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Finance Project Officer

Employer
Talksure Pty Ltd
Location
Newcastle Newcastle Amajuba, South Africa
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
Jun 4, 2024

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Job Role
Other
Sector
Finance
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
MAIN PURPOSE OF THE ROLE

The project officer role is operationally focused to implement systems, processes, controls and procedures to support the finance department's business objectives to deliver accurate, on time and value add financial reporting to business and to manage financial risk in operational processes.

Lead and Manage financial projects from initiation to completion in accordance with best practice for projects including but not limited to ERP systems implementations and process implementations
Develop and maintain project plans, including objectives, timelines, milestones, and resource allocation, in collaboration with project stakeholders
Coordinate and collaborate with cross-functional teams to gather requirements, analyse data, and identify project risks and constraints
Prepare project relevant information and execute project tasks such as preparation of financial data, workflows and project inputs
Oversee project tasks or assignments where required to delivery from finance team or other project participants
Identify process improvements to enhance efficiency, accuracy, and effectiveness of financial processes
Implement, standardise and document process flows and standard operating procedures
Develop, implement and modify financial policies, practices and usage of ERP systems
Manage project budgets, track project expenses, and ensure cost control measures are in place
Assistance in annual external audit process relating to system and process changes and implementation

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED

Matric required
Financial degree or diploma required
3 years of experience in a financial or project management field is required
Excellent project management skills, with a track record of successfully delivering projects and system implementation and rollouts on time, within budget, and meeting objectives
Certificate in project management advantageous
Proficiency in MS Office (Visio; Excel and Word) and financial ERP systems
Ability to engage and collaborate with all levels of management and project participants including external service providers
A strong understanding of accounting processes and practices
Ability to work effectively in cross-functional teams and manage multiple stakeholders

BEHAVIOUR AND COMPETENCIES REQUIRED

Teamwork
Interpersonal skills
Communication
Time management
Critical thinking
Adaptability
Organisational skills
Problem solving
Detail orientated
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Analytical and logical

Remuneration: A market related package including benefits

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NB: Thank you for choosing Talksure as your employer of choice. Please note that if you do not hear from us within 14 working days after the closing date of the advert, please regard your application as unsuccessful. We wish you well in your future endeavors.

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