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IFRS 17 Specialist - Senior Manager

Date:  04-May-2021

Melbourne, VIC, AU



Our Insurance IFRS 17 Centre of Excellence  (IFRS 17) team sit within Audit & Assurance, and work collaboratively across our various areas such as audit, accounting technical, actuarial, systems and technology and risk and controls. We operate in a number of key areas, including interpretation and application of IFRS 17, financial reporting change and systems and project support.

We use our specialist skills and our global reach to help our clients navigate the compliance requirements of IFRS 17, tailored to the specific needs and vision of each one of our clients and with a view to generating sustainable improvements in the finance function.

As the IFRS 17 team expands we are keen to speak with Senior Manager-level candidates with IFRS 17 experience, who are keen to leverage this into a diverse and challenging role.

What will your typical day look like?


  • You will lead engagements and proposals playing a key role in developing colleagues and seeking out new opportunities in the market
  • You will work collaboratively with the other members of the IFRS 17 team and with our colleagues in audit, technical, assurance, actuarial, technology and project management to bring together the expertise and tailored solutions needed to guide our clients through IFRS 17 implementation in a pragmatic way
  • You will have a large amount of autonomy in terms of delivery of service and coordination of support to clients leveraging the support functions already in place


Enough about us, let’s talk about you. You are someone with.


  • In-depth experience of IFRS 17, including an understanding of the technical interpretation and practical application
  • Knowledge and experience of insurance finance with a particular focus on financial reporting
  • Experience in leadership and with strong collaborative and interpersonal skills and previous experience with developing the capability of individuals, and leading teams to deliver high quality client outcomes
  • A problem solver with a talent in synthesising complex issues, understanding broader implications and knowing when to escalate issues
  • Strong planning and coordination skills to support local and globally collaborative working and operating across multi-functional projects


Next Steps

Either apply below or contact Mike Taylor at mtaylor2@deloitte.com.au 




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