Do you have responsibilities as a motivator? Are you driven by accountabilities and the impact that you can have in your professional environment? Do you love to jump from short-term to long-term perspective in your field of expertise? Have you dreamed to write down on your CV that you had been a business-partner? Are you a tech-savvy type of finance professional with an external-auditor background as part of your portfolio of technical skills?
Then, our vibrant and inspirational company is looking for someone like you in Zambia. We are looking for our new Finance Manager. You will be responsible for the financial health of all our current and future schools in the country. You will work not only with the school directors, but also with the regional director and the finance team of the Enko Education group, which is based at our headquarters in Johannesburg.
The Finance Manager (FM) has the ultimate responsibility for all the financial matters of the operations under their scope. Must assume the mandate from the HoS to autonomously manage the finances of the school as their direct Business Partner. The FM is therefore a finance expert, exercising a hands-on approach, whilst being the sole point of reference for all finance and compliance-related matters and is the main contact with key stakeholders of the entities in scope. FM actively exercises their analytical skills to continuously improve the financial processes. The FM is the manager of the support functions in the absence of the HOS and is in a position to lead others with influence and assertiveness.
The ideal candidate:
The candidate must be legally authorized to work in Zambia. Knowing the educational landscape of Zambia is a plus.
About Enko Education
Enko Education is a fast-growing network of African international schools, increasing access to the world’s best universities for learners across Africa. Enko Education has developed innovative programmes leading to globally recognized and sought-after qualiﬁcations. We are able to offer those at a fraction of the cost charged by Enko Education is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to inclusion, a diverse workforce and valuing differences. other international schools in Africa. Furthermore, Enko learners are supported in their higher education applications through our university guidance programme. It supports them in selecting the right universities and then securing both admission and ﬁnancing for their studies. We offer an outstanding learning experience striving to educate our learners with Africa at heart and the world in mind.
The Enko Education model is showing impressive results with learners joining top universities like Yale University (USA), Sciences Po (Fr), the University of Toronto (Canada), African Leadership University (Rwanda) and many more.
Enko Education’s network today includes 13 schools across 9 African countries, and aims to reach 60 more schools in at least 20 African countries over the next ﬁve years. The group is funded by international institutions such as Proparco, I&P, OikoCredit, BIO, LiquidAfrica, Adiwale partners.