Why iX?

The sense of impact and reward will be huge. You will help to build a mission-driven company which is making a real difference in education. iXperience teaches 21st century skills in a way that universities don't, and we're empowering the next generation of learners with knowledge, skills and experience that will enable them to discover their potential and help them go on to shape our future.

We are a small core team; this means that you are going to get exposure to all aspects of our business immediately. You’ll gain as much accountability as you can handle and have a huge influence on scaling the company. Being an organisation that’s passionate about education, we place a high value on learning and personal growth, so you’ll have time to learn new skills in work time and at the company’s expense.

One of our goals is to build the most revolutionary and accelerated education spaces anywhere in the world. This means putting a lot of time into ensuring we only hire people with exceptional potential, and creating the best working environment possible.

Your role as part of the iX team

This financial manager position is for an ambitious entrepreneur looking to get involved in a start-up that has now obtained a proven track record of success.

This person would be required to perform all functions from processing to management accounts, coupled with assisting the CFO with complex financial and legal decisions. The person would be required to present financial decisions to the board of directors as well as prepare financial forecasts for the next 3-5 years.

On the job, you will:

  • Report to the CFO to build a strong financial and legal foundation for iX
  • Communicate with global legal resources and implementation of all legal requirements
  • Prepare of the monthly management accounts for the iX group companies
  • Maintain the annual and monthly budgets
  • Comply with Exchange Control
  • Budget tax and cash flow to mitigate cash flow risk

You'll need:

  • An accounting Degree (preferably CA SA)
  • Excellent Excel skills
  • Good analytical and numerical skills
  • Good exposure and understanding of Xero

    You'll stand out if you:

    • Have completed Articles at an audit firm
    • Are passionate about education and personal growth
    • Are excited about being a teacher or teaching assistant in one of our courses