Finance Manager

The Company: Betjets

Role Name: Finance Manager

Location: Claremont, Cape Town

Role specifics: Permanent position – subject to probation period

Hours of work: Monday to Friday 9:00am – 17:00pm

Role summary

Betjets, an enterprising contributor in the sports betting industry, provides targeted marketing and operational support for two unique brands. With one brand enjoying established success and the other a burgeoning player in the sector, we are expanding our professional ensemble. We are currently seeking an experienced Finance Manager.


  • 5+ years of experience in Financial Management
  • Proven work experience in a relevant role.
  • Degree in Finance or any relevant tertiary education.
  • Experience in using Xero or similar accounting platforms.
  • Exceptional knowledge of tax and gambling legislation.
  • Ability to manage all finance functions.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Strong management and communication skills. 
  • Strong analytical and reporting skills.
  • Proficiency in English.
  • Management Accounts within 5 working days of month end
  • Cash Flow / Cash Management
  • Clean Audits (Financial and Gambling Board) across all Group companies
  • Fraud Prevention

Daily Responsibilities

  • Assist the CEO in devising and adhering to budgets.
  • Work with the CEO to optimize operational systems and processes across the finance department in order to minimize risk and maximize efficiency.
  • Manage all suppliers and payments in order to optimize cash flow.
  • Manage and maintain tax compliance for all relevant taxes (including but not limited to Gambling Tax, VAT, Employee Tax and Income Tax)
  • Oversee and manage the accounting department in order to produce management accounts efficiently and accurately.
  • Assist the CEO in analyzing management accounts and in order to maintain a strong financial position.
  • Oversee and manage the payments department in order to manage risk, prevent fraud and process customer payments efficiently and accurately.
  • Assist the HR department in administering the payroll efficiently and accurately.
  • Work with all relevant departments to manage risk and ensure compliance with applicable legislation (including but not limited to the Gambling Act, Companies Act, FICA and POPI).
  • Oversee and manage the annual audit for all Group companies.

We offer a competitive salary and the opportunity to play a pivotal role in a growing venture within the sports betting industry.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity. All employment decisions are made based on qualifications, merit, and business needs.

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