Financial Accountant - Corporate Governance Specialist - Financial Services Centre

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Financial Accountant - Corporate Governance Specialist - Financial Services Centre

A vacancy exists for a Financial Accountant - Corporate Governance Specialist, based at the FSC in Dunkeld, reporting to a Senior Financial Accountant. The successful candidate will be responsible for Capex reporting and management of accounting processes to achieve compliance, standardisation and efficiency in the function.

Critical Outputs
  • Responding to Project systems queries, project activation, project creation and closing of projects, project cashflows preparation, project summaries, scope changes, etc.
  • Asset disposals
  • Budget upload
  • Capex schedule preparation and presentation
  • Ensure validity, accuracy and completeness of all fixed assets accounts including preparation of reconciliations
  • Assisting with internal and external audit queries
  • Manage relationships between the team and other business units
  • Management of staff
  • Ensure compliance, corporate governance, procedures and protocols
  • Assist in special projects as requested by management
  • Assist the Business in accounting related issues
  • Strive to continuously improve working methods to improve standardisation and efficiencies
  • Assistance with the preparation and review of relevant financial statement notes
  • A University Degree, B Com graduate is required
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office is critical
  • Advanced Excel Skills
  • SAP experience is essential
  • Completed articles an advantage
  • High performance orientation, independence as well as a team player, functional proficiency, initiative and an ability to meet deadlines is essential for this position as is attention to detail and good communication
  • Problem-solving, analysis and judgment
  • Resilience
  • Engaging diversity
  • Verbal & written communication and presentation
  • Influencing
  • Drive & energy
  • Excellence orientation
  • Ethical behaviour
  • Building relationships
  • Customer responsiveness
  • Organisational awareness
  • Leading by example (Key for Managers)
  • Motivating and developing people (Key for Managers)
Closing date
Tuesday, August 2, 2022

Please specify the position you are applying for when submitting your CV.

Internal applicants - Before making an application, you are requested to discuss your application with your line manager. External candidates will also be considered.

Life Healthcare is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 

Life Healthcare has a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy in place which requires all employees to be COVID-19 vaccinated

Thank you for your interest in this opportunity. Kindly note that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.  Applicants who have not been contacted within two weeks of the closing date of this advert, should consider their application as unsuccessful.



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