Manager, Statutory Reporting | NSW - Sydney

Manager, Statutory Reporting

Posted on 22-Nov-2021
Application Close Date: 20-Dec-2021
NSW - Sydney
Position Type:
Full-time Temporary
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At Allianz, we care for all the things that make you, you. For feeling like you belong. For a place where learning never stops. For growing new skills and opening up exciting possibilities. For your curiosity to thrive and help transform an industry. And when life twists, there's flex for balance and the support you need. So come and share your ideas, give back and feel proud to be part of a company doing work that matters across climate change and mental health. Let's care for everyone's tomorrow so we can create a better future together. 

What if you were empowered to make a positive impact?

Due to parental leave we have a 14-month opportunity within our Finance Division.  Reporting into the Head of Financial Control, the primary purpose of this role is to lead a team to meet Allianz Australia groups external statutory and group reporting requirements in accordance with international and local accounting standards.

You'll be responsible for, but not limited to the following:

  • Managing the timely and accurate delivery of all external statutory reporting and Allianz SE Group reporting requirements.
  • Ensuring appropriate and robust controls are in place to support these reporting processes, and add value via thorough interrogation and analysis of figures reported and instilling this practice into the team's way of working.
  • Managing the external audit relationship, and be the central point of contact for Allianz Australia.
  • Be a Subject Matter Expert (SME) in relation to local and international accounting standards and provide advice to Finance and non-Finance stakeholders, and play a leading role in our IFRS 17 implementation project.
  • Assisting with the drafting of Board papers to provide support and assurance on the financial reports presented.
  • Collaborate with a wide range of stakeholders to support the annual planning process.

Important to your success:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Accounting, Finance or other relevant discipline and certification as a Chartered Accountant (CA) or Certified Public Accountant (CPA).
  • Significant experience in accounting and financial reporting and strong technical insurance knowledge.
  • Significant experience in the contemporary insurance business, understanding its key drivers combined with the ability to support the delivery of business objectives.
  • Ability to identify, analyse and assess risks inherent to the business and put in place appropriate controls / actions to manage financial reporting risk and support compliance.
  • Demonstrated ability to partner and collaborate effectively with senior stakeholders to establish strong professional relationships and influence outcomes.
  • Strong ability to plan and prioritise effectively, organise tasks and manage competing resources and demands, supporting the team in meeting its objectives.

What's on offer?

  • What matters to you, matters to us too. Feel supported to have open, honest conversations about the flexibility you need so that you're able to take care of what's important to you.
  • We embrace change and are committed to transforming the industry so our customers can live life to the fullest
  • Your team will go out of their way to ensure you're able to be the best you can be - personally and professionally
  • Feel supported to push your capabilities and explore new ideas with leaders who are open, transparent and encouraging
  • When you grow, we grow – that's why no-one will get in your way of how far, wide, or high you want to push your career 
  • Learn through being supported and encouraged to take on new challenges that will help you to develop new skills 

About us

Allianz is one of the most trusted insurance and asset management companies in the world. Caring for our employees, their ambitions, dreams and challenges, is what makes us a unique employer. Together we can build an environment where everyone feels empowered and has the confidence to explore, to grow and to shape a better future for our customers and the world around us.

Allianz is committed to enabling a culture where inclusion is embedded, everyone belongs and new ideas are embraced. We welcome and value talent from all backgrounds, experiences and ways of working Please advise us if you require any reasonable adjustments to fully participate in the recruitment process or perform the requirements of the role.


Let's care for tomorrow. For making the switch to client-side. Care to join us?

We are a 2021 Circle Back Initiative Employer – we commit to respond to every applicant. 


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