Transnet Limited – Finance Controlling Admin

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Operating Division : TPT Durban CAR
Position Title : Finance Controlling Admin
Employee Group : Permanent
Department : Finance
Location : Durban
Reporting To : Revenue Manager
Grade Level : G
Reference Number : 20200695

Position Purpose:
Management of Revenue and Billing in accordance with the financial and IFRS policies and procedures and ensure validity,
accuracy and completeness of revenue in line with GAAP.

Position outputs:
• Managing the revenue department by supervising and training staff.
• To update and maintain monthly schedules for vessels to ensure all services provided are timeously and accurately
• Auditing of the vessels files to ensure the completeness of revenue at the Terminal and that the customer receives an
accurate invoice.
• Monitoring of customers queries to minimize and prevent invoicing errors in order to meet their expectations.
• Liaise with customers to ensure that their invoicing needs are met.
• Investigation and computation of refunds
• Printing and checking invoices for variances before dispatched to clients to ensure all charges have been correctly
debited to client account.
• Monitor billing due list to ensure that orders are being invoiced timeously.
• Run status reports on all vessel and documents passed and accepted at the counter to ensure that all revenue has
been accounted and to address old un-invoiced documents with relevant departments.
• Updating and maintaining the base tariffs on the invoicing system to ensure that the correct charges are invoiced.
• Calculations of accruals and provisions of un-invoiced services or refunds that have not been credited to ensure that
the correct revenue is accounted for the accounting period.
• Investigation and analysis of all queries logged by various internal/ external departments, to establish corrective
measures, to satisfy client’s queries.
• Analyse claims and generate monthly statistics regarding logged/resolved/pending queries to facilitate month end
provision to be raised in general ledger.
• Maintain and update all new vessels on Vessel Master Data
• Ensure all revenue is recovered from S.A.R.S for uncleared vehicles sent to state warehouse that is auctioned
• Ensure all miscellaneous services are invoiced
• Revenue protection for the Terminal
• Produce complete, accurate and timeous reports to management.
• Ensure compliance with finance related contracted as documented in the Minimum Controls Framework (CFRC).
• Compile weekly cash forecast in terms of incoming and outgoing payments to group and items regarding the variance.
• Authorising and posting of journals including inter company.
• Raising of provisions, accruals and pre-payments in accordance with IFRS.
• Follow up on outstanding claims with correspondence to maintain credit management.
• Allocation of credit notes to clients to settle discrepancies with accounts.
• Oversee month-end procedures in line with company policies and procedures
• Revenue accruals

Qualifications & Experience:
• Matric with Accounting
• National Diploma in Accounting/Credit Management
• 5 years relevant experience
• Supervisory experience
• SAP R3
• Revenue Management
• Financial accounting
• Relevant Transnet policies and procedures
• Operational procedures
• Taxation
• PFMA principles
• Corporate Governance
• Management skills
• Relation Management
• Analytical Ability
• Decision Making
• Communications
• Auditing Skills
• Time Management
• Problem Solving
• Leadership
• Networking
• Computers: SAP and GCOS

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