Head Of Finance

Purpose:

To support the Chief Financial Officer and departmental needs whist assisting in the management of the finance department.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Report to the Chief Financial Officer
  • Manage all accounting operations (hands-on duties relating to A/R, A/P, GL, bank reconciliations, intercompany movements reconciliations and revenue recognition)
  • Support in the month-end and year-end close process
  • Preparation of timely and accurate monthly group’s consolidated management accounts (including relevant KPIs)
  • Variance reporting, analysing trends and investigating discrepancies in a collaborative manner with the relevant teams
  • Assist in the preparation of the budget, forecasts and business plans
  • Ensure government statutory requirements and tax filings
  • Assist in developing business processes and accounting policies to maintain and strengthen the company’s internal controls
  • Liaise with Auditors
  • Additional operational finance duties as necessary

Requirements:

  • 3+ years of overall combined accounting and finance experience; preferably gained experience in a large accounting firm
  • Holds a recognised Accounting degree
  • IFRS knowledge
  • Ability to keep deadlines
  • Proficient in accounting systems and Microsoft Office applications, particularly in Excel is essential
  • Team player
  • Fluent in written and spoken English with good communication and interpersonal skills
  • Work independently and under minimal supervision