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Financial Manager

An established commercial law firm based in the CBD is looking for a recently qualified CA (SA) to become involved in the financial matters of the law firm and its clients. The position will also involve taking on the accounting and financial management of a business in the hospitality sector and projects in the commercial property space.

 

  • Tax advisory
  • Individual and company tax returns
  • Assist in the restructuring of businesses
  • Financial management
  • Management accounts
  • Financial reporting
  • Projections
  • Forecasting
  • Budgets
  • Accounting functions

 

You will be required to supervise an Accountant and Bookkeeper.

The ideal candidate is self- motivated, has an entrepreneurial flair, is able to manage his/her own time and able to work independently.

 

Financial Manager

A Sports Betting online gaming company with their head office based in the Southern Suburbs in Johannesburg is seeking to employ a Financial Manager to join their team.

 

  • Take on the full financial management function
  • Monthly management accounts
  • Budgets
  • Forecasting and cash flow
  • VAT and tax calculations
  • Prepare regular reporting to assist the Managers with business decisions
  • Manage the debtors, creditors, bookkeeper and admin staff
  • Internal auditing
  • Looking for discrepancies
  • Setting up systems
  • Analysis of data
  • Providing financial and strategic support to the management team

Requirements

  • CA (SA) with 2 years post articles
  • Knowledge of pastel
  • Previous management experience

 

Internal Auditor

A wealth management company based in Bryanston, JHB is looking for an Internal Auditor. The successful candidate will possess a good knowledge of risk and control within the Financial Services Sector in particular the Wealth industry including long-term insurance, stock broking and financial planning.

DUTIES:

  • Within each audit assignment, being responsible for
    • Walkthroughs
    • Key risk identification
    • Key control identification
    • Key control adequacy identification
    • Definition of testing strategies
    • Population analysis
    • Sample selections
    • Performing fieldwork and control effectiveness testing
    • Consolidation of findings and agreed action plans (recommendations)
    • Creation of internal audit reports
    • Obtaining management comments and agreeing internal audit reports with management
    • Finalisation of audit reports.
  • Execute internal audits within predetermined timeframes.
  • Conduct peer reviews.
  • Building strong relationships within business.
  • Conducting follow up activities across the group.
  • Possible travelling across the group for audit activities
  • Strong knowledge of IT and business processes integration.
  • Strong knowledge of operational risk concepts.

REQUIREMENTS:

  • Have internal or external auditing experience – minimum 4 years (within Financial Services Sector – in similar role).
  • Wealth business experience including platform, stock broking and possibly life insurance at a Bank or other Financial Institution
  • IT experience would be advantageous
  • B.Com Degree with CIA or CA qualification

Accounting Consultant

A forward thinking consulting firm based in town is looking for a dynamic Accountant to join their team.

DUTIES:

Managing and leading a portfolio of accounting and tax clients using various cloud accounting systems. This will include client communication, deadline management, producing monthly management reports, and ensuring that the statutory requirements of the clients are met (e.g. SARS-requirements). The individual will also be responsible for overseeing duties of first, second  and third year SAIPA trainees.

REQUIREMENTS:

Honours degree with one year post- articles experience, as well as a SAIPA, AGA, or CIMA charter.

Financial Manager – Montague Gardens

A global manufacturing company based in Montague Gardens is looking for a hands on Finance Manager to manage the finances of the company and report to the UK branch. The ideal candidate will have good exposure to imports and stock. Ability to make recommendations, forecasts etc is essential.

DUTIES:
Prepare monthly accounts to a strict reporting deadline to the group controller.
Prepare annual accounts according to South African filing regulations.
Prepare tax computations as required.
Liaise with the companies Bank to ensure facilities are in line with company requirements.
Liaise with company auditors at year end.
Administer payroll.
Administer expense procedure.
Prepare regular reporting to assist the MD with growth strategy.
Manage cash flow knowledge of cashflow finance a benefit.
Assist MD with yearly business plan and budget and provide ongoing analysis.
Managing all financial operations of the business.
Manage company foreign exchange exposure.
Manage company stock levels.
Manage Debtors and carry out debt collection procedure.
Purchase / Sales ledger.
Ensure that correct accounting procedures exist and are complied with.

REQUIREMENTS:
ACA,ACCA, CIMA or other accounting qualification
Have at least 5 years’ experience in a similar role. Being very comfortable doing invoicing, capturing up to management accounts.
Knowledge of Sage 200 and Quickbooks
Management of staff and experience of the appraisal process
Willingness to be hands on when required
Willingness to travel

Bookkeeper – Sebenza

A leading producer of colourants is seeking an experienced Bookkeeper (Up to Balance Sheet) to join their team.

