Financial Manager – CA

Financial Manager – CA

Our client, a development and property company is looking for a Financial Manager,  must be a qualified CA, based in Durban.
 
Educational Qualifications  
    • Chartered Accountant (SA)
 
Experience:
– Minimum 3 years post-articles managerial experience
– Well-versed with accounting practices, particularly IFRS for SME’s and the tax laws of SA.
 
Duties & Responsibilities:
  • Maintain a documented system of finance policies and procedures.
  • Oversight and management of staff within the Finance (Trading) department.  
  • Implement consistent accounting policies and maintain internal controls and the general ledger chart of accounts.
  • Review and monitor ledger accounts and reconciliations.
    • Assistance with treasury function  
 
    • Assist the Director’s in securing Capital Asset financing (Trading):
  • Monthly review of cost reports for new developments and tenant installations against budgets.
  • Manage the preparation of the trading companies’ budgets.
  • Report to management on the monthly performance of the trading companies’, variances to budget and reasons for those variances.  
  • Engage in ongoing cost reduction analysis in all areas of the group.
    • Authorising expenditure in accordance with the parameters set out in the finance policies and procedures manual.
    • Assistance with the audit:
    • Drafting Annual Financial Statements,
    • Reviewing audit files prepared by the bookkeepers,
    • Review and authorise any changes required by the auditors.
    • Assistance with tax matters.
    • Review of VAT and tax documentation prior to submission to SARS.
    • Calculation of provisional tax payments.
    • Continual evaluation of suitability of current or proposed new accounting systems.  
    • Monthly review and authorisation of Petty Cash Reconciliations.
    • Management of the credit facilities offered to customers (trading).
    • Insurance claims for the trading entities.  
    • Guarantees – Internal and external.  
    • Fleet tracking and reporting.  
 
Salary: R 80 000 – R 100 000K