A Freight Forwarding Company is seeking a Financial Controller to join their team
To manage the financial processes and report the financial position of the company in accordance with company policies and procedures
To manage the day to day running of the finance department
To analyse and mitigate any risks arising in the controls and processes of the finance department / company
Ensure maintenance of complete and accurate financial accounts of the company in line with Local and international laws, and IFRS
Ensure timely and accurate preparation of management and financial reports of the company including performance reports for key business segments.
Identify any risks to preparing complete & accurate accounting records and implement controls to mitigate these risks
Prepare accurate cash flow forecasts within set deadlines.
Closely monitor the working capital position of the entity to ensure availability of adequate working capital at all times – raising pre alerts of possible shortfall or excess.
Implement processes to improve the company’s cashflow
Ensure timely repayment of loans to group companies
Ensure that Inter-co balances are confirmed quarterly
Ensure that all tax returns are submitted accurately and timeously
Ensure that company adheres to the country's key compliances in respect to finance related items
Co-ordinate and assist in Annual Review and Compilation of Annual Financial Statements
Maintain the Fixed Asset Register
Ensure proper filing and maintenance of documentation of financial documents.
Train & develop financial staff to improve skills within their role and other financial roles