Innocent Gumbochuma: Quality Council for Trades and Occupations

Innocent has been the chief financial officer of the Quality Council of Trades and Occupations.

Innocent has been nominated for the 2020 CFO Awards.

Innocent is a qualified chartered accountant (SA) with experience in various finance and accounting roles at middle and senior levels. 

He joined the Quality Council for Trades and Occupations in 2013 as the director of finance and procurement and was promoted to CFO in 2018. Prior to this, he served as the senior manager of finance and supply chain at Umalusi for four years. He has also served in various accountant and analyst roles with NMB Technologies, Silvercote Investments, Reserve Bank and Civil Aviation Authority respectively. 

Innocent has an MBA, advanced diploma in business and accounting, B.Com accounting honours degree and a project management certificate.

Work
2018 – Present    Chief Financial Officer, Quality Council of Trades and Occupations
2013 – 2018        Director of Finance and Procurement, Quality Council of Trades and Occupations
2009 – 2013        Senior Manager of Finance and Supply Chain, Umalusi
2008 – 2008        Banking and Investment Administrator, SABMiller
2007 – 2008        Financial Accountant, NMB Technologies
2005 – 2007        Treasury Accountant, Silvercote Investments
2004 – 2005        Financial Analyst, Reserve Bank
2002 – 2003        Assistant Accountant, Civil Aviation Authority

Education
2014                      MBA, Tshwane University of Technology Business School
2014                      Advanced Diploma in Business and Accounting, ACCA
2003                      B.Com Accounting Honours, Midlands State University
2008                      SAP-ERP Financials Certification, SAP International
2009                      Project Management Certificate, In-House Course

About Quality Council of Trades and Occupations: The Quality Council for Trades and Occupations (QCTO) manages the occupational qualifications sub-framework in order to set standards for, develop, and quality assure national occupational qualifications for all who want a trade or occupation and, where appropriate, for professions.