Cape Mental Health: Finance Manager

Cape Mental Health
Please note: this opportunity closing date has passed and may not be available any more.
Opportunity closing date: 
Monday, 16 March, 2015
Opportunity type: 
Employment

Cape Mental Health is a nonprofit organisation based in Observatory, Cape Town, which offers a comprehensive mental health service in the Western Cape.

Cape Mental Health seeks to appoint a a dynamic, high energy, proactive, qualified and skilled Finance Manager, based in Cape Town.

This person is expected to have excellent people skills and problem solving abilities.

Responsibilities: 

  • Manage the finance department;
  • Manage cashflow and forecasts;
  • Produce monthly management accounts;
  • Complete financial statements, budgets and reports as required;
  • Complete the annual financial statements in a format which is ready for the audit;
  • Coordinate and manage internal & external auditing processes;
  • Manage the payroll and personnel deductions;
  • Liaise and network with auditors, pension fund, funders, financial sector, etc;
  • Regular consultation with managers who are responsible for projects and programmes and the fundraising department;
  • Basic financial training and development of staff;
  • Risk management, control and governance processes.

Requirements: 

  • Accounting qualification – B.Comm or equivalent with at least five years accounting and financial experience;
  • Willingness to understand and work in the disability sector;
  • Sound knowledge of the legal framework and financial standards/practices;
  • Highly ethical approach to business;
  • Code 08 manual driver’s licence;
  • Good financial leadership and supervisory skills;
  • Ability to communicate at all levels;
  • Excellent verbal and written skills;
  • Computer literate in finance packages and other – Excel, Accpac, Pastel  and Microsoft Powerpoint.

To apply, submit a CV, contact details of referees and motivation letter to brigitte@cmh.org.za or post  to Director, Cape Mental Health, Private Bag X7, Observatory 7935.

Please indicate in your cover note in which media you first saw this advert - NGO Pulse Portal.

All applications will be treated confidentiality.

For more about Cape Mental Health Society, refer to www.capementalhealth.co.za.

For other vacancies in the NGO sector, refer to www.ngopulse.org/vacancies.

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