Financial Controller (CA) SA – East Rand – Ref: 759020-48

  • Degree or Higher
  • East Rand,
  • Posted 3 years ago
  • This position has been filled

Ref: 759020-48

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 a vacancy for a Financial Controller to be responsible for the day-to-day running of the Agriculture Finance Department.

The successful incumbent will have the ability to work well under extreme pressure and have 2-3 years of experience in a similar role.

Job Description

Manage team effectively
Staff development
Set strategic direction in conjunction with Financial Executive
Set and review internal control / corporate governance
Continuous improvement of processes and systems in Agriculture finance
Interact with internal and external auditors
Cash flow forecasting
Responsible for signing off and releasing payments
Review Navision general ledger reconciliations
Review of general ledger and foreign creditors reconciliations and resolve reconciling items
Run and manage month-end and year-end processes
Provide technical advice to the finance team and business to enforce internal controls and policies
Prepare monthly management accounts (analyse TB to Income Statement, Balance Sheet and Cash Flow)
Assist with co-coordinating year-end and half-year audits, assisting in completing of audit pack
Prepare budgets and revised forecasts
Prepare cash flow forecasts
Manage finance staff (8)
Release EFT payments
Meeting financial reporting obligations and deadlines
Review IAS/evaluations/hedging transactions
Maintain a safe working environment (according to safety policy and procedures)
Achieve individual Balanced Scorecard and KPIs
Effective self-management and performance ownership
Adherence to any reasonable instruction

Country: South Africa
Location: East Rand


Job Qualification & Experience:

  • Com Accountancy
  • CA (SA)
  • 2-3 years’ experience


  • Self-motivated
  • Time management
  • Deadline driven
  • Analytical
  • Problem solving
  • High EQ
  • Report writing
  • Communication skills
  • Attention to detail
  • Good Excel working knowledge – essential
  • Required to work out of business hours (month-ends/half-year/year-end)
  • Ability to handle various projects concurrently
  • Sound technical competency
  • A strong disposition towards dealing with complex issues
  • Good communication and inter personal skills

Company Description:

South African Distributor of Global Premium Brands in the Agriculture, Mineral Processing, Earthmoving, Materials Handling Industries.

An ability to develop and grow businesses in multiple geographies including challenging territories with high growth prospects. Committed to sustainable development and playing a leading role in empowerment and transformation. The company has operations globally.

Their success is based on inspired, aligned, empowered, results-driven, globally competitive, passionate people who create value through strategic innovation and continuous improvement. Their customers are more successful with them than with their competitors. Working for a global leader creates endless career opportunities for you.


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