Head: Nedgroup Trust



Location:  Johannesburg, ZA
Date:  31-Mar-2021

Job Classification
Contract: 12 month
Requisition and Talent Acquisitions Contact Details
REQ: 107633 – Refilwe Falatsi

Closing Date: 12 April 2021
Wealth Cluster – Wealth Management SA

Nedgroup Trust
Job Family
Administration, Operations and Facilities
Career Stream
Leadership Pipeline
Manage Function
Job Purpose
To lead, direct and actively manage a fiduciary business. Attend to challenges and ensuring the business creates value for its clients and shareholders.
Job Responsibilities
Direct and support a management team in overseeing a fiduciary business unit through financial, operational, HR, regulatory and risk practices.
Analyse, model and scenario plan the business to seek efficiencies and revenue generation.
Partake in divisional committee meetings and feedback on progress within the business on financials and business plans indentifying key issues for resolutions.
Make decisions on transactions and the adequacy of financial viability of the various businesses.
Review and analyse the key drivers of client, financial and human capital.
Developing strategic plans for reorganising the business.
Interact with multiple internal and external stakeholders, negotiating service level agreements for the business.
Optimise reporting and utilise data to support an improvement strategy to build a sustainable business.
Support the segmentation plan for clients with an entrepreneurial mindset and ability to rapidly problem solve.
Improving client tracking tools and developing KPI’s and metrics to identify and quantify quality and operational performance improvement opportunities.
Identifying and resolving root causes of client issues while understanding the importance of urgency and accuracy of redesigning processes and developing solutions to achieve client goals.
People Specification

Essential Qualifications – NQF Level
Professional Qualifications/Honour’s Degree
Preferred Qualification
A relevant business degree preferably linked to a registered certification e.g. CA(SA) / BCom / LLB / MBA, etc.
Essential Certifications
Fiduciary Institute of South Africa (FISA)
Type of Exposure
Developing a functional/divisional strategy
Developing a divisional strategy plan
Managing complex boardroom dynamics and exhibiting a strong boardroom presence
Managing multiple functions
Formulating and implementing communication strategies to cascade functional strategies
Conducting benchmarking exercises to investigate improvement opportunities
Executing major organisational change
Networking and building relationships
Making financial decisions
Managing business risks
Minimum Experience Level
Fiduciary (Trust, Wills and Estates) knowledge is NON-NEGOTIABLE.
A strong history of at least 10 years of Senior Management experience focussed on problem solving and risk based financial focus.
4 – 5 years’ experience in managing business transformation and leading projects.
Exceptional analytical skills and self-reliance to translate complex data into meaningful insights.
Understanding of operational due diligence, restructurion and performance improvement.
Demonstrated aptitude for quantitative and qualitative analysis with a deep understanding of financial statements and operational performance metrics.
Ability to motivate, mentor and manage a manageent team with a view to grow skills and business acumen.
Technical / Professional Knowledge
Business administration and management
Change management
Client service management
Communication Strategies
Financial Accounting Principles
Governance, Risk and Controls
Principles of project management
Relevant regulatory knowledge
Stakeholder management
Strategic planning
Behavioural Competencies
Customer Focus
Establishing Strategic Direction
Operational Decision Making
Inspiring Excellence
Driving Execution
Sharing Responsibility
Preference will be given to individuals from underrepresented groups.

Please contact the Nedbank Recruiting Team at +27 860 555 566