Finance Director / Commercial Manager - 12453

Finance Director / Commercial Manager
Job No:  12453
Location: Alberton
Salary: R 1 000 000 - R 1200 000 per year

Our client is looking for an experienced Director of Finance / Commercial Manager to oversee all financial aspects of business and drive the companys financial strategy, planning, and commercial controls. You will be responsible for assessing the financial performance of the company as well as possible risks and investments.

The candidate should be a young, reliable professional with broad knowledge to all accounting, financial and business principles. The candidate should be a strategic thinker and effective leader who can make the most profitable decisions.

The goal is to guide the company towards profitability and long-term success.

Role Description:
  • Retain constant awareness of the companys financial position and act to prevent problems
  • Drive financial planning and controls of the company by analysing its performance and risks
  • Set up and oversee the companys financial controls/systems
  • Set targets for and supervise all accounting and finance personnel (management accountants, internal auditors etc.)
  • Oversee all audit and internal control operations
  • Prepare timely and detailed reports on financial performance on a monthly, quarterly and annual basis
  • Conduct analysis to make forecasts and report to executives
  • Ensure adherence to financial regulations and guidelines
Skills requirements
  • Proven experience as financial manager and or director or similar role
  • In-depth knowledge of corporate finance and accounting principles, laws and best practices
  • Solid knowledge of financial analysis and forecasting
  • Proficient in the use of MS Office and financial management software
  • An analytical mind with a strategic ability
  • Excellent organisational and leadership skills
  • Outstanding communication and interpersonal abilities
  • Qualified CA (SA)