Chief Financial Officer

Reference: SJ 6596

Consultant: Sone Johnson

Description:

  • As a member of the Exco, the CFO will serve as a credible, knowledgeable and trusted resource to the Exco;
  • This position requires a hands-on and quality-focused individual with the experience that combines sound financial leadership with proven business effectiveness;
  • The CFO will offer quality, meaningful analyses and financial perspectives necessary for corporate decisions;
  • In addition to providing financial leadership to the Company, this position will be responsible for administration, planning, forecasting and analysis of financial risk;
  • The CFO will lead the Finance and admin team;
  • The CFO will be responsible for the continued successful functioning of the Internal financial Control environment
  • Represent the company in management meetings with regards to financial affairs.
  • Provide strategic financial input to the Companies Exco;
  • Financial management of the organization to include but not limited to the budget analysis, forecasting needs, daily accounting and treasury operations;
  • Provide financial discipline and business decision support to evaluate long term and short term strategic business opportunities;
  • Take responsibility for financial internal controls and successful completion of all financial audits;
  • Ensure systems are implemented or adjusted as the company grows
  • Ensure compliance to financial statutory requirements of the company;
  • Establish guidelines for budget and forecast preparation and take responsibility for the entire process and timely completion as well as interrogation of data to make sure that credible information is shared with the Exco and board:
  • Evaluate the performance and provide training and development opportunities to the finance and admin staff;
  • Ensure all financial records are kept in line with IFRS and the Companies Act as well as any other regulatory and statutory requirement there might be;
  • Responsible for all financial processes and policies;
  • Responsible for the financial aspects as well as financial risk determination and mitigation for all quotations and tenders;
  • Maintain and manage external relationships with banks, auditors and third party vendors;
  • Manage optimal working capital structures in line with business requirements;
  • Contribute to the development of corporate policy as a member of the senior management team;
  • Manage the companies insurance portfolio;
  • Responsible for the risk process of the company and the management of the risk registers etc;
  • Overseeing of the companies IT and BIS environment inline with the IT general controls framework
  • Responsible together with technical advisors for commercial construct of various agreements
  • Responsible for different pricing scenarios and calculating the impact of different pricing strategies on the business including providing key inputs into quotes and tenders

Qualifications:

  • Registered CA(SA)
  • 5 to 10 years progressive post article experience in a manufacturing environment;
  • Advanced IFRS knowledge;
  • Tax knowledge,
  • General knowledge of other legislation affecting business
  • Commercial contracting experience (customers, suppliers, banks etc.)
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills and ability to convey information understandably;
  • Advanced Excel skills;
  • Ability to implement systems specific to supply chain management and stock management including manufacturing

How to Apply:

  • Email your comprehensive CV to exceedhr@exceed.co.za.
  • If you are already registered, please forward your CV and the relevant reference number to the consultant with whom you are currently registered to avoid duplicity on our system.
  • We reserve the right to only conduct interviews with candidates of choice.
  • Applicants who have not received feedback within 30 days from the closing date must please accept their application as unsuccessful.

To apply for this job email your details to exceedhr@exceed.co.za