Our Client has recently centralised their accounting function and relocated the accounting department to Gauteng from Cape Town. Due to this they are looking to recruit a Management Accountant to work alongside the Financial Accountant to lead all accounting and system projects.
Key internal relationships: Financial Accountant and Accounting Department.
Primary purpose: To lead all accounting and system projects and develop financial metrics to support business operations.
Job description / core competencies: Look after company’s accounts, advise Managers about the financial implications of business decisions to aid growth and profit.
Travel requirements: None
Responsibilities of the job include:
Preparing reports, budgets, commentaries and financial statements
Undertaking financial administration and internal audits
Liaising with managerial staff and other colleagues
Supervising a team of accounting technicians
Developing and managing financial systems/policies
Negotiating and obtaining finance for major projects
Controlling and forecasting income and expenditure
Creating business strategies to generate shareholder value
Country: South Africa
Job Qualification & Experience:
Minimum: B.Com accounting graduate with completed articles, advanced Excel skills and good pastel working knowledge
Ideally 3 years’ post articles experience, preferable in retail sector
The business is based in Midrand, operates in the retail sector of security products, focussing on the import and distribution of these products.
They have several branches across the country and a turnover of R300million and just over 100 employees.
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