Finance Manager (Occupation Code : 121101)

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Plans, organises, directs, controls and coordinates the financial and accounting activities within an organisation.


Assessing the financial situation of the enterprise or organization, preparing budgets and overseeing financial operations.

Consulting with the chief executive and with managers of other departments or sections.

Establishing and directing operational and administrative procedures.

Establishing and managing budgets, controlling expenditure and ensuring the efficient use of resources.

Overseeing the selection, training and performance of staff.

Planning and directing daily operations.

Planning, directing and coordinating the financial operations of an enterprise or organization.

Representing the enterprise or organisation in dealings with outside bodies.

Alternate Occupation Names

Chief Accountant

Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

Finance Director

Financial Administrator

Account Systems Manager

Financial Controller

Budgeting Manager

Financial Administration Manager

Revenue Assessment Manager

Foreign Exchange Manager

Internal Revenue Controller

Municipal Finance Manager

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