Finance Officer


LJBI is looking to appoint a Finance Officer that will be responsible for the strategic financial management, the incumbent must be have a minimum 5 years’ experience in financial management preferably in the Non-Profit sector and/or Enterprise Development.

The successful candidate will provide overall finance and strategic leadership in budgetary planning and expenditure of the Incubator, lead in audits, provide financial support to the incubated SMMEs , present financial reports to the Board of Directors and prepare donor reports.

Key Responsibilities:

Strategic financial management
Financial procedures, systems and controls
Risk and compliance
Human resources and talent management
Donor reporting

Skills and competencies:

Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
Analytical and conceptual thinking
Building and maintaining relationships with external and internal stakeholders
Pro-active individual with the ability to work independently as well as a member of a team
Ability to work effectively under pressure and to meet stringent deadlines
Cultivates Innovation
Flexibility and adaptability
Solid experience with Taxation and business compliance .

Key Requirements:

Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or its recognised equivalent
5-7 years relevant experience including minimum of 3 years in a supervisory role with in financial management and reporting.
Turnaround Time

The shortlisting process will only start once the application due date has been reached. This is an immediate hire. The successful incumbent should be available to start preferably 1st of October 2021.Motivation letter and CV an be forwarded to [email protected]