EXECUTIVE SEARCH STATUS: COMPLETE

 

POSITION: Financial Director

 

NATURE OF BUSINESS: Industrial Manufacturing

 

JOB LOCATION: Gauteng

 

REPORTS TO: Chief Executive Officer

 

SUMMARY OF EXECUTIVE OPPORTUNITY: Responsible and accountable for the administrative, financial and risk management operations of the company, company secretarial functions, legal matters and the IT department. This person must provide cost control and measurement and assist in the commercial aspects of managing the business.

 

KEY EXECUTIVE ATTRIBUTES REQUIRED:

 

  • At least ten years of progressively responsible financial experience for a major company or division of a large corporation with operating profit in excess of R400 million

  • At least 5 years should be in a senior management role

  • Sound knowledge of GAAP, IFRS, King 3 Report, and relevant legislation (Tax, Company, Property, Insurance Law)

  • Must have a good understanding of audit and risk assessment processes and principles

  • Must understand how to formulate and execute business strategies as well as effectively lead a team of professional staff

  • Must have manufacturing experience and be able to demonstrate cost management experience

  • Should have experience in partnering with an executive team and have a high level of written and oral communication skills

     

    KEY JOB PERFORMANCE AREAS:

  • Strong drive to deliver results coupled with the ability to lead, influence and engage the team to deliver the required results

  • Strong people management and leadership skills in order to influence people and build relationships

  • Be able to present a strategic view while being "hands on" when needed

     

    Note: Woodburn Mann will verify the qualifications of candidates prior to client interview. Should you be interviewed by 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.