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Finance Manager


San Juan or Santa Cruz or El Socorro, North Central Permanent Full Time Posted On 11.23.2022 Employer

Description


This role is focused on providing financial information as well as the financial reporting, accounting best practice, tax compliance and internal controls perspective of the organisation to the Management and Executive team, in order to facilitate sound decision-making and adherence to financial reporting, tax and other applicable regulations, and managing the accounting function of the Company (in conjunction with other members of the Finance management team) towards achieving these objectives.
 
Major Responsibilities & Accountabilities:  
  • Assists with strategic and operational planning for the Department
  • Maintains relationships with Key Operational Stakeholders
  • Delivers weekly Finance KPI Dashboard for review by the Financial Controller and reporting to the Executive
  • Delivers monthly management accounts in agreed format with related reporting package
  • Oversees the preparation of cash flow analysis for all currencies
  • Delivers analyses (variance explanations for both income statement and balance sheet, analytical reviews and reconciliations of income statement and balance sheet accounts) for inclusion in monthly reporting to the Executive
  • Overall responsibility of the Accounts Payable function
  • Ensures Supplier reconciliations are prepared for all major suppliers and investigation and adjustments are made where necessary
  • Ensures the loan registers are maintained accurately and timely, including timely repayments of loans and interest, ensuring all loan covenants are adhered to
  • Reviews of all balance sheet reconciliations to ensure reasonableness, completeness and accuracy of reported values
  • Reviews all bank reconciliations and follow up to ensure that reconciling items are cleared in no more than one month
  • Provides analyses to support profitability growth, in the areas of pricing reviews, cost reduction initiatives and general expense management
  • Reviews proposed pricing/price adjustments/specials by Divisions and modeling of profitability impact of price changes for decision-making and approval of prices
  • Manages the Payroll function ensuring on-time completion of all data input and calculation of deductions, to enable the release of salary payments in accordance with agreed timelines
  • Reviews overtime analyses and liaise with Divisions and functional areas to proactively address the underlying causes of excessive overtime
  • Reviews expense allocations while liaising with relevant internal stakeholders to ensure correct allocation to Accounts and Divisions
  • Coordinates the preparation of the annual Operating Budget
  • Manages all tax-related audits (VAT, BIR)
  • Manages all PAYE and NIB Audits
  • Assists with the preparation of IFRS compliant Financial Statements with explanatory notes for year-end statutory audits and related reporting
  • Assists with the development of Accounting policies and procedures, and provision of recommendations for continuous improvement of policy frameworks through review of processes in the context of internal and external operating environments
  • Assists with the review of internal control systems across all areas of the Company, and provision of recommendations for continuous improvement to support the achievement of operating excellence
  • Creates and amends VAI and Azure reports using an end-user targeted approach to drive more effective decision making
  • Supervises, directs and reviews the work of direct reports within the team
  • Direct involvement in charting the professional development path of direct reports
Knowledge & Experience:
  • Professional Accounting Qualification
  • A Master’s Degree in Finance, Business Administration or related field will be an asset
  • A minimum of five (5) years’ experience in a similar role with at least three (3) years at a managerial level
  • Experience with integrated Accounting software package(s)
  • Demonstrated experience in financial management and accounting, ideally in the Distribution Sector
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications
Key Competencies:
  • Strong leadership skills
  • Proven effectiveness leading professionals in finance and accounting
  • Ability to lead diverse teams
  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Highly self-motivated and organised, and able to meet strict deadlines in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to assess potential risks and associated benefits of business decisions
  • Strong verbal and written communication and presentation skills, including report writing and presentation creation

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Overview


A.S. Bryden & Sons (Trinidad) Ltd
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Job ID:

94952

Title:

Finance Manager

Location:

San Juan or Santa Cruz or El Socorro, North Central

Category:

Finance

Salary:

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Employment Type:

Permanent Full Time

Posted:

11.23.2022


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Job Requirements


Knowledge & Experience:
  • Professional Accounting Qualification
  • A Master’s Degree in Finance, Business Administration or related field will be an asset
  • A minimum of five (5) years’ experience in a similar role with at least three (3) years at a managerial level
  • Experience with integrated Accounting software package(s)
  • Demonstrated experience in financial management and accounting, ideally in the Distribution Sector
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications

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