Closing Date: 21.03.2019
Reporting to the CEO, you will oversee the financial management of the company through assessing the status of financial goals, budgets & control and managing all activities within the finance department. In the absence of the CEO, you will form an integral part in guiding the executives to make sound day-to-day business decisions in the short and long term. Having foresight and an enterprising mind-set, you will be instrumental in providing key financial information and analysis necessary for strategic planning; including financial modelling and reporting, budget analysis, forecasting needs and moulding a culture of accountability. You will drive the business planning, analysis as well as the strategic finance agenda through managing and running the business plan. This includes, maintaining the daily cost accounting system, forecasting, analysis and stock control. In addition, you will manage the pricing and margin analysis including customer tracking, product tracking, trade rebates, and marketing and advertising expenditure. You will play a fundamental role in strengthening the governance processes and cost accounting systems in order to ensure improved decision making for product margin, pricing, customer profitability, division/ factory and production line profitability. You will oversee all the financial activities of the company, with particular emphasis on cost management accounting and budgetary controls. Given the high intensity, rigorous quality and production deadlines that must be continuously met; the need to provide undivided attention to the task at hand is of paramount importance. A defined and progressive career path is available for the individual with the appropriate frame of mind and technical aptitude.