Equal Education is a movement of learners, parents, teachers and community members working for quality and equality in South African education, through analysis and activism.
a commitment to robust political education and campaign strategising with members; and building a strong research base through primary and secondary research.
hosted every 3 years.The National Congress along with the National Council is mandated to direct the work EE undertakes during each 3 year periodEqual Educations CultureEqual Education aspires to be a place where all of our members become conscious and active participants in society who strive to resist patriarchy, tribalism, ageism, sexism, racism and other forms of discriminatory practices that operate in our homes, communities and places of work.
As a member of staff, one must commit to upholding EEs principles for a safe and welcoming work environment.Our principles aim to create an environment that enables growth, is inclusive and safe for all who pass through the organisation.
Equal Education (EE) seeks to appoint a Finance Manager to be based at its national office in Khayelitsha, Cape Town.The position is situated within the Finance and Fundraising Department.
The Finance Manager is responsible for oversight of the organisations financial operations and ensuring that the organisation is financially healthy.
This role is ideal for a young, socially minded individual looking to utilise their professional skills in advancing a youth-led struggle for an equal and just South Africa.
Core Abilities : ?Ability to provide strategic vision.?Strong leadership skills.?Understanding of organisation wide goals, plans and resources.
Provide strategic direction to the Finance Department.?Develop budgets for the organisation, monitor income and expenditure against the budget, monitor cash flow, do medium and long-term financial projections for the organisation.
developing policies as required.?Ensure regular reporting on all financial matters to the General Secretary, SMT, Audit Committee and National Council.
assisting in developing a sustainability strategy for EE.?Develop and implement strategies to maximise EEs investments with EEs asset managers.
Deadline orientated.?Results driven.?Decision-making skills.?Ability to coordinate different departments.?Ability to delegate effectively.
proficient in Pastel and Sage accounting products.Qualification and experience : ?Bcom Accounting degree, and / or proven background in finance, business or economics.