Finance Director - City Of Johannesburg Metro

We have an amazing career opportunity for a Finance Director to join a leading sportsbook company. This team is looking for someone who will be responsible for the efforts, results, and success of their finance department. You will provide financial advice and support to help senior executives make key decisions. Does this job seem like the perfect challenge for you? Keep reading!

Your key job responsibilities as the Finance Director in Johannesburg will include:

- Oversee, review, and adhere to the budgets for each business department
- Assist in company-wide budgetary planning
- Ensure that all of the company's financial practices are in line in statutory regulations and legislation
- Analyse the financial climate and market trends to assist senior executives in creating strategic plans for the future
- Interpret complex financial information and provide updates and information as needed
- Monitor cash flow, accounts, and other financial transactions
- Supervise financial assistants/ manager and other employees in the facilitation of day-to-day operations, including tracking financial data, payments, payroll, etc.
- Prepare official reports on a monthly and annual basis
- Seek out methods and practices to minimise financial risk
- Contract auditing services to ensure financial monitoring is up-to-date
- Maintain a policy manual for the finance department
- Work with human resources employees to secure candidates who will be an asset to the finance department
- Understand the operational aspects of the business and gaming industry in general to align the financial aspect with the operational needs in the current business and the future strategy
- Identify opportunities for investment in the industry and provide analysis on the investments
- Manage and report on all financial functions as well as foreign currency transactions

Requirements for this Finance Director job in Johannesburg:

- Advanced degree in accounting, business, finance, or a related field
- At least 5 years’ experience in gaming
- Must be able to provide strategic vision of the company finances and future financial decisions
- Must be passionate about the gaming industry
- Several years of experience in finance
- Excellent mathematical skills
- Leadership skills
- Management experience
- Understanding of data privacy standards

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