Finance Manager (Ref: MEFM)

Position in the Financial sector in Centurion - Gauteng
Posted On Tuesday 12 October 2021
Job Description:

Our client is seeking a Finance Manager, based in Centurion to join their team.

The purpose of the Financial Manager is to manage the organisation’s various finance functions, including finance and accounting, financial planning, budgeting and analysis, procurement, regulatory and risk management and compliance. The Financial Manager will report directly to and work closely with the Divisional Head: Finance and work closely with other departments in the organisation

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Main job function

Collate, prepare, and interpret monthly management reports, accounts, commentaries, annual budgets, and financial statements

Monthly review of spend and reporting thereof to Exco and provincial teams

Prepare financial report quarterly

Compile and continuously update financial handbook, policies and processes and SOP’s Train on financial accounting and other related updates of the finance team

IFRS compliance

Tax and VAT submissions and compliance

Implement new processes and systems in collaboration with other teams

Provide financial input into the strategic planning process, including annual budgets, periodic forecasts

Liaise with operations to understand procurement requirements and manage the procurement process from authorisation, ordering, payments through to delivery Manage suppliers and approved price lists via procurement

Manage income, cash flow and expenditure, ensuring these activities fall within the budget, including authorisation of payments against approved purchased orders and delegation of authority

Monthly payroll processing within the financial system

Finalization of the month end processing for the generation of management accounts Compile timeous submission of all statutory requirements

Drive efficiencies and continuous improvements in the finance department

Overall management of the insurance, tax, BBBEE, statutory and treasury portfolios Manage the full Audit process



Must have a degree in relevant field; BCom or CIMA



5 years’ Experience in financial management or similar role

Must have management experience and demonstrate the ability to lead a team

Strong planning, attention to detail and deliver on deadlines

Proven track record of outstanding performance

Proven track record of managing budgets successfully

Strong management reporting skills and interpretation of data

Ability to budget and forecast financial position

Build on current processes to deliver efficiencies and manage compliance requirements Strong interpersonal, management and leadership skills – ability to communicate and motivate the team

Experience using Sage Evolution will be preferable or a strong aptitude for learning on the job





A Consultant will be in touch if you are shortlisted for the position. Please consider your application unsuccessful should you not have been contacted within 2 weeks.  We will keep your CV on our database and contact you should you match the criteria of any other vacancies.

Please contact Melanie Els