IFRS 17 Implementation Specialist / Technical Accountant
ExperienceJunior (0-5 years) | Mid Level (6-10 years) | Senior (11-15 years)
Est. StartJune 3, 2024
Duration3 Month(s)
South AfricaSouth Africa
Required Skills
Accounting Standards
Project Overview

Our client Telesure, is looking for a technical accountant who has IFRS 17 implementation experience to assist them during their year-end. This will be for 3 months and the selected consultant can work remotely but should be open to travel once a month if they are not in the Johannesburg area.


  • Provide technical accounting support and drive implementation of technical standard (IFRS 17)
  • Design and develop IFRS 17 finance reporting
  • Enable and identify new controls, reconciliations and other validations that need to be embedded into new IFRS 17 systems and processes
  • Assist in the customising of financial statements to comply with IFRS 17 disclosure requirements.

Qualifications and experience required:

  • IFRS 17 experience is essential
  • Proven IFRS implementation experience is essential
  • Experience in Financial Services - IFRS accounting and reporting experience (preferably within insurance related industry)
  • Comprehensive understanding of general ledger and financial accounting functions
  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills