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career opportunity

SBM is a leading Financial Services Group present in Mauritius, Madagascar and Kenya. The
Group also has offices in India, which will become a wholly owned subsidiary in the near
future, and a representative office in Myanmar. We are also expanding into the region
mainly in the Indian Ocean and East Africa. We have a solid track record of over 43 years
and we have been constantly building up our strength – 18,000 shareholders, over 500,000
customers, 61 service units and counters. Innovation, flexibility, accessibility and reliability
are the key attributes that have contributed to our reputation and trustworthiness.
Our Human Capital of over 1,300 employees is at the heart of our development and in our
quest to be the employer of choice, we are laying increasing emphasis on developing and
nurturing our talent pool. SBM is a reference for creating talent for the world of tomorrow.

Open your door to success by joining us

in the following challenging position:
Finance Off icer
Job Purpose:
Reporting to the Financial Controller, this position will be accountable for timely preparation of management accounts, consolidated
management accounts, assistance in the audit process and for performing tax computations so as to take up the financial function roles.

Key Responsibilities:
• Prepare financial statements including monthly, quarterly and annual accounts in accordance with IFRS and any other
applicable local laws
• Ensure that financial records are maintained in compliance with the laws
• Prepare and submit financial reports within deadlines set
• Establish and monitor the implementation and maintenance of accounting control procedures
• Identify and resolve accounting discrepancies
• Assist in budgeting and forecasting activities
• Perform tax computations and assist in resolving taxation issues with the tax advisor
• Assist in financial audit preparation and coordinate the audit process
• Perform analysis of revenues and expenses
• Provide updated information to Management on investments made and a brief on the financial position and performance of
the investee companies
• Review overseas operations reports and liaise with overseas teams to ensure timely receipt of information for consolidation purposes
• Assist in the preparation of the consolidated management accounts
• Assist in the preparation of audit committee slides and Board Pack

Qualifications, Experience & Skills:

• Degree in Accounting/Banking/Finance-related fields and/or Professional Qualifications (ACA, ACCA)
• 5+ years post qualification experience
• Experience in financial/auditing field will be an advantage
• Experience in preparation of financial statements for collective investment schemes;
• Knowledge of:
– International Financial Reporting Standards; and
– Applicable laws, codes and regulations
• Excellent analytical skills with attention to detail
• Good reporting, communication and interpersonal skills
• Ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
• Ability to be self-driven as well as a team player
• Good leadership skills

If you believe in taking new challenges with the right mindset, please refer to our website for full details and complete our online application
form on by Monday, 27th November 2017.
We thank you for your interest and invite you to grow with us.
Kindly note:
All applications will be dealt with in strict conf idence.
Please favour online application.
The Group reser ves the right to call only the best candidates for inter view and not to f ill this position following this adver tisement.
SBM is an equal oppor tunity employer.
One step in the right direction and a giant leap for your career.