Chief Financial Officer (Part Time – Remote)

Here at Ruby Digital we’re always looking for talented people to work with. If you’re passionate about digital marketing and committed to furthering your career in an agency that’s equally committed to helping you realize your full potential, then we’d like to hear from you!

 

Come make history with the brightest, most curious people from every discipline. We’ve only just begun.

 

(When you apply, please include the words “I want to work for Ruby Digital because …” in your cover letter and explain the exact reasons that you have. Any applicants that do not include this will not be considered.)

Correspondence will only be conducted with shortlisted candidates. Should you not hear from us within 7 working days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

 

Responsibilities

Financial management

  • Payables and receivables management
  • Account reconciliations management and administration
  • Cash flow management and reporting
  • Cash balance investment management for maximising interest and minimising cost
  • Preparation of business financials in accordance with relevant external and internal requirements
  • Ensure the accuracy and reliability of Ruby Digital’s financial information
  • Ensuring the up to date accuracy of the business’ financials such that management can make informed decisions in real time
  • Managing the structure, cash receipts and movements of foreign currencies for low negative exchange rate exposure and maximum cost efficiency.

Financial strategy

  • Developing and iteratively improving the finance function’s architecture as it relates to resources, software, dissemination of key information and other business requirements
  • Input into the overall financial systems and processes of the company so as to improve efficiency and efficacy in operations
  • Financial banking/processing product infrastructure design and management for highest efficiency and efficacy with lowest possible costs
  • Developing financial strategies that align with the market and strategic goals of the business
  • The development of client profitability insights and strategies to increase the gross margin of the business to target levels per client
  • The analysis of company data for contribution and cultivation of new product, service and market strategies
  • Developing, maintaining and improving a budgeted forecast of business revenue, operating expenditure and other key income statement line items for strategic and operational insight and action
  • Research and analysis of funding and/or financial product opportunities to enable the scaling of the business at key intervals

Financial operations

  • Ownership of accounting software and its relevant integrations
  • Management of necessary information to process payroll including leave schedules, commissions owed and commission revisions
  • Ensure the adherence of all financial controls are adhered to
  • Management of any secretarial/CPIC administration required

Financial adherence and controls

  • VAT, PAYE, SDL & UIF recons
  • Improve financial controls within the company where the opportunity exists

Requirements

Personal

  • Time management skills
  • Organisational skills
  • Highly detail-oriented
  • Complex problem solving abilities

Professional

  • 8+ years experience at a management or director level
  • Budgeting and financial management expertise
  • Sage Accounting and Payroll expertise
  • Good understanding of tax, labour and other financial legislations and requirements
  • Excel/Google sheets expertise

How to apply

Simply submit the position you're applying for, your personal details, your CV and cover letter on this form and we will be in touch.

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