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Finance Manager-Western Cape (ACCA)

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Our client is seeking a highly skilled and experienced Finance Manager to join their team in the Western Cape. This role is an integral part of the Senior Finance Management team, reporting directly to the UK Head of Finance. The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring local statutory accounting and taxation compliance, overseeing grower's contracts, and supporting policy implementation. This role offers the opportunity to be a catalyst for change, driving improvements through effective analysis and process review. If you're looking for a role that allows you to make a significant impact while working with a dynamic team, this could be the perfect opportunity for you. * Integral part of the Senior Finance Management team * Opportunity to drive improvements and change * Reporting directly to the UK Head of Finance

Detailed Job Description:

As a Finance Manager, your primary responsibility will be to ensure local statutory accounting and taxation compliance. You'll adapt processes in line with changes in SA GAAP and IFRS, ensuring timely compliant VAT returns. You'll oversee the delivery of robust compliant monthly numbers, support legal with contract data and system entry, manage day-to-day audit-compliant processes, liaise with external service providers including taxation, audit and banking, communicate effectively with growers, marketers, and exporters. Additionally, you'll deliver weekly and monthly reports internally and externally.

  • Adapting processes in line with changes in SA GAAP and IFRS
  • Ensuring timely compliant VAT returns
  • Overseeing delivery of robust compliant monthly numbers
  • Supporting Legal with contract data and system entry
  • Managing day-to-day audit-compliant processes
  • Liaising with external service providers including taxation, audit and banking
  • Communicating effectively with growers, marketers, and exporters
  • Delivering weekly and monthly reports internally and externally

What you bring:

The ideal candidate for this Finance Manager position is a qualified accountant (ACA, CIMA or ACCA) with over five years of experience (ACCA preferred).

  • Qualified Accountant (ACA, CIMA or ACCA)
  • 5 years + Qualified Accountant (ACCA preferred)
  • Excellent internal customer communication skills
  • Strong IT ability and data modelling skills
  • Experience of tax compliance (SA and Global)
  • Experience of Audit managements
  • Knowledge and understanding of Finance regulations and standards
  • Ability to forward think and proactively improve the department

What sets this company apart:

Our client is a rapidly growing company that values excellence, integrity, and teamwork. They are committed to providing a supportive and inclusive work environment where every individual can thrive. They believe in the power of diverse perspectives and strive to foster a culture of continuous learning and improvement. This is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic team and make a significant impact.

What's next:

Ready to take the next step in your career? Apply now! Catherine.blake@robertwalters.com

Apply today by clicking on the link!

Contract Type: FULL_TIME

Specialism: Accountancy & Finance

Focus: Finance Manager

Industry: Accountancy

Salary: Negotiable

Workplace Type: Hybrid

Location: Western Cape

Job Reference: 0VWO92-1E32E04D

Date posted: 03 July 2024

Consultant: Catherine Blake

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