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Finance Manager

Salary rangeConfidential | Contract type: Permanent

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Job Summary

About
Our client
is a fast-growing financial technology company currently operating in Zambia,
Tanzania and South Africa, with
operations due to commence in Kampala, Uganda towards the end of 2020 and the start of 2021. Our client will be delivering personal
lending products from branch based channels,
utilising internally generated software and lending products backed by the IT
and data analytics teams based in
South Africa.
Finance
Manager
Job
summary
This position is ideal for an accountant that is looking to
play a key role as part of the countries new management team. The role would best suit an all-rounder that is
able to manage a team as well as
provide input into the optimising of operations and overall strategy formulation.

Responsibilities

1) Management responsibilities
  • Serve as member of executive team and assist in
    determination of company strategy.
  • Work with and manage a finance team.
  • Create
    an adventurous and desirable place to work.
  • Contribute to growth of the client as a key player in the
    Ugandan microfinance industry
2) Accounting/Bookkeeping
  • Daily reconciliations of entity transactions.
  • Preparations of monthly accounts.
  • Assist with the annual audit
  • Annual budgeting
  • Manage creditors and bill payments
3) Taxation
  • Manage the payroll function
  • Lodge and reconcile indirect taxes (Payroll and
    VAT)
  • Liaise with Uganda Revenue Authority where
    required
4) Operational
  • Work direct debits teams (external and internal)
    to manage collections
  • Analyse and optimise accounting ratios to
    improve profitability
  • Manage spending decisions
  • Manage cash flow and external financing where
    required
Qualifications
  • 3+
    years experience in the banking industry or with a fast growth company
  • International
    experience within the sector is preferred
  • ACCA/CPA
    qualified
  • Proven
    ability to work independently and contribute strategically to growth of the
    company

Job Requirements

Required education: Bachelor's degree
Required relevant work experience: 3 years
Required languages: English (Spoken: fluent | Written: fluent)

Mandatory attachments

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Self-prepared CV file - the employer wants to see a CV that you have prepared yourself
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