Job requirements:

  • Full debtors and creditors function on Pastel. (Debtors book value is around R10-R12 million)
  • Invoicing and Capturing Bank statements
  • Full payroll function of approximately 40 to 50 staff members.
  • General HR admin duties

Accountant

A law firm based in Cape Town CBD is looking for an Accountant to join their team. The ideal candidate will have solid previous senior bookkeeping/accounting experience.

DUTIES:

  • Capturing of beneficiaries on internet banking
  • Capturing of payments to clients and service providers
  • Printing of bank statements for different department
  • Bank reconciliations

Legalsuite

  • Training will be provided
  • Capturing and updating of payments made and received
  • Check and control whether personnel update fees and expenses in different departments
  • Check monthly fees and print statistics / reports

Bookkeeping

  • VAT
  • PAYE
  • Salary Slips
  • UIF
  • SARS Income Tax
  • Financial and Management Statements

Personnel

  • General Human Resources
  • Record keeping of personnel details, sick leave and annual leave

Additional

  • Drafting of Administration Accounts for Master of the High Court in Curator Bonis matters
  • Cheques and payments to suppliers
  • Record keeping and management of Company Vehicles – issuing of Invoices to clients and updating of LegalSuite
  • Loans to clients: record keeping and calculation of interest
  • Debt Collection Department Call Centre – supervision and assistance with statistics and management of collections, expenses and income
  • Management of related entities – building owned, etc
  • Prepare Trust Account Bank Statements for audit purposes
  • Any other duties that might reasonably be expected by the company, including the collections department and any other business of the company.

 

Legal Advisor

We have an opportunity for a Legal Advisor to join a leading Asset Management firm. The purpose of the role is to provide effective legal counsel with a primary focus on Investment/ Asset Management and Alternative Administration (Hedge Funds and Private Equity).

Duties of the role include:

  • Drafting and reviewing of legal agreements applicable to the different business units, with primary focus being on investment management and alternative administration.
  • Negotiation and communication (quickly handle unanticipated counter-proposals. Communicating means being able to describe legal risks and implications clearly and understanding what the business wants and accurately reflecting that in a contract). General legal advisor responsibilities
  • Advising on the impact of legislation applicable to the asset management business – asset management environment (FMA, CISCA, LTIA, EMIR, MIFID, FAIS, OTC Derivative Markets, Infrastructure Debt Fund experience essential.)
  • Assisting with analysing corporate policies and practices where needed for adherence to laws and regulations
  • Drafting legal opinions
  • Assisting with contract management of all Group entities
  • Legal risk management reporting to the Head of Legal
  • Managing and advising the company on every legal matter such as legal risks, compliance with regulations and corporate governance
  • Resource to and assist Head of Legal in companywide projects and any other legal matter as required

 

Requirements

  • Admitted Attorney
  • 3 – 5 years practical legal experience in an asset management environment is essential
  • Experience with FMA, CISCA, LTIA, EMIR, MIFID, FAIS, OTC Derivative Markets, Infrastructure Debt Fund experience essential
  • Excellent drafting skills
  • Ability to interpret legislation and make recommendations considering business requirements
  • Good working knowledge and understanding of the financial services industry and financial instruments

Market and Investor Behaviour Analyst

This is a wonderful opportunity to join a great brand with sound product offerings. This market leader offers excellent support and believes in rewarding excellence. The position is in the Retail Business team – a group of focused, professional and highly successful individuals.

The ideal candidate is an energetic and assertive individual in possession of a BCom/B Bus Sci degree in Finance or Economics and at least four years’ experience in financial services or asset management. The candidate will have a good understanding of investment markets and economics, be passionate about investments and client services, be a team player and have excellent communication skills, both oral and written.

Duties of the role will include:

  • Researching and understanding the impact of market movements on investor behaviour and investment outcomes and supporting the retail sales teams with great intelligence.
  • Management Information, Competitor, Market and Investor research
  • General support to Retail Management, the marketing and client servicing team as well as business development managers
  • Monthly and quarterly workflow deliverables

Technical knowledge requirements:

  • Advanced – MS Excel, Word, PowerPoint
  • Experience in Morningstar Direct, I Net and Bloomberg

Project Manager

Our client, a specialist consulting firm is looking to hire a Project Manager.

This role will involve working as a Consultant on major projects at big corporations and overseeing a team of analysts who are working on specific solution-delivery projects.

The ideal candidate will come from a Financial Services, Banking or Asset Management background.

This is an opportunity to join a small team of talented senior BAs and PMs and to enjoy a litte more flexibility.