Closing Date: 30.01.2015
The primary objective of this position serves to direct and oversee the overall financial affairs of the organization; this includes the preparation of current financial reports and forecasts for future business growth. Assist the Partners with the preparation of budgets and financial reports, including income statements, balance sheets and tax returns. Contribute to the achievement of the organizations strategic objectives by providing advice and guidance on financial strategy. The successful incumbent will primarily be responsible to proactively develop and analyze key financial information that will enable management to arrive at well-informed decisions that promote stability and growth. Furthermore, to establish and maintain financial policies and management information framework systems; to provide quality support services to management and colleagues on all aspects of finance; to evaluate financial reporting systems as well as accounting and collection procedures; to recommend changes to procedures, operating systems; budgets and other financial control functions. Key areas of focus would include financial analysis and forecasting; business process application; financial performance evaluation; budgetary facilitation; financial planning, control and reporting; audit support services and compliance with GAAP required standards. Ultimately, the incumbent will ensure that existing systems adhere to generally accepted accounting standards and provide sound internal control on specific accounting functions within the company as a whole. The incumbent will also provide oversight on HR, Training & IT.