The Manager, Finance & Accounting plans and directs all Accounting, Treasury, Procurement, Budgeting and Fixed Assets activities; ensuring that the relevant Financial Policies & Procedures, the Public Bodies Management and Accountability Act (PBMA) and Financial Administration Audit (FAA) Acts are adhered to.
Plan and direct the preparation of monthly and annual financial management accounts.
Perform detailed monthly reviews and analysis of financial performance to aid the decision making and implementation of strategies that deliver value to stakeholders.
Prepare the annual financial strategic objectives in consultation with members of the management team and the Board.
Plan and direct all purchasing activities
Coordinate the budget preparation process
Manages the investment portfolio and negotiates major supply contracts
Ensures that cost saving measures are identified and implemented
Ensures that the procurement activities comply with the Government of Jamaicas Procurement Guidelines.
Effectively lead the Finance & Accounting team in ensuring the division and the Councils objectives are realized.