Finance Manager

at MPC Recruitment
Published August 3, 2022
Location Durban, South Africa
Category Finance  
Job Type Full-Time  


Job Description:


Our client seeks to appoint a Finance Manager to join their team, based in Durban. The Finance Manager is primarily responsible for the financial forecast, Budget, and Forward Year Plan. This position will work directly with Operating Management to build consensus on the key physicals and inputs to the financials and translate those inputs to financials and ensure timely and accurate financial forecasts.

Job duties:

  • Cash flow forecast and actual project reporting
  • Providing and interpreting financial information
  • Monitoring and interpreting cash flows and predicting future trends
  • Analysing variances and advising accordingly
  • Formulating strategic and long-term business plans
  • Researching and reporting on factors influencing business performance
  • Developing financial management mechanisms that minimise financial risk
  • Managing financial accounting, monitoring, and reporting systems
  • Preparing file and liaising with auditors to ensure annual monitoring is carried out
  • Developing external relationships with appropriate contacts, e.g., auditors, solicitors, bankers, and statutory organisations such as SARS
  • Producing accurate financial reports to specific deadlines
  • Managing budgets
  • Managing debtors
  • Submitting VAT returns and liaising with SARS about any VAT reviews
  • Supervising staff
  • Keeping abreast of changes in financial regulations and legislation

Job Requirements:

  • 7 – 10 years of financial accounting experience with progressing responsibility
  • Specialty finance and banking controllership experience highly preferred
  • Microsoft office with expertise in Excel
  • Sage Pastel Partner
  • Undergraduate degree in accounting or finance (or related field with solid accounting and finance experience)
  • Experience in the construction industry would be advantageous


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