Financial Manager urgently needed: APPLY HERE
Reporting to CEO
Reports include Office Administrators, Junior Accountant
Interacts with Country Leads, external suppliers
Structure Nomanini’s accounting and finance function or stable growth
1. Produce timely and accurate accounting records and reports – 25%
Oversee the maintenance of good accounting records in Xero.
Draw up and distribute management accounts as well as hold calls with the executive team and directors monthly.
Produce unqualified, audited AFS within 120 days of the end of the financial year.
2. Company secretarial work and corporate structuring work – 20%
Implement “policy governance model” starting from the board of directors.
Manage calendar of secretarial events for group entities.
Ensure all secretarial work for companies and employee share trust is professionally and accurately prepared, recorded and filed (prepare reports, maintain resolution and minutes book as well as share registers).
Incorporate entities in the group and timeously comply with all reporting deadlines to all authorities.
3. Maintain good internal controls – 25%
Implement bottom-up budgeting in 2019 for use from 2020 as well as establishing an independent and robust financial control process for the management of expenditure.
Forecast financials quarterly including income statement, balance sheet and cash flow forecasts.
Forecast cash runway monthly and effectively manage treasury funds.
Implement a rigorous performance management process at the executive level, linked to material bonuses.
4. Protect the company from known commercial risks – 20%
Implement a risk framework across the company.
Ensure that the company’s legal agreements protect the company from commercial risk, are practical and managed (NDAs, employment, supplier, client contracts, etc.).
Ensure that short term insurance policies adequately cover the company; and Nomanini has identified and developed succession plans for key roles.
5. Ensure that Nomanini is prepared for the next RFP, fund raise or a liquidity event – 10%
Establish a living data room and be ready for due diligence and update it semi-annually.
Work with the CEO on fund-raising and the Chief Revenue Officer on commercial projects.
Keep investors, current and potential updated on progress.
Undergraduate degree in business as well as qualified Chartered Accountant qualification or equivalent with strong operational experience with IFRS (or GAAP).
A minimum of 5 years of experience in a finance function within a complex multi-national corporation and/or a well regarded finance and accounting organization.
A history of taking ownership while working in a collaborative environment to solve problems.
Demonstrated past success at creating or significantly upgrading process in the accounting and finance function
Demonstrated experience of managing legal entity accountabilities, including accountability for reporting and liaison.
Industry comparable salary based on experience
Growth opportunity to take full ownership of the finance and accounting processes
Opportunity to participate in Employee Share Trust.