Financial Director

Our client is a thriving financial services entity in South Africa, dedicated to providing innovative retirement income solutions. As a regulated and well-capitalised company, they are a subsidiary of a robust international group with a significant presence in the UK.

Built on deep mutual respect and trust, their dynamic and close-knit team values each individual’s contribution. they challenge complacency, fostering an environment where opinions are valued, and accountability is paramount.

To excel as a Director of Finance with our client, you must demonstrate proven experience in a similar role with in-depth knowledge of corporate finance and accounting principles, laws, and regulations. Key responsibilities include directing financial planning and strategy, analysing and reporting on financial performance, overseeing audit and tax processes, leading financial planning and analysis (FP&A), and managing a growing finance department. The Director of Finance plays a crucial role in building revenue reports, distributing calculated funds to various departments, and implementing company financial strategies. Moreover, they optimise and maximise the return of the company’s financial assets, requiring strong commercial awareness, excellent people skills, and analytical abilities.

Experience & Qualifications:

  • 10+ years of experience in a regulated financial services entity.
  • Chartered accountant (CA(SA)) with 10+ years post articles experience
  • Good written and presentation skills in English
  • Ability to influence change within the organisation

To apply please send your full CV to Pallo Mobo