Chief Financial Officer (Chartered Accountant)

The Staff Connection Date Job Posted: 18-Oct-2018

Location: Northern Suburbs

Staff Connection is looking for a Chief Financial Officer (Chartered Accountant) for a very well established company in Rivonia. 

**PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS POSITION REQUIRES THE SKILLS OF A QUALIFIED CHARTERED ACCOUNTANT!!

REPORTS TO: Managing Director 

PURPOSE OF THE ROLE: 

  • The successful incumbent is responsible to the MD, keeping informed of the overall operation of the company from a ‘control’ viewpoint so that corrective action can be taken where necessary at the earliest possible moment.
  • The successfful incumbenet has executive and staff responsibilities. They will be responsible for the set up and direct supervision of all accounting staff and administration matters.
  • The successful incumbent will be responsibile for budgeting, statutory, accounting, reporting, treasury, tax compliance, audit/ review activities, payroll and legal matters.
  • The successful incumbent needs to maintain control over the operating functions and liaises with Finance Department and provides HQ with all Finance reporting.
  • Also, oversee the bookkeeping and financial reporting for all South African market units, ensuring the accounting records are accurate, monitoring & implementing of internal financial controls.

SPECIFIC KEY SKILLS AND COMPETENCIES:

  • Computer literacy including MS Word, PowerPoint and Excel, Outlook
  • Ability to communicate and liaise with internal and external customers
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Customer focussed
  • Attention to detail, Articulate
  • High work standards
  • Time management
  • Punctual
  • Flexible
  • Team player
  • A CA qualification is essential!

PERSONAL ATRIBUTES REQUIRED:

  • Self- motivated and disciplined
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Ability to communicate at all levels
  • Proven verbal, written and telephonic skills
  • Organised and methodical
  • Team player
  • Analytical
  • High degree of flexibility
  • Culturally aware
  • Resilient and pro-active
  • Proven coaching and development skills
  • Proven performance management skills
  • Proven time management - ability to meet simultaneous deadlines
  • Ability to make informed decisions independently

Please submit your application with a professional photo of yourself and contactable references. Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted


Job ID
223446
Job Title
Chief Financial Officer (Chartered Accountant)
Employer Type
FT/PT
Province
Town/City
Northern Suburbs
Salary Type
Monthly
Salary
Market Related
Start Date
Immediately