Financial Manager

at Trust Company 002
Location Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa
Date Posted
Category Finance
Work Hours Day
Salary Units MONTH
Currency ZAR



Job Description:  Finance  Manager


We are looking for the right candidate to take up the role of Finance Manager to head up our accounting “hub” in Cape Town, South Africa.


This hub will be used to service onshore and offshore companies which all form part of a larger group.


The candidate must be enthusiastic, be able to multi task and be an effective communicator, as they will need to be able to juggle several companies accounting needs at once. The successful incumbent will be reporting to a Director based offshore.


Main duties  and responsibilities:




Oversee an accounts team which are responsible for producing accounts for our clients who are either onshore or offshore


This will involve reviewing or producing accounts for Trust, Funds and Companies (property owning/investment/nominee etc.). Responsibilities will include preparation and review.


To prepare some formal accounts according to IFRS or GAAP (FRS 102)  current knowledge is a must because the candidate will be required to apply their knowledge to accounts preparation, and reconciliation of investment reports.


Supporting the corporate reporting function.


Supporting the business in delivering a strong finance function and assist in improving systems and processes across the business.


Qualifications and experience:


ACCA/ACA/CIMA qualified


Understanding of IFRS and GAAP


Practical experience a must

(not necessary in Trust or fiduciary sector )


Good communication


Excellent eye for detail




Excel and word


Accounting package experience a must


Interested candidates can send their CV