Closing Date: Jul 09, 2024
Job Description

About us: Botswana Insurance Company, a leading player in the short-term insurance industry, invites ambitious and talented candidates with a passion for the dynamic world of insurance to apply for the following position.

Join us in shaping the future of short-term insurance!  

Position Title: Finance Manager

Reports to: Chief Finance Officer

Job Summary: We are seeking a highly skilled and motivated Finance Manager to join our dynamic team. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in financial management, preferably within the banking & insurance industry, and a proven track record of driving financial performance and strategic initiatives. As the Finance Manager, you will play a crucial role in overseeing financial operations, ensuring compliance, and supporting the company and its subsidiaries’ long-term financial goals.

Key Responsibilities

Financial Planning and Analysis

  • Develop and implement financial strategies, budgets, and forecasts.
  • Conduct financial analysis and provide insights to support decision-making.
  • Monitor financial performance and identify areas for improvement.
  • Oversees Accounts payables and Credit control
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Reporting and Compliance

  • Prepare accurate and timely financial reports, statements, and presentations.
  • Ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and company policies.
  • Liaise with auditors, regulators, and other stakeholders as needed.

Risk Management

  • Identify and assess financial risks and implement mitigation strategies.
  • Monitor and manage investment portfolios to optimize returns and minimize risks in line with Company’s investment strategy

Team Leadership

  • Lead and mentor a team of finance professionals.
  • Foster a culture of continuous improvement and professional development.

Operational Efficiency

  • Streamline financial processes and systems to enhance efficiency.
  • Implement best practices in financial management and reporting.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in finance, Accounting, or related field; ACCA/CIMA CA preferred.
  • Minimum of 5-7 years of experience in financial management.
  • Strong knowledge of financial regulations, accounting principles, and risk management.
  • Excellent analytical, problem-solving, and decision-making skills.
  • Proficiency in financial software and MS Office Suite.
  • Strong leadership and communication skills.
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced, dynamic environment.
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What We Offer

  • Competitive salary and performance-based bonus.
  • Comprehensive benefits package, including health, insurance and retirement plans.
  • Opportunities for professional growth and development.
  • A collaborative and inclusive work environment.

How to Apply

Interested candidates are invited to submit their resume and cover letter to careers@bic.co.bw by 09 July 2024.Please include “Finance Manager” in the subject line.

BIC is an equal opportunity employer and encourages candidates from diverse backgrounds to apply.  

We regret to inform you that we will only enter correspondence with shortlisted candidates.