We have a very exciting opportunity for a Financial Manager to manage our client’s financial accounts in Mozambique! Please note, your application will only be considered if you have experience with Mozambican regulatory bodies as this is crucial to the success of this role!
To be the right fit for this exciting role, it is non-negotiable that you are a CA(SA) with undisputable knowledge of IFRS! You will be managing the Mozambican entities’ finances from Cape Town, making it vital that you have experience managing remotely as well as experience with working with companies outside of South Africa. You need to be someone who is driven, takes initiative, and has a numerical aptitude. Your day-to-day responsibilities will include managing accountants in Mozambique, supporting the VP Finance and Asset Manager with carrying out cost-saving strategies as well as liaising with tax advisors and authorities to tackle complex tax issues - requiring you to have sound tax knowledge! It is essential that you can navigate complex business environments as you will find yourself needing to oversee foreign loan repayment schedules. Additionally, you need to have excellent communication skills and know how to conduct yourself as you will engage with external auditors throughout the auditing process.
Overall, you are someone who is solution orientated, dedicated, and is pro-active to ensure deadlines are met - if not delivered on before the time. If you can see yourself succeeding in this role, then what are you waiting for? Apply now!
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We offer recruitment, consulting and employment services with a focus on recruitment for renewable energy and environmental jobs in South Africa and Africa at large. AltGen is a renewable energy recruitment agency based in Cape Town which focuses on developing careers for individuals in our niche space.
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CA(SA) – non-negotiable!!
Experience working with companies outside of South Africa
Previous experience managing remotely
Previous experience running accounts outside of South Africa is beneficial
Expert knowledge of ERP systems is highly beneficial!
Strong tax knowledge
Undisputable knowledge of IFRS
Your responsibilities will be broken down into 5 key areas which include people management, group and management reporting, compliance function, external audits and/or reviews and ad hoc which includes analysing and reporting on BD tax strategies.
Thrive under pressure
Excellent English written and verbal communication skills with the ability to speak Portuguese is beneficial
Robust attention to detail
Highly organised and methodical in approach to work
Ability to meet deadlines and take initiative