Our client is looking for a seasoned Finance Executive to join their team in Cape Town.Client DetailsOur client is a leading retailer in South Africa with a presence in other parts of Africa.DescriptionThe incumbent will be responsible for the following:

  • Annual and Interim reporting in terms of all legislative regulations and requirements, including the preparation of the Group Annual Financial statements, as well as all African companies within the group
  • Preparation of analysts presentations
  • Preparation of the Annual Integrated Report
  • Implementation of New IFRS
  • Reporting submission to the main listed board as well as the operating board
  • Audit Committee submissions
  • Financial profit forecasts
  • Annual Budgets
  • Management of annual budgets to actual and performance to key financial targets
  • Management of finance departmental key performance indicators
  • Financial and scenario-based modelling
  • Reporting and financial monitoring of all African subsidiaries
  • Corporate Tax and indirect taxes
  • Management of the finance-related credit aspects of the business, liaising between the finance and credit areas of the business
  • Oversight and accountability for the General Ledger

ProfileThe incumbent needs to have the following:

  • Must be a South African citizen by birth/naturalization prior to 1994
  • Must be a Qualified Chartered Accountant of South Africa
  • Must have experience at a director/executive level within finance
  • Experience must be at a minimum of 5 years within a similar role
  • Must have experience in managing a team
  • JSE experience/Public listing is a non-negotiable
  • Retail experience is a high preference for this role and these candidates will be considered first, other similar industries may be given consideration if similar
  • 10 years post articles experience
  • Experience in working within a complex environment
  • Experience in credit retail is highly beneficial

Job OfferMarket Related

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