Job Description :
Our client is a recognized global leader; a South African distributor of Global Premium Brands (new and used equipment) in the Agriculture, Mineral Processing, Earth Moving and Materials Handling Industries offering multiple career advancement opportunities.
They currently have an opportunity for a Finance Executive to be responsible for the full finance function within the business.
The successful incumbent will be able to demonstrate logical thinking in order to gather and analyze various information with the ability to perform efficiently, effectively without direct supervision and be a qualified CA registered with SAICA.
Position details :
Prepare financial reports, present findings and recommendations to management and Executives.
Analyse the organisation’s revenues, expense levels, profitability, debt and liabilities, credit conditions, and other financial indicators to forecast its short term, medium, and long-
term cash flow position and evaluate cash flow needs.
Responsible for all reconciliations.
Advise senior management on financial matters of the business.
Producing templates and consolidations for the business plan.
Responsible of all local company compliances i.e. taxes, statutory reporting and company administration and policies(ensure corporate governance).
Risk management and SHE and insurance reporting.
Communication of financial information.
Managing the Finance team.
Provide technical expertise and advice on financial issues to functional or operational managers to help them develop revenue and expenses budgets, understand financial reports and manage their financial responsibilities.
Key work outputs
A thorough understanding of other functional areas, e.g. operations and ERP systems.
Will be a financial professional with a highly commercial approach.
Effective leader of a team of professionals.
Proactive, persuasive and focused on process improvements.
Ability to work with all levels of staff and external parties.
Implementation and use of financial information to support business diagnosis, business strategy and business decisions.
Ability to handle a large volume of information and present in an accurate and relevant format.
Rational decision making.
Creative problem solving (thinking out the box) and continuous improvement (challenging the status quo).
An ability to see the big picture’ and understand the interdependency of functions.
Maintain confidentiality of information at hand.
Find ways to do things better or differently to save costs / time.