Working for a dynamic insurance company, this role is responsible for managing the Commisions function for this South African compmay. The department is responsible for contracting with a variety of distribution channels and facilitation of payments to the relevant stakeholders. This role is responsible for the efficient, timeous and accurate process of commission, ensuring robust systems and processes are in place, strong financial controls are implemented and monitored as well as effective communication and interaction with stakeholders. Managing a team of 50 people.
Duties & Responsibilities
Set objectives and strategies for the department, in line with business objectives;
Drive efficient workflows;
Ensure effective systems in place;
Oversees the management of Financial Adviser contracts;
Ensure commission payments are made timeously and accurately;
Manage a dedicated call centre within the environment;
Maintain relationships with stakeholders within the business;
Oversee staff and ensure there is career development and motivation within a multi-team environment.
Desired Experience & Qualification
Sound business acumen;
Good understanding of technology and system optimisation process;
Strong analytical skills;
Good communication skills;
Deep understanding of business and financial literacy;
Proven strategic leadership experience in a Financial Services business;
10 years experience in managing and running client facing operations and services;
Proven experience and knowledge in managing finance, accounting, budgeting and reporting.
Financial degree and preferably a Post-graduate Financial qualification
PLEASE NOTE: Only suitably qualified candidates will be considered. My client is very specific as to their requirements.
Package & Remuneration
Upto R1,5million per annum Cost to Company