Financial Manager

  • Permanent
  • Ref #394586MDL
  • Posted 2 weeks ago
  • Sandton, Gauteng, South Africa, Africa
  • Food Industry & Scientific, Warehousing & Distribution
Employer Description

Leading Distribution Company with an International Footprint

Job Description

This  Financial Manager position for a Distribution company reports to the Financial Director and Managing Director and is a challenging role with lots of scope & opportunity to show your abilities & make a difference.

You will plan, organise, direct and control all accounting, audit, and financial operations for the Company.

Your Responsibilities:

  • Develops targets, plans budgets and controls operational expenditures in collaboration with the Financial Director
  • Produces monthly, quarterly, and annual financial reports, as well as analysis, research and modelling for senior management
  • Ensures implementation and adherence to finance policies, procedures and systems across the business
  • Ensures compliance with all statutory requirements relating to financial control, financial management and accounting
  • Manages the audit process
  • Oversees a current team of two employees and ensures that the finance team is engaged to deliver accurate business information and excellent customer service
  • Recruits, trains and inspires all members of the finance team
  • Keeps the finance team updated regarding strategic developments and operational targets, ensuring the team has the resources, systems, support and knowledge to achieve goals

 

 

Qualifications

  • Qualified Chartered Accountant CA(SA), registered with SAICA
  • Knowledge of International Trade (Importation, Customs and Foreign Exchange)
  • Strong ERP (SAP) Systems knowledge
  • Knowledge of Human Resources practices and Labour Law

Skills

You will have at least 5 years' experience as a Financial Manager within an International Trade Business and have:

  • Knowledge of International Trade (Importation, Customs and Foreign Exchange)
  • Strong ERP (SAP) Systems knowledge
  • Knowledge of Human Resources practices and Labour Law
  • Bilingual – English & Afrikaans (German would be advantageous)
  • Highly numerate and able to analyse statistical information and interpret financial data to produce reports which can be understood by non-financial colleagues
  • Excellent communication skills (written and oral)
  • Strong planning and organisation skills
  • Attention to detail and high level of accuracy

Salary / Package

R840k Neg