Job title: Finance Team Leader
Employment type: Full Time
Experience: 5 to 7 years
Salary: R450000 to R550000
Job published: 04 August 2021
Job reference no: 391638229

Job Description

Finance Team Leader (Financial Services)

R500k - R500k plus bonus

Cape Town

Excellent career opportunity with established Investment Administrator. Reporting to the Head of Operations you will be responsible for leading and manage the team’s total operational and people capabilities. You will be required to manage a team of product accountants who are responsible for executing investment administration, risk management, tax, financial reporting, fund accounting and client servicing.

Key Performance Areas

  • Ensure that the team performs according to contracted performance areas to deliver the highest level of service to stakeholders
  • Continuously evaluate and improve processes to ensure effectiveness and efficiency
  • Pro-actively identify and manage operational risks
  • Investigate and resolve client and internal queries efficiently and on a timely basis
  • Regularly engage, interact with and report to management and the clients;
  • Liaise with internal and external auditors
  • Ensure tax, legislative and statutory requirements are met
  • Assist with the implementation of changes to existing products and processes as well as new products
  • Maintain high levels of teamwork within the team, different departments and external parties in order to resolve client queries
  • Respond in a professional, timely and empathetic manner to both written and telephonic enquiries from internal and external clients
  • Balance own priorities while directing and motivating others
  • Managing the entire team and performance reviews.
  • Qualifications and experience
  • Either a newly qualified CA who articled in FS division and managed teams OR
  • B.Com (Hons) similar with Fund Accounting (Retail or Institutional) and team leadership experience.