Merger Integration & Programme Manager (Financial / FMCG / Operations / Mergers & Acquisitions / M&A/ Strategic) – Cape Town

Location: Cape Town, South Africa
Date Posted: 03-05-2017
Special Projects & Strategic Initiatives
  • Scope and implement the company’s special projects and strategic initiatives, including the development and implementation of the strategic plan and long-range strategic initiatives, as determined by the MD;
  • Lead selected program based special projects that require cross-functional engagement with key staff across the organisation, and with external stakeholders, as appropriate;
  • Support the Head of Finance, Head of Sales, Head of Procurement and other senior management in developing and implementing data and KPIs as required by the respective functions
Merger Integration
To plan, manage and take responsibility (if appropriate) for pre and Post Merger Integration (PMI) work streams required in the event of the company making an acquisition, including:
  1. Develop and document a PMI plan, including assigning ownership for all functional work streams (Operations, IT, HR etc.);
  2. Monitor and report PMI progress
  3. Ensure the transfer of all knowledge and processes from target company
  4. Be prepared to be ‘hands on’ to take on any role and responsibility within the target company, to ensure a stable operating environment and effective transfer of ownership
  • Project management certification / diploma beneficial
  • Good working knowledge of ERP systems
  • Knowledge of import and distribution model
  • Highly numerate
  • Excellent communication; both oral and written and excellent interpersonal skills
  • Proven report writing skills
  • Strongly proficient with Microsoft Office, especially Excel.
  • Team Leader / Player
  • Ability to set targets, motivate and inspire staff to achieve targets
  • Ability to prioritise responsibilities under pressure and be self-motivating
  • Personal integrity and confidentiality
  • Excellent time management skills
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Thania Jaffer
Executive Recruiter: Insurance, Risk & Healthcare
CA Global Finance
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