How would you like to join a leading IPP as their Finance Manager? Our client is looking for an FM to come aboard on a fixed-term contract. If you have solid technical and financial reporting skills as well as a good knowledge of financial systems and internal control procedures, then you could be the person for the job!
As a Finance Manager, you will be a CA with at least 6 years of post articles experience within a commercial environment. It goes without saying that you have superb IFRS knowledge and will easily be able to thrive in a fast-paced environment while working under pressure. If you have experience working in an ERP, this will definitely make you stand out from the crowd! You will find yourself completely responsible for the finance function of various operation power plants and will handle financial matters with the operations teams on these plants. Your responsibilities will also include analyzing reconciliations, engaging with lenders to ensure all financial agreements are complied with, and supporting the budget and forecasting process. To succeed in this role, you need to have incredible analytical skills as well as have a thorough understanding of mechanisms of internal control and financial compliance matters. It is also important that you are familiar with reporting systems in a medium/large company.
If you think you have what it takes to be the Finance Manager our client is looking for, then we’d love to hear from you!
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6+ years post articles experience within a commercial environment
Experience in financial and management accounting as well as accounting practices and methods
ERP work experience is beneficial
Strong IFRS knowledge
Familiar with reporting mechanisms in a medium – large company
Your key responsibilities include preparing and overseeing transactional and reporting processes, managing cash flow, carrying out statutory and compliance reporting, managing budgets and forecasting, and supporting the finance team.
IT proficient, including MS Office
Thrive in a past-faced environment with ability to work under pressure
Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
Outstanding analytical skills
Work well in a team as well as ability to take initiative