Mpho Mahlaba

  

Certifications

Certified ScrumMaster

Groups I belong to

Scrum Club

South Africa

Biography

I am strong willed person who carries his tasks with diligence and pride. I am passionate about scrum and projects in which scrum is used.

I come from accounting background and can safely say, "project management is my home"

Work experience

Silica, Projec Manager / Scrum Master
October 2010 - Present, Sandton, Gauteng, South Africa
• IT Project management • System Migration project management • New system development project management • Financial Projects management • Project coordination with the vendors • Document quality assurance. • Minutes taking and collation. • Assisting project managers in meeting. • Lite Project Management • Project scheduling and budgeting • Resource Management • Client liaison. • Progress Report Preparation • Project planning • Project budgeting • Project schedule analysis • Project Administration / Coordination on a new client take on

Silica, Finance Administrtor
April 2007 - September 2010, Sandton, Gauteng, South Africa
• Daily reconciliation of Nedgroup Collective Investments (NCI) main accounts. • Reporting and reconciliation on income distribution. • Monthly reconciliation of switches ledger account and income distribution ledger account for NCI. • General edger rules maintenance on Silica. • Daily preparation of the NCI Cash Forecast on the four main accounts. • Capturing and verification of the EFT batches. • Reporting – On banking holdings and unallocated deposits to both the client and internal stakeholders. • Preparing of the PSG Konsultant daily cash forecast and arranging for limit increase on overdrawn accounts. • NCI and PSG query management and preparing of the age analysis on outstanding recon items. • Systems worked on: Silica, AWD and Various EFT platforms

Investec Private Bank (South Africa) , Client Care Consultant
January 2006 - November 2008, Sandton, Gauteng, South Africa
• Facilitated communication with internal and external clients • Preparation and generation of monthly statements for clients • ATM and OLB pin regeneration for clients. • Loading of journey cards • Preparation of Tax certificates, audit reports, visa letters, reference letters and full general reports • E-Payment processing, reconciliation and administration • Client query resolution

Investec Securities (South Africa), Share-Scheme Consultant
January 2006 - November 2006, Sadton, Gauteng, South Africa
• Administration of beneficiary’s details (FICA) • Updating the banking details of shareholders • Reconciliation and allocation of shares • Facilitated communication with internal and external clients • Assumed responsibility for resolving outstanding documents, including the main account holder and beneficiary details

Rand Merchant Bank-Asset Management , EFT Administration
January 2006 - August 2006, Sandton, Gauteng, South Africa
• Accurate preparation of EFT files for release • Manual loading or uploading and maintenance of EFT files from various systems into the banking systems • Effective filing of EFT documentation • Ensure compliance with all written procedures • Establish ongoing relationship with relevant external parties (banks) and internal departments • Meet deadlines successful • Create and maintain Oracle suppliers eg. Banking detail, BEE credentials etc

Rand Merchant Bank-Asset Management , EFT Administration
January 2006 - August 2006, Sandton, Gauteng, South Africa
• Accurate preparation of EFT files for release • Manual loading or uploading and maintenance of EFT files from various systems into the banking systems • Effective filing of EFT documentation • Ensure compliance with all written procedures • Establish ongoing relationship with relevant external parties (banks) and internal departments • Meet deadlines successful • Create and maintain Oracle suppliers eg. Banking detail, BEE credentials etc

Nedbank , Commercial Teller
March 2005 - March 2006, Eastgate, Gauteng, South Africa
• Receiving of Cheques and arranging for their deposit • Receiving and accounting for cash when clients deposits • Customer liaison • Task prioritization during peak hours for the other tellers • End of day teller balancing on the DCCH screen

Standard Bank of South Africa , Junior Value Add Analysis Project Consultant
November 2004 - February 2005, Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Development of Value Add model on which the activities of the group internal audit can be valued for the audit committee Achievements: • Top 40 Banking Group Achiever • Standard Bank Leadership Development Award • Standard Bank International Trade Seminar • Standard Bank Corporate challenge Weekend

Sife-International (Wits) , Banking Consultant
January 2004 - November 2004, Braamfotein, Gauteng, South Africa
• Provision of advice on banking and help on opening bank accounts • Assisted clients with queries • Assisted clients with technical queries relating to banking Achievements: SIFE-KPMG Service Leadership Award