Forming part of the Executive Team and Exec meetings and performing all tasks necessary to achieve the company’s goals.
Take overall responsibility for the output and innovation in and of the various functions that forms part of the portfolio.
The position will include 3 direct reports including 2 Senior Managers (Technical / Systems / IT and Ops) as well as an internal Financial Controller.
It will also involve relationships with external parties including the Group Accountants and Auditors.
Systems / IT / Technical :
Ensure that the systems are functioning properly and assess operational risk of the company.
SYSTEM INTERFACING OPERATIONAL FUNCTION :
Oversee the output of the Sales Admin department, responsible for the importing of sales into the system and for sending the information to Logistics as well as the Ops department, responsible for specific operational functions and some ad hoc requirements for example projections of leads and creation of business
Take overall responsibility for the output of sound financial governance.
Ensure the accuracy of monthly management
Oversee the preparation of accurate short-term cash flow
Ensure the internal forecasting and requisitioning process is happening correctly.
Liaise with External Group Accounting
Analyzing the financial impact of new decisions or
Overseeing any financial decisions and communication
Ensuring that legal requirements regarding POPI etc. are adhered
Qualified Actuary, or completed a University degree in Chartered Accounting or CIMA, Chemical or Industrial Engineering.
Minimum of 15 years work experience
Having worked in an entrepreneurial environment