Closing Date: 24.03.2017
The primary objective of this position is to develop monthly consolidated financial statements and management accounts to support management decisions. You will report directly to the Finance Manager with a dotted reporting line to the Chief Financial Officer at the Head Office based in South Africa. The successful incumbent will develop, analyse and make recommendations on key financial information to support sound management decision-making for stability and growth; participate in the crafting and alignment of the unit performance strategy and goals; and facilitate and consolidate the annual budgeting process at line manager level. Your main responsibility will be to prepare a trial balance, monthly and annual financial statements and provide support to Senior Management. You will also be expected to review financial processes, recommend improvements, and where required, develop and implement internal financial controls and assemble information for external auditors’ tax and annual audits. You will ensure that the administration and documentation of all accounting records are appropriately and accurately filed and hosted for easy retrieval and referencing. Compliance with statutory regulations will form an integral part of your responsibilities, and assume delegated responsibility in the absence of the Finance Manager. The position offers clearly defined career growth opportunities for an individual who displays an uncompromising appreciation for service excellence; and is self-driven with a desire to continually grow and improve performance in both the personal and organisational space.