A large financial services team have a great job opportunity for a Corporate Controller to join their team in Cape Town .
The Corporate Controller serves as a key member of the Finance leadership team, overseeing and optimizing the execution of accounting, reporting, tax, payroll, and treasury operations.
Your key job responsibilities as the Corporate Controller in Cape Town will include :
Responsible for overall integrity and control of the financial data gathering and reporting process, ensuring the financial statements are in accordance with generally accepted accounting principals
Lead, motivate and direct the staff that is responsible for the following functions : general accounting, cost accounting, international accounting, sales controller, tax and treasury
Support LRP financial planning and budget management functions in collaboration with department managers
Serve on planning and policy-making committees and maintain corporate accounting and reporting policies
Oversee monthly close processes, ensuring timely and accurate financial reporting
Requirements for this Corporate Controller job in Cape Town :
Bachelor’s Degree in Finance or Accounting
6+ years’ experience in Finance or Accounting function
3+ years’ experience at the mid-to-senior executive level
Expert knowledge of finance, accounting, budgeting, cost control principals, tax and treasury operations
Strong knowledge of automated financial and accounting reporting systems with a mindset in favour of process improvement and efficiency
Demonstrated strong financial, analytical, creative and problem-solving skills, as well as demonstrated abilities to be strategic and tactical
Demonstrated strong interpersonal, communication, and presentation skills