Accountant - Investec (CharleneONB184)




Job Location
- South Africa -- Johannesburg Metro -- Johannesburg -- Hyde Park

Job Type

13 June 2018

Closing date
31 Jul 2018 23:59

Main purpose / objective of the position:

To ensure that finance is seen as a value adding business partner (Business, Tenants, Property

Asset Management and External clients). Develop Finance's influence in the making of business

decisions. To oversee and manage all aspects of the Client Portfolio Financial Department. To

develop systems that cater for the reporting needs of property owners.


Decision making authority:

Paterson definition: Employees in this band make the rules and establish precedents enabling lower

bands to produce. They interpret the strategy laid out by Senior Management by applying material

and manpower resources to achieve objectives outlined in the strategy specific to minor

organizational function.

This position operates within budget parameters and Decision framework.


Experience / Education:

Matric with related Degree as well as 3 years relevant experience.


Skills required:

Computer literacy: SAP; MS Office - Excel Advanced, Outlook and Word;

Administration Skills

Time Management

Advanced Financial Calculations

Advanced Financial Reporting

Business planning


Knowledge required:

Detailed knowledge of all financial policies, procedures and processes

Capital expenditure

Contract Management (leases and suppliers)

Legal aspects

IS, BS, Budgets, etc.




Competencies required:

Communication; Analytical Thinking; Problem solving & decision making; Customer Relationship

Building; Team leadership; Change Leadership; Financial and Business Acumen; Applied Strategic

Planning; Challenging


Major drivers of work volume:

Number of tenants; Number of buildings; Number of clients; Complexity of reporting needs

Interface / relationships with:

Internal: Procurement, OPCO's, IT, Financial Managers, SSC, P&PM, Business

External: Contractors, Tenants, Property Asset Management, Clients, Financial Directors,

Accountants, auditors of listed funds. Portfolio Managers.

Contact information

Ryan Coston

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