We’re looking for an ambitious and driven Financial Manager, possessing a robust financial acumen, deep-set analytical skills, and an entrepreneurial mindset, to join us as the world adapts to the e-commerce revolution. You will be an integral part of the finance team and will assist on both a finance and operational level. We offer a dynamic work environment, competitive remuneration, and a chance to be part of a fast-growing business that is busy disrupting the e-commerce landscape in South Africa and the rest of Africa.
Duties & Responsibilities
Perform all month-end closing activities including general ledger maintenance, balance sheet reconciliations and corporate/overhead cost allocation.
Preparation of management accounts, Income Statement, Balance Sheet and Trial Balance and managing the day to day accounting activities.
Prepare the financial reporting, analysis and forecasts to ensure timely and accurate reporting and planning.
Own responsibility of VAT / EMP 201 returns and other statutory/regulatory submissions.
Assist and provide input with regards to operating controls, to automate systems for scalability.
Assist with development of financial controls, financial policies, procedures and guidelines, risk assessment and management to ensure that financial risks are identified and addressed.
Monitoring of annual budget on a quarterly basis in coordination with various departments.
Weekly/monthly reconciliations of revenue and cost of sales between inventory system, accounting system, and merchant database for the purposes of the weekly and monthly sales reports.
Assist with monthly payroll and other ad-hoc duties as required.
Establish and enforce proper accounting methods, policies and principles.
Preparing annual audit documentation for external audit firms, including closing off, liaising with auditors.
Maintaining and attending to all company secretarial duties.
Desired Experience & Qualification
CA(SA) with 2-4 years post article experience OR
Ideally 2+ years Financial Management experience.
Advanced computer skills on MS Office, accounting software and databases.
High attention to detail and accuracy.
Keen interest in the tech and startup scene.
Package & Remuneration
R55 000 – R65 000 p/m