Nexio proudly announces a compelling opportunity for the role of Graduate Management Accountant. Emphasizing a dynamic and forward-thinking approach, Nexio is dedicated to cultivating talent and advancing careers within the realm of management accounting.

This role invites individuals to join Nexio’s mission of innovation, strategic planning, and the pursuit of financial excellence across a diverse range of projects. Under the mentorship of seasoned professionals, the Graduate Management Accountant at Nexio will hone their skills and contribute to impactful financial strategies.

Nexio Graduate Management Accountant Position Overview:

  • Position Title: Graduate Management Accountant
  • Company: Nexio
  • Location: Midrand, Gauteng
  • Contract Closing Date: 31 July 2024
  • Division: Finance
  • Minimum Experience Required: Associate level
  • Primary Industry: Information Technology and Services
  • Job Function: Information Technology

Primary Objectives

  • Support the Management Accountant in managing the month-end process, including variance analysis and preparation of monthly Business Unit packs.
  • Assist in the preparation of performance reports and group reporting to Vodacom/Vodafone.
  • Provide input and insights for budgeting and forecasting by collaborating with functional Unit Heads.

Key Responsibilities

  • Prepare and analyze monthly financial performance reports and metrics.
  • Analyze and interrogate sales data for accurate reporting, engaging with commercial and sales teams as needed.
  • Assist in preparing monthly Business Performance packs and deliver presentations to Functional Unit Heads (BU, Regions, Contracts, Projects & Cost Centres).
  • Contribute to the preparation of detailed weekly forecasts, analyzing various sources of information and interacting closely with commercial, sales, billing, and project management teams.
  • Support the end-to-end process of the yearly budget process (LRP and SRP) and collaborate on inputs from all Business Units.
  • Prepare budget packs for submission to Vodacom/Vodafone.
  • Develop and maintain an operating expense dashboard for ongoing cost monitoring.
  • Manage ad-hoc tasks as required by the CFO office.
  • Assist in the implementation of a new ERP system.

Role Requirements

  • Excellent interpersonal skills to effectively engage with executive and senior stakeholders.
  • Detail-oriented with a focus on accuracy.
  • Strong problem-solving abilities.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.

Qualifications & Experience

  • Matric qualification (Grade 12).
  • Undergraduate/Postgraduate degree in BCom Accounting/Finance/Management Accounting or currently studying towards CIMA.
  • 0-1 years of experience in a Management Accountant role within the ICT sector.
  • Experience in a Financial Reporting role would be advantageous.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Word.
  • Experience with Sage X3 ERP system would be beneficial.

Application process:

  • Review Job Description: Read through the job description to understand the responsibilities, qualifications, and skills required.
  • Prepare Your Application:
    • Personal Information: Fill in your full name, email address, contact number, and current location.
    • Education: Provide details of your highest qualification, institution attended, and year of graduation.
    • Professional Experience: If applicable, include details of your previous job title, company name, and duration of employment.
    • Motivation: Briefly explain why you are interested in joining Nexio as a Graduate Management Accountant (max 200 words).
    • Skills and Attributes: Outline relevant skills and attributes that align with the role’s requirements (max 150 words).
    • Additional Information: Include any additional information you believe is pertinent to your application.
    • Attachments: Optionally, attach your Curriculum Vitae and any other relevant documents.
  • Review and Submit: Double-check all information for accuracy and completeness. Click the submit button to send your application to Nexio.
  • Confirmation: Upon submission, you will receive a confirmation email acknowledging receipt of your application.

Nexio looks forward to reviewing applications for the Graduate Management Accountant position. Candidates whose qualifications and experience align with the requirements will be contacted for the next steps in the recruitment process. Nexio appreciates the interest in joining its dynamic team, committed to innovation and excellence in management accounting. Best wishes to all applicants in their career endeavors.