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  • Posted: Apr 19, 2023
    Deadline: Not specified
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    KingMakers is the leading sports and digital entertainment platform company across the African continent. We are focused on creating opportunity. Opportunity that allows individuals and communities to realise their dreams – to be the best they can be. Opportunities to grow, to change, to build a business, to make a difference. Opportunity for indiv...
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    Budget Officer

    Role Overview: 

    The Budget Officer will be responsible for Budgeting and Budgetary Control  

    What You Will Be Doing:  

    • Perform daily, weekly, and monthly variance analysis between budget and actual data
    • Analyse historical results, perform variance analysis, identify trends, and make recommendations for improvements
    • Perform market research, data mining, and business intelligence.
    • Assist in preparation, operation, and analysis of financial budgets to ensure accomplishment of business financial objectives.
    • Contribute to the development of financial models to support business decision making
    • Support the delivery of periodic financial audits
    • Identify and drive process improvements, including the creation of standard and ad-hoc reports, tools, and excel dashboards
    • Support finance operations to ensure compliance with internal processes, and relevant laws and regulations 

    What You Need for This Role:  

    • Bachelor’s degree in any discipline but preferably in Accounting, Banking or Finance.
    • Student membership of ICAN or ACCA or any Professional Accounting body will be an added advantage.
    • At least 2 - 3 years’ cognate experience in an Accounting or Finance role.
    • Flexibility in thinking and pragmatic problem-solving skills
    • Working knowledge of ERP systems
    • Strong analytical skills and proficiency in MS productivity tools
    • Time and Priority Management Skills

    How you do it – Expectations for fulfilling your role:  

    As a general rule at KingMakers we want people to be: 

    • Customer Focus: We keep the customer at the center of everything we do.  
    • Passion & Dedication: We are passionate about what we do, employing only smart, honest, dedicated, and results oriented team players.  
    • Openness, Honesty & Directness: We embrace a culture of candor and work together towards the right solution whilst being open, honest, and willing to give and receive feedback, judgment-free. We play the ball, not the person.  
    • Innovation & Big Thinking: We think like owners. If we see a problem, we find a solution. We are pragmatic and always strive to do more with less.  
    • Speed & Focus: We plan, we strategize, but mostly, we DO. Without doing there is no progress, we can always change direction but only if we start moving. Fast beats slow.  
    • Low Ego: The best solutions are achieved when we leave our egos at the door. We always seek opportunities to learn in every situation. No job too small.  
    • Fun: On balance, we believe in having fun whilst working. We maintain perspective as best as we can, and together, we celebrate our successes. 

    Method of Application

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