Job title: Financial Manager
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Location: Johannesburg, Sandton
Salary type: Annual
Salary: Negotiable
Job published: 23/07/2019
Job ID: 51475

Job Description

Financial Manager Job 51475 - Joburg, Metro - CA Financial Appointments

Seeking an experienced Financial Manager (CA(SA)/CIMA) within the FMCG / Manufacturing / Retail space. The successful individual will be influential in the operational business units across South Africa, and therefore be involved in multiple teams in multiple regions.

It is required of the successful incumbent to provide strategic input, support and add value to the management teams across the different regions as well as be able to identify and develop financial strategies with regards to new business opportunities, retention of existing customers, process changes and manage the full financial function. Therefore this individual needs to be able to think like an entrepreneurially focused business owner as well as have an understanding of sound financial protocols, policies and relevant legislation. 


  • Drive profitability in the business through strategic pricing and efficient structuring
  • Take a lead in the management team in troubleshooting problems and implementing solutions
  • Report on financial results and variances to budget and defining and implementing corrective actions
  • Involvement in commercial activities such as customer relationships and pricing
  • Prepare budgets and forecasts
  • Manage and motivate the finance teams
  • Maintain an effective internal control environment
  • Manage credit risk and working capital
  • Drive and instil a high performance-driven culture with sound discipline


  • Must hold a completed CA/CIMA qualification
  • Minimum 6 years' senior financial management experience including formulating strategies and management of multiple teams  
  • Must portray leadership and general managerial skills
  • Exceptional presentation and formulating strategy abilities
  • An understanding of sound financial protocols are essential
  • Ability to solve complex problems 

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