Financial Manager

Reference: 9502 SJ
Consultant: Sone Johnson 

Job Description: 

  • Driving Governance at site
  • Manage the weekly cash-up forecasting models against plan and driving continuous improvement with business unit management
  • Manage and co-ordinate cost saving initiatives for business unit by optimising finance efficiencies at the unit
  • Ensuring the financial compliance of the business meets the standards as outlined per standardised Group operating procedures and work instructions
  • Driving the roll out of standardisation at business unit and managing the standard day of direct reports
  • Optimise resources – Staff, IT and systems
  • Working capital management
  • Debtors: managing of applicable rebates, discounts and overdue
  • Creditors: Ensuring all liabilities are recorded, all compliance linked to the operational aspects of order origination, POD’s, receipting and cost recording is managed in line with SOPs and work instructions.
  • Stock: manage optimal stock holdings for paper, finished goods and engineering spares holding
  • Manage the business unit’s payroll costs with oversight of overtime planned and incurred.
  • Driving return on capital employed (ROCE)
  • Project management, Capex review, EVA modelling.


  • 3-year BCom Degree with post graduate CIMA qualification.
  • 10 + Years’ experience in a finance leadership role
  • Manufacturing and product costing experience essential

How to Apply: 

  • Email your comprehensive CV to 
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  • 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.