This position is based in Cape Town in South Africa.

ABOUT US

Established in 2001, Stanchion Payments operates in South Africa, Australia, the UK, United Arab Emirates and the USA.

Stanchion Payment Solutions is a global payments business that has significant experience with card payments, switching, issuing and acquiring that is moving towards development of a payment platform for the financial services and fintech market integrating the changing needs of the dynamic payments market.

WHAT WE ARE LOOKING FOR

The Financial Manager will be responsible for various companies within the group’s, financial administration and manage-ment and will need to work effectively and accurately under strict deadlines.

WHAT YOU WILL BE DOING

  • Expenditure budgets
  • Financial administration
  • Monthly and annual management reporting
  • Preparation for audits and liaison with auditors
  • Reporting to the Chief Financial Officer and giving input with regard to financial management of assigned companies
  • Financial systems and controls
  • Oversee monthly salaries administration
  • Ad hoc financial and administrative duties
  • Management of Group Accountant
  • Following up with customers and regional sales admin teams on overdue payments and ensuring they are resolved
  • Preparation of customer account recons
  • Resolving customer account recon queries
  • Reconciliation of Accounts Receivable Ledgers to Trial Balances
  • Providing support and completing other month-end activities under the guidance of the Chief Financial Officer

WHAT YOU SHOULD HAVE

  • Applicable financial degree
  • Proven practical experience as a Financial Manager
  • Experience in a fintech environment will be advantageous
  • Detail-orientated and good management skills
  • Proficiency in MS Word and especially Excel is essential (VLOOKUP, PIVOT)
  • Numerical accuracy, attention to detail and methodical working methods are required
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to liaise professionally with customers and personnel at the appropriate level
  • Ability to work under pressure and to adhere to deadlines

To apply please send your CV and cover letter to:
careers@stanchionpayments.com and quote job title in the subject line.
Should you not receive any feedback within 2 weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful.