Finance Solutions Architect

R500.00 - R700.00 hourly
  • Third Quarter Business Resources
  • Cape Town, South Africa
  • 26 Jul, 2018
Contractor General Information Technology

Job Description

The function aims to ensure the alignment of business, risk and financial strategies ensuring optimal allocation and utilisation of resources that will ultimately enhance shareholder value.

Strategy Support:

  • Ensuring the effective operations of all the organisations forums, ranging from appropriate setting of agendas, preparation of reading materials, and follow up of matters arising.
  • Co-ordinating engagements with BU's and agendas to ensure the organisations relationships with stakeholders are enhanced and maintained as well as understanding expectations and ensuring delivery thereof.
  • Supporting the business partner on strategy and change initiatives whithin the organisations and with the Business Units.
  • Responsible for all reporting to the group
  • Governance support.

Financial Accounting:

  • Assisting the Business Partner to compile the annual business, group Capital and Funding plans in partnership with other actuarial teams across the Group.
  • Assisting the business partner with budgeting and expense tracking and review of monthly Financial accounts.
  • Prepares annual budgets

Business Enabler Management:

  • Ensure that there is a scorecard in place and assist and drive delivery of associated strategies as well as track outcomes.
  • Management of a well-defined task/project within a Business Unit or functional area within the constraints of scope, quality and time
  • Provide support and assist with process improvements and automation
  • Drive deliverables and facilitate interactions with various teams including project admin
  • Mandate Management - creation of central repository
  • Translates complex data and instructions into meaningful outcomes
  • Collates and analyses business, financial, statistical and general operating information to identify trends and opportunities for development.


  • Relevant financial qualification
  • Suitable Project/Programme management experience
  • High level technical understanding