Posted on :
27 Sep, 2022
27 Sep, 2022
A Dynamic, Fast-Growing SME operating in the Telecoms space and based in Samrand has an exciting opportunity for a CFO with the possibility of becoming the CEO Designate.
The purpose of the role is to partner with the business to provide strategic, financial, and operational leadership for the company to direct, coordinate and work with the senior Executive leadership team
It is anticipated that the successful candidate would have, in the initial stages of their career, completed articles and worked as a financial accountant with the related responsibilities.
Job Title: Chief Financial Officer
Duties & Responsibilities:
Analyse and make recommendations on the impact of short, medium, and long-term growth initiatives, by planning and the implementation of new strategies and related action plans.
Remain abreast of regulatory changes which may impact on the nature of the company’s business
Establish, align, and manage target and budget goals whilst ensuring effective control and reporting of costs to increase cost efficiency
Prepare tax returns to ensure accuracy, completeness, and compliance with applicable tax legislation and regulation.
Provide advice and solutions to business tax matters
Takes responsibility for all SARS related submissions, issues and communications
Apply relevant principles to accurately record, adjust and reconcile financial transactions and events
Execute relevant internal controls to ensure the integrity of operations, financial and accounting practices
Corporate and Statutory reporting
Financial reporting and External Audits to ensure compliance with regulatory and IFRS reporting requirements through maintenance of general ledger records.
Review of bank mandates and authorities
Manage Forex transactions
Maintain and understand Banking relationships
Responsible for Treasury and investment functions and policies
Must be able to communicate in writing and verbally at C level competently
Desired Experience & Qualification:
CA (SA)/ B.Com / CIS or CIMA. A Relevant Business Degree is non-negotiable
5 to 8 years experience in a similar position preferably in a private company
Must be competent in Excel, Word and Outlook
Must read and write English fluently
Staff Management Experience
Understands business plans and strategies
Knowledge of preparing VAT and taxation returns and statutory returns
Package & Remuneration:
R 900k – R 1.3k p.a