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Job Title
Assistant Financial Manager
Employment Type
Full Time
Experience
3 to 6 years
Salary
Negotiable
Job Published
18 March 2024
Job Reference No.
3340390717

Job Description

We are looking for an assistant financial manager, here is what you need to know about the role:

 

The main purpose of this position is:

  • To assist the Finance Manager with accounting and monitoring functions related to processing, planning, budgeting, financial reporting, and financial administration within the department
  • To accurately maintain records of financial transactions
  • To provide expert financial advice and operational support to the various Departments, the Trust, and various Committees in relation
    to the financial matters of the entity
  • To ensure that all financial transactions are processed in accordance with policies, procedures, and statutory requirements
  • To deputize for the Finance Manager in his/her absence

The requirements of this job are as follows:

Qualification:

  • A tertiary level qualification in accounting or management accounting (e.g., B Com with Accounting major) OR,
  • If qualified by experience, at least seven to ten years of experience, at this level, with the same or similar key performance areas

Experience:

  • A minimum of three years post qualification experience in the field of finance in a large or medium size organisational environment, with exposure to various aspects of finance and management accounting

Skills:

  • Ability to interact successfully with clients at all levels regarding financial matters, and to provide related advice, coaching and training
  • Ability to take initiative, exercise judgement, solve problems, and work accurately and to deadline with minimal supervision
  • Excellent organisation skills and the ability to establish priorities
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills coupled with sound interpersonal skills

Knowledge:

  • PASTEL Accounting
  • Excel Advanced

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