Job Title: Management Accountant Post(s): 1 Report To: Head Finance and Supplies Closing Date: Monday, September 05, 2016 (16:30) Objectives: To conduct an overall analysis of financial performance of TTCL in line with approved annual budget to assist management in deciding and taking appropriate decisions and actions.
Key Responsibilities: Develops, disseminates, and monitors implementation and reviews financial management and budget guidelines, processes and procedures in the company. Prepares guidelines and co-ordinates the exercise of annual budget preparation in the company. Monitors and reports on the financial performance of the Company in terms of actual performance against budget targets/plans and recommends appropriate actions. Analyses and prepares departmental and regions monthly expenditure reports under various cost centers in relation to approved budget and advice as appropriate. Initiates and coordinate the exercises mid year budget review to ensure company’s revenues and expenditure targets are realized. Monitors and controls company’s capital expenditure to ensure implementation in line with approved budget. Interfaces with other departments on preparation of company’ Strategic Business Plan and Budget. Provide leadership to the section by demonstrating the corporate values, taking accountability for the actions and results of self and others and practice corporate governance in the section. Provide inputs to TTCL’s corporate planning processes and develop sectional objectives and functional plans that support the achievement of TTCL’s corporate objectives. Accountable for the development of employees and ensuring the section has adequate performance capabilities in terms of skills, competencies and resources necessary to accomplish sectional objectives. Accountable for performance management of employees including setting objectives, regular feedback on performance and coaching and mentoring to improve performance and maximize employee job satisfaction. Accountable for developing section budget and monitor and control sectional expenditure and costs to meet the budget and maximize the effective use of TTCL’s financial resources. Implements and exercises delegated authority and any other instructions and directives as may be issued by the management from time to time.
Key Qualifications / Experience / Skills: University Degree in Finance/Accounting/Economics coupled with professional qualifications such as CPA (T), ACCA or equivalent recognized by the National Board of Accountants and Auditors (NBAA). Five (5) years experience in handling management accounting functions in a large commercial organization of which Two (2) years must be in a managerial position. Computer literacy, preferably in SUN systems accounting package and XL Version. Strong negotiation and analytical and presentation skills. Excellent interpersonal, communication and presentation skills. Ability to handle pressure and meet deadlines. Ability to form and sustain team work. High degree of integrity and ethical values.