Financial Controller (Finance / Mining / Accounting / IFRS / GAAP / ERP / French) – DRC, Central Africa

Location: DRC, DRC
Date Posted: 17-09-2018
Reference Number: 243 1709 MHU
Job Description:
The main purpose of this role is to analyse financial information and prepare financial reports to determine or maintain record of assets, liabilities, profit and loss, tax liability, or other financial activities within an organisation. This role reports directly in to the South African Area Manager and a dotted line to a Financial Manager based in South Africa.
  • To prepare and analyse accounting records, financial statements, and other financial reports in order to assess accuracy, completeness and conformance to reporting and procedural standards.
  • To compute taxes owed and prepare tax returns, ensuring compliance with payment, reporting and other tax requirements.
  • To analyse business operations, trends, costs, revenues, financial commitments, and obligations, to enable management to make informed financial decisions.
  • To timeously report to management regarding the financial position of the organisation.
  • To accurately assign entries to the proper accounts in order to prepare and submit monthly reports.
  • To develop, maintain, and analyse budgets, preparing periodic reports that compare budgeted costs to actual costs.
  • To survey operations to ascertain accounting needs and to recommend, develop, and
  • Maintain solutions to business and financial problems.
  • To prepare for and co-ordinate the internal and external audits in order to ensure compliance to corporate governance and legislation
Requirements: Qualification and Skill
  • At least 3 years' accounting experience within the mining industry
  • Multi-national/ Multi-currencies experience
  • 3 – 5 years' ERP experience
  • Intermediate financial skills and experience. Proficiency in MS Office Skills (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Outlook)
  • Interpretation and analysis of financial statements and management accounts
  • Good experience with accounting software and accounting for projects
  • Must be fluent in French, with a strong understanding of English
  • Working knowledge of: enterprise risk; corporate governance; regulatory and operational risk
  • Knowledge of various accounting frameworks (IFRS, GAAP)
  • Basis knowledge of government regulations and the democratic political environment
  • Knowledge of business and management principles
Benefits and Contractual information:
  • Permanent role
  • DRC nationals encouraged to apply
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Mark Huber
Executive Recruitment Consultant
CA Mining 
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