Permanent Job Location in Mozambique - Africa
Editec is a successful lottery and sports betting operator, with offerings in over 25 countries across Africa. The company is fast growing, has doubled in size over the last 3 years, and has plans for further expansion.
The company is globally recognised as a start-up specialist for gaming operations in emerging markets.
The Finance Manager will work with the Operations manager in each prospective country and with the guidance of the Financial Controllers based in London.
The Finance Manager is accountable for the administrative, financial, and risk management of the operation, to include the development / execution of a financial and operational strategy, metrics tied to that strategy, and the on-going development and monitoring of control systems designed to preserve company assets and report accurate financial results in a timely manner.
This is a unique and high-profile opportunity, working for a company with a clear vision.
Accounting degree from a reputable university.
Reconciliation of profits and preparation of weekly reports to compare it the business activity
Proven track record of managing a finance function in a fast paced and complex environment.
Ideally with some experience of managing a small team.
In charge of profit collections on a daily basis, and so the necessary reporting to other department and be able to create your own collection system for an efficiency and effective results
Excellent verbal and written communication skills in Portuguese and English. (French would be an asset)
Sound understanding of French accounting best practice
Strong control to prevent fraud, errors and loss of company’s assets and money
Advanced expertise with Tally, or Sage Accounting Software (incl. Data-Import), or other relevant accounting software
At least 3 to 5 years’ staff management experience, ideally leading a Finance team within a fast paced and complex business environment
Experience in emerging market environments
Expert Excellent level in in MS Excel with hands on experience on Vlookup, Formulas, Pvot Tables, ..
Good knowledge of retail or gaming industry
Experience in a service / people orientated environment would be particularly advantageous