Chartered Accountant CA(SA)
Minimum of 2 years post articles experience in a financial role
Served articles with a big four firm
Experience in the healthcare industry will be advantageous
Leadership qualities and mentoring skills
In depth knowledge and practical application of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)
Preparation of annual financial statements in compliance with IFRS
Knowledge of relevant financial legislation
Knowledge of financial modelling
Knowledge of and practical experience with taxation
Excellent attention to detail
Excellent communication skills
Excellent computer skills including advanced Excel skills
Experience in business intelligence reporting tools such as Microsoft BI/Tableau would be advantageous
Ability to work under pressure
Supervise and provide guidance to the accounting team within the Finance Department, ensuring their adherence to best practices and company policies.
Prepare monthly management accounts and provide valuable insights and explanations.
Oversee the preparation of consolidated annual financial statements, as well as separate financial statements for all entities within the Group.
Conduct in-depth analysis and interpretation of financial information to identify trends, areas for improvement, and cost-saving opportunities.
Assist in preparing and compiling the annual budget, performing relevant cost escalation analysis, and reviewing budgets before finalization.
Analyse actual performance versus the budget, providing insights and identifying areas for adjustment.
Implement and maintain a detailed monthly forecast model with a 5-year time horizon, incorporating income statements, balance sheets, and cash flow statements.
Perform scenario analysis on the forecast model to establish the impact on profitability and other key metrics over the forecast period.
Monitor the Groups cash flow, ensuring adequate resources are available to fund operations and meet commitments.
Manage the financial year-end process.
Prepare for the annual and interim external audits and facilitate the Client Assistance schedule requirements as requested by the external auditors.
Evaluate, monitor, implement and improve internal control systems to minimize risks to the company.
Investigate breaches of controls in conjunction with the Internal Auditor.
Review the payroll on a monthly basis prior to payment.
Manage the Groups tax compliance, submit tax returns and supporting documentation to SARS as requested.
Identify opportunities to achieve tax efficiencies and savings.
Liaise with SARS on tax queries, requests for information and outstanding issues.
Support the Chief Financial Officer with feasibilities, investigations, valuations, and analysis pertaining to the business and strategies.
Assist with the BEE verification process.
As an Authorised Signatory, review and approve supplier payments on a daily basis.
Support the business in implementing new IT systems for financial reporting, procurement, etc.
Prepare a quarterly business intelligence reporting pack for Executive Management.
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