Finance Manager

at Key Recruitment
Published July 27, 2022
Location Cape Town, South Africa
Category Management  
Job Type Full-Time  


Job Description

Finance Manager


Our client, a retail company based in Cape Town is looking for Financial Manager with strong accounting, leadership and management skills to lead a financial team of 6+ bookkeepers, senior bookkeepers and administrators. The accounting department is responsible for the accounting function of one-hundred retail outlets in South Africa and will therefore require a strong candidate who can not only lead but improve the efficiency of the department. This will be an in-office position based in the Southern Suburbs, Cape Town. Candidates must be willing to travel to the offices daily as this is not a hybrid working role.




Responsible for accurate and timeous production of monthly management accounts, ensuring that the monthly reporting is properly planned and executed, and all queries are addressed.

Supervision of the senior bookkeeper, bookkeepers, recon administrator, and VAT administrator.

Administration of the stores’ SARS E-filing profile for VAT and PAYE.

Preparation and submission of IT14SDs.

Oversee payroll administration.

Oversee submissions and payment of VAT and PAYE submissions.

Assist in the handling of VAT reviews/audits.

Prepare regulatory reports as requested – NCR and Stats SA.

The submission of CIPC annual returns.

Managing different stakeholders who engage with the Accounting Department.

Manage and maintain the fixed asset registers for all the stores.

Provide support on the Independent Review for the Auditors.



Bachelor's Degree in Accounting. Completed articles will be advantageous

5 – 7 years’ experience in a managerial role.

Excellent accounting software user and administration skills

Awareness of business trends

Experience with Sage Accounting


Remuneration: 45k-60K based on experience (CTC).


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