Treasury Analyst

Treasury Analyst
Company:

Multichoice Group


Treasury Analyst

Details of the offer

Treasury Analyst The Organization MultiChoice Group Limited (“MultiChoice”) is a multinational media group headquartered in South Africa and Dubai with principal operations in pay television and video entertainment. The group operates in almost 50 countries in Africa and is listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange (JSE).
An African platform operator, MultiChoice’s expertise lies in distributing video entertainment products, creating media content and selling advertising. Its key areas of operations are:
Pay Television: direct-to-home satellite and digital terrestrial television services; and
VOD: video on demand services across multiple online platforms
Operating in the majority of Sub Saharan African countries, MultiChoice is the leading Pay TV provider in most of its markets. Its strategy is to offer the best local and international content across all its platform to customers wherever they are.
The group’s strength lies in its focus on local language and culture, its entrepreneurial spirit and the quality of its workforce. Over the years MultiChoice has built a successful track record of identifying trends early, adapting them for the markets in which it operates and leveraging them to maximum advantage. The group generates revenues mainly by collecting subscription fees, with a moderate contribution from advertising revenue. Its key objectives are to:
Scale its PayTV and VOD subscriber base
Maintain a local approach with the best content
Provide quality service across the best platforms
Focus on digital, technology and big data/analytics
Attract the best talent
Position Name
Treasury Analyst
Position ID
Reports to
Senior Treasury Analyst
Direct Reports
None
Division
Group Treasury
Department
Group Finance
Key Customers
Internal:
Senior Group Treasury staff members
Head of finance and related finance staff for:
Mnet
SuperSport
MultiChoice South Africa
ShowMax
MultiChoice Rest of Africa
Irdeto
MultiChoice Shared Services department
External:
MultiChoice banking partners
Location
South Africa, Johannesburg, Randburg
Purpose of the Position:Supporting the Senior Treasury analyst with all daily operational treasury activities with a key focus on (will change based on rotational team structure):
Financial risk management of the Group’s foreign exchange exposures
Cash and liquidity management
Governance and risk management
Key Performance Objectives
Tasks [ The focus will always be on only one of the core functions based on the Group Treasury rotational structure. There are therefore some duplicate items within the three focus areas]
Financial Risk Management
Supporting the Senior Treasury Analyst in charge of Financial Risk Management with:
Preparation of monthly Treasury reports and explanations of variances from budgets/forecasts, as well as reporting on hedge performance.
Analysing foreign currency exposures and propose hedges that should be executed.
Ensuring all deals executed are correctly captured/reported in the Treasury Management System
Analysing hedging journals that have been processed across the group.
Assisting internal customers with the preparation and upkeep of hedge documentation.
Setup and roll-out treasury related processes across the group.
Work with internal and external auditors to comply with audit requests.
Ad hoc treasury assignments, analysis and projects.
Support the various shared-services teams across the business with treasury related queries.
Support with traditional treasury back office functions
Cash and liquidity Management
Supporting the Senior Treasury Analyst in charge of Cash and Liquidity Management with:
Daily cash transactions
Support the internal MultiChoice customers with cash-flow forecasting activities (which include budgeting/forecasting of future cash flows)
Setup and roll-out treasury related processes across the group
Work with internal and external auditors to comply with audit requests
Ad hoc treasury assignments, analysis and projects
Support the various shared-services teams across the business with treasury related queries
Support with traditional treasury back office functions
Governance and Risk Management
Supporting the Senior Treasury Analyst in charge of Governance with:
Monthly compliance reporting
Support the various shared-services teams across the business with treasury related queries
Setup and roll-out treasury related processes across the group
Work with internal and external auditors to comply with audit requests
Ad hoc treasury assignments, analysis and projects
Support on all bank related queries and KYC processes
Ensure businesses as well as the treasury team is in compliance with group Treasury policies
Assist with preparing treasury governance policies, procedures and protocols
Qualifications Essential:
Bachelors in Accounting
Experience
Previous Corporate Treasury experience preferred
Previous hedge accounting / IFRS9 experience beneficial
Technical Competencies (List the key technical competencies)
Strategic thinking and decision making
Knowledge of commonly used Treasury concepts, practices and procedures
Understanding of and passion for financial markets
Strong analytical and quantitative skill set
Financial acumen, and ability to build financial models and run scenario simulations
Business acumen
Advanced computer literacy in Microsoft Office (word, excel and power point)
Behavioral Competencies (List the key behavioral competencies)Teamwork and ability to work collaboratively in a team environment
Ability to communicate complex ideas effectively
Deadline-driven, organized and able to multitask
Orientation on achieving results
Honesty and integrity
Strong verbal, written and presentation skillsJob: Functional

Primary Location: ZAF-GT-Randburg

Organization: MultiChoice Group Treasury Service

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: 14-08-2019

Closing Date (Period for Applying) - External: 21-08-2019


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Area:

  • Auditor - Accounting - Finances / Financial Services Manager

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