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  • Posted: Sep 8, 2021
    Deadline: Not specified
  • Nedbank Group Limited is a bank holding company that operates as one of the four largest banking groups in South Africa. The company's shares have been listed on the JSE Limited since 1969. The group offers a wide range of wholesale and retail banking services through four main business clusters, namely Nedbank Corporate and Investment Banking, Nedbank Retai...
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    Financial Officer

    Job Purpose

    To analyse; interpret; collate and present financial and non-financial information in order to drive strategy; enable decision making and support Nedbank Business Units; as per the business strategy.

    Job Responsibilities

    • Prepare budgets and forecasts within turnaround times by gathering business requirements, understanding business trends, projecting forwards and making recommendations where appropriate.

    • Prepare all monthly reports by collating data, creating reports, analysing and commenting on the results.

    • Meet deadlines by working within the monthly strategic calendar.

    • Build and maintain strong internal and external relationships by attending relevant meetings and regular communication.

    • Build trusting professional relationships by sharing professional knowledge, meeting deadlines and providing high quality work.

    • Ensure all general ledger entries are accurate and correctly posted and approved by checking daily reports, performing quality control checks and querying incorrect postings.

    • Perform quality control checks (daily and monthly process) by verifying data accuracy, proper authorisation and reconciling the general ledger accounts.

    • Ensure compliance by following regulations, policies and procedures.

    • Keep abreast of legislation and other industry changes that impacts on role by reading the relevant newsletters, websites and attending sessions.

    • Understand and embrace the Nedbank vision and demonstrate the values through interaction with team and stakeholders.

    • Improve personal capability and stay abreast of developments in field of expertise by identifying training courses and career progression for self through input and feedback from managers

    • Ensure personal growth and enable effectiveness in performance of roles and responsibilities by ensuring all learning activities are completed, experience practiced and certifications obtained and/or maintained within specified time frames.

    • Ensure information is provided correctly to stakeholders by maintaining knowledge  sharing knowledge with team.

    • Contribute to a culture conducive to the achievement of transformation goals by participating in Nedbank Culture building initiatives (e.g. staff surveys etc).

    • Participate and support corporate social responsibility initiatives for the achievement of key business strategies.

    • Identify and recommend opportunities to enhance processes, systems and policies and support implementation of new processes, policies and systems.

    Essential Qualifications - NQF Level

    • Diploma

    Preferred Qualification

    Bcom Accounting

    Newly qualfied CA

    Minimum Experience Level

    • 3-5 years experience in Accounting and Financial Management,with 1-2 years experience in financial services

    • Do you have 3 - 5 years finacial officer experience

    Type of Exposure

    • Working with a group to identify alternative solutions to a problem

    • Completing various administrative duties (e.g.; managing records and reports)

    • Sharing information in different ways to increase stakeholders understanding

    • Comparing two or more sets of information

    • Communicating internally and externally

    • Tracking cost against a budget

    • Checking accuracy of reports and records

    • Building and maintaining effective relationships with internal and external stakeholders

    • Managing customer expectations

    • Interacting with diverse people

    Technical / Professional Knowledge

    • Administrative procedures and systems

    • Banking procedures

    • Business terms and definitions

    • Cluster specific operations

    • Data analysis

    • Governance, Risk and Controls

    • Relevant regulatory knowledge

    • Relevant software and systems knowledge

    • Business writing skills

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified? Go to Nedbank on to apply

    Note: Never pay for any training, certificate, assessment, or testing to the recruiter.

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