Financial Controller

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Do you have a passion for numbers and strong leadership skills? We are looking for a Financial Controller to join a growing group of companies in the import & export trade.


What is expected of you?

  • Prepare and analyse the monthly financial statements and interpreting the figures as well as the year-end external financial reporting
  • Lead the Budget process with other Departments and prepare budgets, cash flows and forecasts
  • Ensure adherence to approved budgets, cash flows and forecasts
  • Monitor and plan cash resources and liquidity
  • Present financial reports concisely and meaningfully to both financial and non-financial managers
  • Be the point of reference to other Heads of Departments, management, directors, and staff
  • Compile statutory reports required by government and other regulatory bodies, like VAT Returns, tax returns etc
  • Cooperate with internal and external auditors to ensure proper compliance and efficient interim and year-end closures
  • Identify opportunities to improve processes, workflows, and information systems
  • Implement effective internal controls to reduce risk exposure
  • Ensure that internal controls are updated and enhanced as well as all financial transactions are properly recorded, filed and reported
  • Monitor and ensure that all reconciliations, including but not limited to bank & cash, VAT, intercompany, payroll and suppliers, are updated on a regular periodic basis
  • Manage, guide, and motivate the finance team members, set goals, and oversee their performance to maintain a strong employee relationship
  • Perform any additional duties as may be required by the company from time to time


What are you expected to bring?

  • A degree in accountancy or an equivalent qualification in ACCA 
  • Excellent communications skills in the English language
  • Possess a warrant to act as a Certified Public Accountant
  • A minimum of 5 years’ experience in a similar position
  • Excellent knowledge of Excel and PowerPoint
  • Strong knowledge of accounting systems


What’s in it for you?

  • An attractive remuneration package
  • Stable job opportunity
  • Career prospects
  • Other benefits are offered


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