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Financial Manager - Cape Town, South Africa

  • Harare, Zimbabwe

Job Details

Job ID: #8355
Job Location Cape Town, South Africa
Company Type Accountancy / Finance
Job Role Financial Manager
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary Negotiable

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Middle Management
Years of Experience 5
Residence Location Cape Town, South Africa
Gender Not Specified
Nationality South African Resident or Permit Holder
Degree Relevant Degree or Diploma

Job Description

28Jan
Cape Town, South Africa
  • Job Status: Open

Our Client is looking for an experienced Financial Manager to join their team who will be responsible for all aspects of financial management, ensuring compliance with internal policies and procedures and overseeing the day to day work of the finance department.


Overall supervision of and responsibility for the completeness and accuracy of the accounting records including
Management and review of primary bookkeeping functions carried out by finance team and preparation of monthly journals on various group entities. This includes reviewing allocations of input data, and results for completeness.
Management of main balance sheet control accounts, including the review of monthly general ledger reconciliations.
Management and control over all assets, including fixed assets and debtors.
Rosponsible for budgets and cashflow.
Monitoring of Capex.
Review and authorisation of company payments requests and application forms prior to authorisation.
Preparation of monthly management accounts including commentary, ensuring that predetermined reporting deadlines are met.
Reviewing management accounts for reasonableness and accuracy and providing non financial management with a comprehensive variance analysis including a review of current results to prior month data, and actuals to budget.
Preparing such other reports as management may require from time to time to enable the successful overseeing of the business.
Responsible for statutory and regulatory reporting and filing Responsible for the development of and ensuring adherence to accounting and administration systems and procedures.
Ensuring that proper internal control procedures and checks are in place for each operating entity to maintain the integrity of the accounting records and to minimise risk of errors and omissions and misappropriation of company assets.


Key Skills
Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.
Highly organised and methodical.
Strong organizational and administrative skills.
Excellent accounting and financial management skills.
Excellent computer skills, and in particular a good knowledge of Microsoft Office including Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook email and Pastel Evolution.
The ability to communicate effectively with senior staff and management.
The ability to manage staff effectively.
The ability to prioritise and plan a challenging workload and to meet tight reporting deadlines.
A systematic work method and attention to detail.
The ability to work as a member of a team.
The ability to think independently and have a hands on mentality.

  • Job Role: Financial Manager
  • Industry: Accountancy / Finance
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
Qualifications
Degree in relevant field.
A minimum of 5 years related experience.

Additional Requirements

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