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Executive Assistant to CFO

Company:

The Unlimited

Position:

Executive Assistant to CFO/FM

Department:

Finance

Location:

Hillcrest


General

Accountable to:

Chief Financial Officer

Direct reports:

None at this point

Purpose of the Role:

Partner with CFO and CEO around Financial decision making and Insights and provide cover for the Financial Manager.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Cover role for the Financial Manager, with a view to groom into CFO over time
  • Oversight of the financial function, including results, team productivity, structure and processes
  • Ensure that the necessary controls are in place, balancing commerciality whilst keeping the business safe
  • Review and analysis of monthly financial results, understanding trends, providing relevant insights, ensuring accuracy and coordinating any necessary actions
  • Coordinate and prepare annual forecasts
  • Prepare rolling 3-year forecast on a monthly basis
  • Understanding of performance against forecast, providing insights and deep dive, where necessary
  • Execution of various strategic or commercial initiatives
  • Financial modelling and completing new business case analyses
  • Serve as a financial business partner, building strong relationships with stakeholders across the business
  • Coordination of various aspects of the monthly Board Pack
  • Proactively, recommending and influencing strategic decisions
  • Managing, collating and analysing data for delivering actionable insights
  • Ensure that the business has the necessary real time MI to drive timely and proactive decisions.

Knowledge, Experience & Skills:

  • CA (SA) Preferable
  • 5 years + business experience

Skill Competencies:

  • Commercial thinker
  • Proactive
  • Highly Analytical
  • Deadline Driven
  • Strategic
  • Influencing Skills
  • Leadership Ability
  • Communication Skills
  • Ability to hold people accountable

Personal Characteristics:

  • Strong EQ
  • Attention to detail
  • Deadline orientated
  • Strong work ethic
  • Open to change
  • Creative
  • Strong communicator
  • Proactive forward thinker
  • Energetic and focused
  • Passionate
  • Confident
  • Resilient

To apply kindly email your C.V to kperfect@theunlimited.co.za

NAVIGATION

AUTHORISED FSP

The Unlimited is an Authorised Financial Services Provider (FSP No. 21473). Address : 1 Lucas Drive, Hillcrest, Durban, South Africa.

The Unlimited abides strictly by the Financial Advisory and Intermediary Services (FAIS) Act of 2002

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