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Finance Manager - Johannesburg, South Africa

  • Harare, Zimbabwe

Job Details

Job ID: #14762
Job Location Johannesburg, South Africa
Company Type Manufacturing/Production
Job Role Finance Manager
Joining Date ASAP
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary Negotiable

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Middle Management
Years of Experience 5
Residence Location Johannesburg, South Africa
Gender Not Specified
Nationality SA Citizen
Degree BCom in Financial Management or Business Administration / Completed CIMA or similar

Job Description

Johannesburg, South Africa
  • Job Status: Job Offer Made

Our client is looking for a Finance Manager to join their team.

* Develop financial and logistics plans in accordance with the long-term strategy.
* Together with the MD, drive the financial planning of the company by analyzing its performance and risks.
* Retain constant awareness of the company’s financial position and find solutions for potential risks.
* Conduct analysis to make forecasts and report to local and global managers.
* Reviewing, monitoring, and managing budgets & cash flow.
* Closely monitor all G/L accounts activities and intercompany reconciliations, accruals, etc.
* Creation of internal reporting on cost centers, profit centers and margins.
* Prepare timely and detailed reports on financial performance on a monthly, quarterly and annual basis to local and global management team as well as managing the company’s finance & ERP IT system (SAP B1).
* Oversee all audit and internal control operations and be the point of contact for banks, auditors, and tax authorities.
* Ensure compliance with financial laws (IFRS) and guidelines.
* Payroll: oversight of monthly payroll (compilation outsourced), statutory submissions & assist with ad hoc HR / staff-related queries.
* Develop Basic Operating Procedures for sales, service, and logistics and monitor their effectiveness. * Oversee all processes related to ordering processing, purchasing, and logistics.

Key Skills
* Highly numerate, with the ability to work well at both an operational and strategic level independently and manage multiple projects to completion
* Excellent planning and organizational skills
* Strong interpersonal skills, with the ability to liaise at all levels across the business incl. clients
* Ability to travel between branches (currently within RSA only) as required by role (1-2 times/month)

  • Job Role: Finance Manager
  • Industry: Accountancy / Finance
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

5 Years of Experience
* Minimum BCom in Financial Management or Business Administration / Completed CIMA or similar
* /- 5 years experience in a full-function Finance role in Manufacturing, FMCG trade, Retail or Logistics
* Exposure to Financial management in a global organization is beneficial
* Experience with SAP essential, preferably SAP BusinessOne
* Computer literacy: MS Office proficient with very strong MS Excel skills
* Ability to manage the full finance function as well as offering financial information/reports to senior management, to assist strategic business decision making

Additional Requirements

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