EXECUTIVE SEARCH STATUS: COMPLETED

POSITION: Senior Executive: Finance (Chief Financial Officer)

NATURE OF BUSINESS: A leading professional services body

JOB LOCATION: Johannesburg

REPORTS TO: Executive Director: Corporate Services

 

 

SUMMARY OF EXECUTIVE OPPORTUNITY:

Assume responsibility as Chief Financial Officer for the financial functions of the professional body ensuring effective financial management and control within the business. Provide strategic direction, sound financial practices and accurate books of account, in line with IFRS and Corporate accounting policies as well as the strategic ambition of the body.

 

KEY EXECUTIVE ATTRIBUTES REQUIRED:

  • Must have had at least five years senior financial management position at Executive Committee level
  • Must have managed the financial function within a business with a turnover of at least R30m
  • Must understand how to formulate and execute business strategies as well as effectively lead a team of professional staff
  • Must have demonstrable experience in partnering/collaborating with diverse stakeholders
  • Experience in working closely and presenting to the Board
  • Some payroll experience would be an advantage (VIP)

     

     

    KEY JOB PERFORMANCE AREAS:

  • Ability to lead, influence and engage the team to deliver the required results.
  • Strong strategic thinker and effective decision making abilities.
  • Must be able to communicate, motivate and inspire staff at all levels
  • Able to work under pressure, tenacious and must be prepared to travel if necessary (In and around the regions of South African and occasional international conferences)

 

Note: Amrop Woodburn Mann will verify the qualifications of candidates prior to client interview. Should you be interviewed by Amrop Woodburn Mann you will be asked to sign a consent form to permit us to verify your qualifications. Scanned copies of your degrees and diplomas may be asked for and can be sent to us when sending us your educational and career details.