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Management Consultant

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An exciting opportunity has arisen for a Management Consultant in Johannesburg. Our client, a leading risk management consulting firm, is seeking individuals with a passion for finance and risk management to join their growing team.

As the Management Consultant in this innovative business, you will have the opportunity to join a dynamic projects team and contribute to large-scale projects that are essential for compliance with local regulations. This role provides a unique chance to transform regulatory implementation into a competitive advantage for financial institutions.

The successful candidate will enjoy a hybrid working model while partnering with financial institutions to maximize their return on implementing new regulations.

Key qualifications and experience required for the Management Consultant:

  • Bachelor’s/Honours/Master’s degree in relevant subject matter (i.e., finance, accounting or risk management)
  • of 1 years working experience within a financial institution (preference will be given to candidates with banking experience)
  • Proven track record of working within relevant teams such as, Credit Risk, Capital Management, Treasury, Impairments, Regulatory Reporting or Risk Management
  • Knowledge of Basel 3/4, IFRS 9, IFRS 17 and other regulations is high advantageous
  • NB! - Systems knowledge: SAS, SQL or Python

Key duties of the Management Consultant:

  • Understand and implement regulations facing South African banks and financial institutions
  • Communicate effectively with a broad range of stakeholders, from senior executives to technology teams
  • Apply theoretical knowledge in a practical fashion within project teams
  • Stay updated on Basel 3/4, IFRS 9, IFRS 17 and other relevant regulations
  • Adapt to varying office requirements based on client needs

Key personal skills:

  • Ability to apply theoretical knowledge practically
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to simplify complex topics
  • Work well within a team and interact easily with others
  • Strong numerical abilities
  • Quick learner and adaptable nature

If you are an analytical, dynamic and forward-thinking finance professional, ready to take your career in risk management to the next level, we encourage you to get in touch for a further discussion.

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Banking & Financial Services

Focus: Risk - Credit / Mkt/ Operational

Industry: Consultancy

Salary: Negotiable

Workplace Type: Hybrid

Location: Sandton

Job Reference: 2CXHWU-181ABE7B

Date posted: 05 June 2024

Consultant: Tiegan Stevens

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