Closing Date
19 Sep 2022

MRI Botswana Limited is a citizen owned private company providing a variety of services including emergency medical assistance and pre-hospital care, emergency medical training, contact centre solutions, integrated primary healthcare services and pharmaceutical services. The company is looking for suitably qualified, experienced, self-driven and dynamic professionals for the following position tenable in Gaborone.

Main Purpose of the Job

The Management Accountant will be responsible for analysing financial information and implementing effective strategies to enhance overall business performance.

Key Performance Areas

  • Participating in the financial policy compilation and adhere to set rules, guidelines and regulatory standards in the financial environment.
  • Supporting the department in driving key strategic themes championed by finance across the business i.e. efficiencies, optimisation in the management accounting processes.
  • Preparation of budgets, reports, commentaries and financial statements for financial administration and internal audit reports.
  • Analysing financial information to assist business profitability and growth.
  • Providing accurate and sound management reports that assist with key decision making.
  • Producing month end and year end journals.
  • Preparing statutory and management accounts.
  • Producing financial statements including P & L accounts, cash flows, variance analysis and commentaries and producing other relevant commercial analysis for the business e.g. margins and pricing.
  • Preparing monthly reconciliations for all accounts.
  • Liaising with managerial staff and colleagues and advising on expenditure.
  • Developing and maintaining internal control systems that meet all regulatory requirements and best standards of practice.
  • Establishing and implementing the company’s credit rating criteria and determines credit ceilings for customers.
  • Reporting breaches of internal and regulatory control mechanisms and proposing appropriate action.
  • Adherence to set reporting standards and ensuring the information presented to stakeholders, board and shareholders is accurate and enables them to make decisions in the interest of the organisation.
  • Reporting on identified company risks to management and board at risk management meetings.
  • Presenting financial statements and forecasting MRIB’s financial performance.

 

Core Competencies

  • Strategic thinking
  • Conceptual thinking
  • Industry knowledge
  • Functional knowledge
  • Business acumen
  • Interpersonal effectiveness

Job Requirements & Experience

  • Degree in Accounting, Finance or related field
  • ACCA, CIMA or CA certified
  • Membership with an accredited accounting body i.e. Botswana Institute of Chartered Accountants (BICA) is an added advantage
  • At least 5 years work experience in a commercial environment 2 years at leading/guiding a team.

Application Instructions:

Applications which include cover letter, resume and certified certificates should be sent to:

Head of Human Resources

Email: recruitment@mri.co.bw

 

Closing Date: Monday 19th September 2022

 

Note that only shortlisted candidates will be responded to.