Group CFO

Reference: 9506 AV
Consultant: Anneke Viviers 

Job Description: 

  • Financial leadership and strategy: Establishing a partnership with the GCEO and leadership team to develop and execute long-term financial plans, operational efficiency as well as capital assignment strategies.
  • To be a successful financial leader in this position, the person must demonstrate high ethical values and integrity at all times.
  • Financial operations and reporting: Ensuring the accuracy, timeliness and transparency of financial reporting, budgeting and forecasts.
  • Risk management and internal control measures: Providing the necessary guidance and driving the implementation as well as maintenance of a robust framework for risk management and internal control measures.
  • Treasury and capital markets: Optimising our capital structure, managing liquidity and ensuring financing solutions.
  • Aligning information technology with company’s strategy: Drive and align the strategic direction of IT systems to support
  • Company’s strategic goals in order to ensure optimal support for the internal functions and operations, as well as the supply of data for informed decision-making.
  • Business savvy and insights: Supply insightful analyses and recommendations to support business leaders throughout the company.
  • Representation on various boards of subsidiaries and joint ventures: Serving as nominated director on the boards of various subsidiaries and joint ventures to drive and protect interests.

Qualifications: 

  • Registration as a Chartered Accountant (SA) in good standing with the SAICA, with extended IFRS knowledge.
  • Five to 10 years’ experience in a senior financial role within the agricultural sector is crucial.
  • Extensive knowledge and experience in financial, purchasing and risk management.
  • Proven career history in the preparation and management of strategic plans, business plans and annual budget.
  • The ability to implement internal systems and controls to ensure good financial management.
  • Proven oversight and experience regarding technology and information systems.
  • Person must be Afrikaans and English literate.

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 in order 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.