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Hourly Rate: R 450 ph

5 years experience

Cape Town

About Leigh

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A recent graduate in B.Compt Financial Accounting and an experienced professional in the finance industry with skills in business banking, accounting, taxation, credit risk and management. During my career, I worked with a number of SME clients across various industries, analysed and completed financial statements, planned and executed audits, managed their credit portfolio but most importantly, maintained a professional relationship with clients. I have been in the banking sector for 15 years and during this time, completed my Higher Diploma in Banking, specializing in Credit Risk (NQF Level 6) and achieve Banking Accreditation Certificates, namely: FAIS (Financial Advisory and Intermediary Services) and Regulatory Exams. I resigned in Aug 2015 with the hope to start my own bookkeeping service and registered my own company in Dec 2015. During this time, I studied B.Compt in Financial Accounting at UNISA. In Feb 2016, my spouse then received a 3-year contract to teach in the Middle East and the family relocated in May 2016. During this time, I continued my studies for 3 years via UNISA while staying abroad. Achieved my 2nd qualification last year, B.Compt Degree in Financial Accounting and returned home in July 2019. In Aug 2019, I was employed at Piewits Management as a General Manager. My time at Nedbank as a Relationship Small Business Consultant taught me to plan effectively, manage my time accordingly in order to be successful. My daily task was to acquire new clients and maintain existing client relationships. Business clients was a challenge and we had to provide suitable banking products. I had the opportunity to work as a Senior Auditor for a Chartered Accounting company before relocating to Abu Dhabi. I performed auditing duties on parent and subsidiary company. My duties included: audit planning and executing on audit tasks. At Piewits Management Services, this company is unique in the financial sector. Our Corporate Strategy is to help Small – Medium Businesses grow their company to the next level. I manage a sales team to acquire new clients, setup meetings, identify client’s needs, conduct credit assessment and execute a plan of action. I would appreciate the opportunity to meet with you in person to discuss my qualification and answer any questions you may have. I look forward to hearing from you.

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