Financial Manager

Location: Helderberg, Western Cape

Ref: LRF21031

Type: Permanent

Industry: Financial

Position - Financial Accountant

Level - Senior Level

Experience - 4+ years’ post articles experience in a similar role

Qualification - CA(SA)

Salary - R720k to R850k pa

Sector - Renewable Energy, Engineering, Construction

Location - Helderberg, Cape Town

Fantastic opportunity for a Financial Manager to join a fast growing, dynamic and diverse company with an international footprint within the renewable energy and projects sector.

The company was founded in 2013 to service the up-and-coming South African wind energy sector and has installed 400+ wind turbines over a period of 6 years. Their scope has included Project Management and the execution of Port and Transport works, as well as site Crane and Installation services.

The ideal candidate will have completed articles at a reputable firm and have post-articles experience in a similar role and related industry. This role will suit someone that show initiative, is pro-active and does not mind rolling up their sleeves and getting their hands dirty. This is an excellent growth opportunity within an exciting industry.

Key Responsibilities

  • Manage the full finance function of the Company. This includes all aspects of the business involving financial issues
  • Analysis and review of monthly management accounts
  • Monthly cash flow forecast
  • Management of annual audit
  • Management of annual Income Tax submission by auditors
  • Co-ordination of secretarial requirements with auditors
  • Oversight of credit control function
  • Oversight and continuous assessment of all finance processes
  • Oversight of internal controls at all locations
  • Approval of VAT submissions
  • Management of procurement function
  • Management of budget process and reporting vs actuals
  • Optimisation of cash flow and interest income
  • Manage relationship with financial institutions
  • Staff management


  • CA(SA)
  • BCom Accounting, BCompt or similar qualification from reputable tertiary institution

Experience and skills

  • Completed SAICA articles
  • 4 + years’ experience in similar role
  • Experience with SAGE Pastel & Pastel Payroll
  • Experience with Forex transactions
  • Excellent computer literacy
  • Hands-on approach and problem-solving abilities critical
  • High degree of accuracy and attention to detail
  • Good Interpersonal skills and ability to work within a small team
  • Cope well under pressure, ability to multitask and meet deadlines
  • Must be able to communicate fluently in both Afrikaans and English


  • R720,000 – R850,000 pa, depending on experience and qualification



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  • Only short-listed  candidates will be contacted
  • Should you not be contacted by a consultant within 2 weeks, please consider your application as unsuccessful.