Commercial Officer Job in Old Mutual South Africa Pinelands, Western Cape, South Africa

Full Time

Website Old Mutual South Africa

This Job Listing is about Old Mutual South Africa in Pinelands, Western Cape, South Africa 2022

About the job

Your time is now to be your exceptional best at Old Mutual!

Job Description

Old Mutual Investments is a leading investment platform and holding company of five independent asset management Affiliate businesses. These include Old Mutual Investment Group (listed equity and multi-asset); Old Mutual Alternative Investments (unlisted assets); Futuregrowth (fixed income & credit); Marriott Asset Management (income solutions) and Old Mutual Specialised Finance (shareholder credit and ALM). Old Mutual Investments acts as a responsible Shareholder of these Affiliates, supporting their growth and development. The Old Mutual Investments platform has exciting growth opportunities, both organic and inorganic.

The role requires the individual to support the Old Mutual Investments EXCO in managing and driving all strategic initiatives across Old Mutual Investments and its Affiliates. This includes major special projects of an organic and inorganic nature.

The individual is also responsible for working closely with the OML Group to ensure Old Mutual Investments aligns to the overall OML group strategy. The role includes reporting on Old Mutual Investments strategic initiatives and business plans, in-line with OML Group requirements.

The Role and Expectations

  • Work closely with the Old Mutual Investments CFO in the management and execution of the annual strategy and business planning process
  • Track actual performance and execution of strategy against agreed targets and plans
  • Manage special projects including new business development initiatives (including M&A)
  • Drive market analysis and trends to identify actionable ideas
  • Review feasibility of new markets and capabilities
  • Provide support to the Affiliates in the execution of their strategies and plans

Old Mutual Investments Affiliate Strategic Partnership

  • Acting as the strategy and business partner for all Affiliates to support their growth and development
  • Act as a partner and bridge with the Affiliates in their relationship with Old Mutual Limited as their ultimate Shareholder

Strategy and business planning

  • Manage the OM Investments quarterly business reporting cycle in line with OML requirements
  • Manage the OM Investments operational committee
  • Manage the OM Investments Board and all related processes
  • Develop work plans to ensure all OM Investments Affiliates adhere to OML processes



Chartered Accountant (Required), Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA)(Foreign Qualification), MBA

Closing Date

21 April 2022

Old Mutual Limited has adopted a mandatory Covid-19 vaccination policy requiring its workforce to be fully vaccinated against Covid-19 by 1 April 2022. All prospective employees are required to disclose their vaccination certificates or cards as part of the recruitment process.

If you have an objection to taking the Covid-19 vaccination, you will be required to produce a negative PCR test (at your own cost) on a weekly basis as an alternative to vaccination. Prospective employees must inform the recruiter of their election prior to start date.

Please refer to the Old Mutual policy for further detail. Old Mutual reserves the right to amend this policy from time to time.

Company: Old Mutual South Africa

Vacancy Type: Full-time · Entry level 

Job Location: Pinelands, Western Cape, South Africa

Application Deadline: N/A

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