Group Finance Manager (Reporting / Variance Analysis / Forecasting) - Johannesburg, Gauteng

Location: Johannesburg, Gauteng, South Africa
Date Posted: 13-02-2018
Seeking a newly qualified CA(SA), or Audit Manager currently in practice, for a Group Finance Manager role with an expanding integrated services business. This is an opportunity to assist in building the finance infrastructure of a company, focused initially primarily on reporting, but with a path for progression into a more commercial role once the core responsibilities have been delivered on.

This business has operations in several African countries, and requires a Group FM with excellent communication skills who enjoys cross-cultural engagement. Travel into Africa will occasionally be required.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Manage team of bookkeepers (mainly in Nairobi) to ensure quality/timeliness of information in system
  • Manage month end process and delivery of management accounts
  • Work with country finance leads to ensure that proper variance analysis is performed
  • Oversight of group forecasting
  • Cash flow reporting
  • Statutory reporting in each country (including leading on audit)
  • Tax clearance in each country (usually outsourced so managing external providers)
  • Manage payroll
  • Remote management of team
  • Implement reporting improvements and streamline processes using technology

Qualifications & Experience:
  • CA(SA) with Big 4 articles
  • Newly qualified, post JIT secondment, or up to 2 years post-articles experience
  • Audit experience in the following kind of industries: manufacturing, facilities management, integrated services, transport, construction, mining
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Pandora Buchanan
Senior Associate: Executive Search
CA Global Finance /

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