Senior Finance Manager (CA(SA))

A company that provides financial solutions based in Bellville is looking for a Senior Finance Manager to report to the Chief Financial Officer and be responsible for the management of the Finance Team. (EE position)

Act as second in charge to Chief Financial Officer (‘CFO’) where required.
Serves as a strategic partner to the CFO, assisting with implementation of the business strategy on a variety of financial related topics.
Drive the strategic development of the financial and management accounting activities of the Finance Division
Management of Financial Manager, Management Accountant and Finance Team as required.
Preparation and review of annual and other budgets as required.
Review, analyse and report on monthly management accounts.
Provide financial reporting to Board and Shareholders as required.
Management of year end audit processes.
Project management of all key Finance projects.
Full financial control function.
Cash management of local and foreign bank accounts
Payment and expense authorisations
Act as Company Secretary.
Manages Finance Division activities to promote profitability and ensure accurate budgeting and financial planning.
Oversees development of mathematical models used in cost benefit analysis, short- and long-range projections and forecasts.
Input into new business proposals
Identify and interpret evolving Finance and Tax regulatory and industry requirements, e.g. IFRS
Determine high level policies and procedures for the Finance Division
Review of IFRS compliant financial statements
Review of VAT and annual and provisional corporate tax returns
Responsible for managing the Company’s BEE procurement score
Support and drive the business core values and strategy
Working knowledge of accounting packages – Sage Accpac, SAP, JD Edwards or similar.

Five years of post-articles experience in Financial Services.
Minimum of three years of management experience in a similar role is essential.
Good written and verbal communication skills.