Deputy CFO (French Speaking)
Salary ZAR800000 - ZAR1000000 per annum
Consultant Catherine Patton
Date posted 15 March 2019 2019-03-152019-05-14 travel-and-tourism Johannesburg Gauteng ZA ZAR 800000 1000000 1000000 YEAR Robert Walters https://www.robertwalters.co.za
The right person will be sharing various responsibilities with a deep focus on grant management, compliance assurance and managing the head office team. This person will have 8 people reporting into them. They will also be required to travel, estimated to be 6 trips a year.
It is estimated that about 40% of this position will be dedicated to grant management.
Key tasks for the deputy include:
Organization or participating in start up workshops on certain grants
Code new grants received
Review the grant allocations on a monthly basis to ensure that the utilisation is correct
Reconcile the undrawn funds and repay disbursements on a quarterly basis
Review and/or prepare financial grant reports
Ensure salesforce database is updated and work on an automated reporting calendar
Head office and Treasury Books
Will be fully responsible for the head office and treasury books (30% time).
Providing guidance and mentorship to the existing accountants
Cash flow management through treasury
Maintain relationships at all the banking institutions, negotiate interest rates
Ensure completion of monthly reports on time
Responsible for the annual audit
The deputy CFO will often be tasked to perform compliance checks. These include compliance to the finance manual as well as adherence to donor requirements.
Chartered Accountant or Professional Accountant or equivalent
Fully bilingual (English and French)
Experience in francophone Africa
At least 5 years’ experience within senior management at a large international organization