EXECUTIVE SEARCH STATUS:

COMPLETED

POSITION:

 

Group Chief Financial Officer

NATURE OF BUSINESS: FMCG / Agriculture

JOB LOCATION: Eastern Cape

REPORTS TO: Chief Executive Officer

TOTAL STAFF RESPONSIBILITY: Approximately 60 people

SUMMARY OF EXECUTIVE OPPORTUNITY: Assume responsibility and accountability for the Financial Management of the Group, ensuring that the group and individual divisions have effective financial direction and control and ensure the financial resources are optimised.

KEY EXECUTIVE ATTRIBUTES REQUIRED:

  • Ten years experience as a Commercial Finance Director within a South African environment
  • Agriculture and/or FMGC exposure would be advantageous
  • Experience in managing a finance team at group or business unit level

KEY JOB PERFORMANCE AREAS:

  • Effective financial and communication reporting
  • Organisational compliance to statutory requirements and governance frameworks
  • Keeping the Group technically up to date in respect of accounting and financial reporting in line with listed company standards
  • Effective internal audit services in order to provide assurance of operational compliance of the businesses to the audit committee and responsible executives
  • Effective management of financial transactional processing
  • Efficient design and delivery of stable IT systems and support
  • Sound people management and development
  • Development and maintenance of strategic financial objectives in order to maximise shareholder value and investor confidence