Consultant: Management Accounting at MTN

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  • Full time
  • 11 months ago
  • South Africa
  • Salary Rand 4000-5000 / Monthly
  • Shift Full Time
  • Job Qualifications Bachelor’s Degree
  • Number of vacancies 5 openings
  • Job experience 2 years
  • Job level Officer

Job Description

MTN invite suitably qualified and experienced candidates for the position of Consultant: Management Accounting to join our dynamic team.

Duties & Responsibilities

The successful applicant will be responsible for but not limited to the following job functions:

What you’ll do

Strategy Development and Implementation

  • Assist in the creation of the sub-divisional strategy in line with the overarching business goals
  • Provide input into the effective implementation of the strategy by means of providing direction, structure, frameworks, models, plans and roadmaps
  • Governance

Strategic Meetings

  • Provide input in strategic meetings when required
  • Provide inputs to enterprise wide transformation initiatives when required
  • Provide inputs to and ensure adequate risk mitigation and controls
  • Perform evaluation baseline of Service Level Agreements (SLAs) and key performance indicators (KPIs)
  • Provide input into the preparation of proposal on change initiatives SLA, policies and procedures


  • Escalate issues that will result in severe time, scope, productivity, and cost or resource impact
  • Manage and provide solutions to escalations that have multiple processes functions impact on critical path of service delivery

CoE Tactical

  • Provide input into all projects initiated (internal or global)
  • Provide input into finalising objectives, targets and budgets for CoE as applicable
  • Identify and document key risks, issues and dependencies and set mitigation actions

As per business plan

Prepare documentation required for sign-off / making decisions regarding tactical changes



  • Ensure execution alignment with divisional strategy
  • Provide input into SLA approval and exception performance review
  • Reporting
  • Report on a monthly basis to reporting manager relating to progress made within the sub-division and in accordance with the measurement metrics set
  • by the organisation
  • Report on an ad hoc basis on specific projects as and when necessary
  • Periodically review reports from the SSH, Opco
  • As per business plan
  • Budgets
  • Assist in managing sub-divisional budgets in line with business objectives

Outline The Requirements

Required Knowledge and Experience

We pride ourselves with having the best people, which are our most important assets. Our company has been recognized for having the highest ethics and strives for excellence through distinctly higher standards than the norm.

We therefore urge only candidates with these unique requirements and experience to apply for this stimulating position.

Education / Business Degree

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance and / or equivalent
  • Chartered Accountant or Chartered Financial Analyst

Work Experience

  • 2 – 4 years relevant working experience
  • 2 – 4 years experience within a telecommunication environment especially in financial planning and analysis function
  • Experience in continuous improvement through the implementation of best practices (management accounting)
  • Experience in management accounting leading practices and trends

Any other specifications

  • Experience in ERP (Oracle preferred)
  • Telecommunications industry experience
  • Project management experience
  • Pan Africa multi-cultural experience
  • GAAP (Generally Accepted Accounting Principles)IFRS (International Financial
  • Reporting Standards)



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