Chief Financial Officer

Please submit your CV before 23 March 2018

Main Purpose of the Job:

  • Form part of the Executive leadership team for Hibiscus Hospital Holdings Group
  • Deliver timely and accurate financial and management accounts for the current as well as future new hospitals in the Hibiscus Private Hospital Group
  • Set up the accounting systems and the control environment for newly developed Cato Ridge and Scottburgh Hospitals coming on line
  • Prepare Financial Reports for Board meetings
  • Co-ordinate the activities across the various hospital sites
  • Run the budget and forecasting process
  • Manage the treasury and insurance functions
  • Driving improvements in financial control environment and drive profitability
  • Manage the year end close and reporting requirements for the Annual Financial Statements
  • Ensure compliance to Tax legislation
  • Investigate investment opportunities for the business that are project based
  • Running scenarios for tariff changes and other industry changes that affect the business

Minimum Qualifications

  • Registration as Chartered Accountant with SAICA


  • At least 5 years’ commercial experience in executive / senior financial management
  • Experience in a hospital environment would be advantageous
  • Good leadership and interpersonal skills
  • Strength in managing strict financial controls and operational KPI’s

Applicable skills, knowledge, tools and techniques

  • Computer Literacy
  • Microsoft office (Excel, word, power point).
  • Experience in hospital management software – Clinic
  • Knowledge
  • Ability to work in a fast changing environment
  • Experience with good financial controls
  • Ability to understand tariff changes within the medical and hospital industry and to respond to these changes
  • Good Tax knowledge for Corporate and Employee Tax
  • IFRS

Behavioral Traits (e.g. Interpersonal, attention to detail etc).

  • Strong interpersonal skills.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Good problem solving skills.
  • Strong leadership qualities.
  • Strategic thinking skills.
  • Team player
  • Ability to work in a dynamic environment


Based on independant national benchmarked salary structures for both guaranteed and variable packages.

Chief Financial Officer

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