Junior Financial Manager






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Our client is a prominent property owner with a diverse student accommodation portfolio across South Africa, including Cape Town, Durban, Johannesburg, and Port Elizabeth, all located near major universities. Since the early 2000s, their primary focus has been to provide a safe and secure environment for students, cultivating a vibrant and culturally inclusive community.

Due to a recent opening at their Johannesburg head office, they are seeking to hire a Junior Financial Manager to strengthen their dynamic team. The role involves ensuring the timely preparation of financial statements, including budgeting and forecasting as required by the company. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the preparation of annual financial statements, budgeting, forecasting, and analysis. Additional duties include generating monthly management accounts, conducting financial analysis, and overseeing and participating in the external audit process. You will also manage a 14-person finance team and handle balance sheet account reconciliations.

The ideal candidate will possess a BCom Accounting or equivalent degree, with an honours degree being preferred. A qualified CA(SA) with 4-6 years of post-article experience, including a minimum of 3 years in a people management role, is required. Experience with Oracle accounting software is advantageous. We are seeking a dynamic, analytically-minded, proactive individual with exceptional attention to detail and a keen eye for accuracy. The right candidate will be assertive, energetic, and have a positive attitude with a proven ability to lead a team.

If you meet the criteria and believe this opportunity is a fit for you, please submit your CV today!
Gunther Korb

South Africa

Gunther Korb


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