge of Prophet, Sun GL, SAS, Aptitude, would be an asset but not essential
  • Fluent in both spoken and written English (ability to speak one or more Asian languages desirable)

If interested, please send your most updated cv in word format to with Subject Line: Solution Design Lead.

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