Assistant Financial Manager Career | iQ Academy

Assistant Financial Manager Career

Choose the Higher Certificate Business Management Course at IQ Academy if you are interested in pursuing an Assistant Financial Manager career.

You can complete the course within 36 months, though many students are able to finish their studies earlier than the final deadline.

To be eligible to enrol for this course, you will need to have a National Senior Certificate, a Senior Certificate or a National Certificate Vocational (NQF4) – having scored at least 30% in the language of teaching and learning.

There are six modules that make up the course, which will go over numerous aspects of business – including, human resources, marketing, management and finance.

The Assistant Financial Manager will work under the Financial Manager and holds a number of important tasks. This includes the likes of billing, handling day-to-day requests, preparing budgets and more.

Cash flow is also often put in the hands of the Assistant Financial Manager, which means you will need to monitor transactions within and outside of the business.

You could be tasked with compiling reports, including showcasing profits and losses, while also implementing strategic financial plans which need to be monitored over a long-term period.

To take on this role, you need to have exceptional organisational skills along with significant computer skills. This position also suits someone with the ability to think analytically while communication skills will also be important.

Talk to a consultant at IQ Academy today for more information on the Higher Certificate Business Management Course and how it can help your Assistant Financial Manager career.