Senior Transformation and B-BBEE Advisor

Location: Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Date Posted: 04-06-2018
Our client is looking for a person to join their team of Transformation and Broad- Based Black Empowerment (B-BEE) specialists in JOHANNESBURG. 
They provide solutions to a range of JSE listed, un-listed and non-profit organisations in Sub-Saharan Africa. 
Please include a cover letter. 

Job Title:  Senior Transformation and B-BBEE Advisor
Reports To: CEO
No of Sub of Incumbent: Manage teams per assignment no dedicated people
Job Purpose: To deliver quality transformation and B-BBEE advice to clients in a team context
Qualifications Related experience
Minimum Ideal Years Type
  •  Bachelor’s Degree in Commerce, Accounting, Law or similar
•      Professional Qualification in Finance E.g. CFA, CIMA; CA(SA) or
•    Master’s Degree in
Finance/Commercial Law

Advisory and/or
Knowledge Requirements Attitude Requirements Skill Requirements
•      B-BBEE legislation on advanced level, with an emphasis on the ownership element
•      Understanding of corporate finance, with an emphasis on complex ownership structures
•      Beyond scorecard understanding of transformation policy and developmental issues in South Africa
•    Advanced Excel
•      Buy into AP Values (refer to website)
•    Self-motivated and managed
•    Sense of purpose
•    Detailed
•    Positive
•    Confident & Good self-esteem

•    Managing project teams
•    Analytical
•    Client relationships
•    Report writing
•    Presentation skills
•    Team player

Main Deliverables Tasks and activities
1.     BEE scorecard calculation, review, deep analysis and quality presentation to clients •    Generate or review complex BEE scorecards,
•    Provide Verification support
•    Gap and competitor analysis and presentation to clients
•    Liaise effectively with client
•    Discuss scorecard result
•    Identify additional tasks and information to be obtained
•    Finalise scorecard for presentation to client
•    Forward input sheet to Verification agency
•    Assist with liaison between Verification agency and client
•    Manage different technical interpretation appropriately

2.     Technical B-BBEE and transformation advisory and training •    Conduct B-BBEE and transformation training for clients
•    Answer client technical queries
•    Assessing fronting risk
•    Write opinions
•    Work with the AP technical committee to formulate opinions
•      Keep up to date with latest policy development and BEE and Sector Code amendments

3.    Ownership advisory •    Conduct reviews of complex ownership structures
•    Assessing the impact of ownership structures on the ownership scorecard
•      Provide advice on alternative structures or propose changes to proposed structures
•      Consider and comment on the use of various financial instruments on the ownership scorecard
•      Writing opinions, comments, reports (specifically including fronting risks underlying ownership structures)

4.     Quality transformation strategy development and implementation support •    Conceptualise service/project scope based on client requirements
•    Conduct baseline scorecard and competitor analysis
•      Develop strategic options and scenarios (Compliance and beyond scorecard considerations)
•    Write up strategies and actions plan
•    Assist clients with implementation of strategies and action plan
•    Monitor project status update
•    Provide feedback to management on progress against client proposals

5.     Cross selling, and support turning leads into sales •    Cross-sell AP services to clients
•    Follow up leads and turn into proposals timeously
•    Networking to build leads pipeline (prospective clients)

6.     Client relationship and project management •    Managing allocated client relationships (client facing)
•    Managing project delivery (client facing)
•    Managing project team (Internal)

7.     Co-responsible for operational efficiency in the client facing business •      Reporting back to the Front Office Committee on project leads, proposal and project progress
•    Contributing to the AP service offering

8.    Other •      May be required to perform related tasks on a needs basis, including bespoke client work, business administrative work and participate in team events.
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