Management Accountant
Woven
Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
8h ago

Description

The role of the Finance team is to provide strong financial support, management and robust challenge within the business, enabling the CFO to report the monthly performance to the ELT and PE backers.

The finance team will also ensure a strong financial control environment exists, and proactively support / police the adherence to Woven policies and procedures whilst encouraging continuous improvement.

The Role

  • Job Title : Management Accountant
  • Job Type : Permanent
  • Location : Cape Town
  • Key Tasks & Responsibilities

  • Partner with Group FD and dotted line into Group FC to assist them in delivery of month end reporting, annual budget, revised forecast and cashflow
  • Manage production of month end management accounts (from trial balances) within set deadlines, ensuring true reflection of monthly financial performance, commentary, all KPIs, variance analysis
  • Balance sheet reporting owner for Woven, producing the monthly balance sheet report showing all variances and details on balances
  • Production of monthly Board Pack for the entire business (will be CEO report, finance, sales, ops, HR etc reports) and other ad hoc reports
  • Assist BP finance managers in driving further insight and improving profitability by monitoring KPIs.
  • Working capital management and cash reporting, maintaining effective links with the Credit Control team to ensure cash movement and commentary is aligned
  • Other ad-hoc activities.
  • About You

    The successful candidate will be enthusiastic, confident and have a flexible approach to work. They should be able to demonstrate good organisational skills including the ability to multi-task, prioritise work under pressure and complete within deadlines.

    They should be able to communicate effectively with non-finance people in a friendly and courteous manner, establishing and maintaining good working relationships with Clients and colleagues at all levels.

    The job requires the ability to work well as part of a team but also independently using their own initiative where appropriate.

    The candidate will be actively encouraged to develop their career at Woven and given the necessary support to achieve progression.

    Ultimately, the success of this will be determined by the candidates willingness, ability and approach.

    Essential

  • Part / Full qualifications : ACA / ACCA / CIMA
  • Experience in management / board reporting
  • Ability to liaise with non-finance staff and at all levels, build strong working relationships with them.
  • Ability to work independently of supervision and be proactive in all areas of the role.
  • Able to manage workload, financial projects and prioritise.
  • Qualified with a recognised Professional Accountancy qualification such as CIMA / ACCA, etc.
  • Strong Excel skills
  • Attention to detail but also being able to see the bigger picture.
  • Remain composed in a busy / fast paced environment
  • Team player with hands on approach
  • Excellent Communication skills
  • Desirable

  • SAGE experience
  • PE experience
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