EXECUTIVE SEARCH STATUS: Current

POSITION: Group Chief Financial Officer

NATURE OF BUSINESS: Diversified Infrastructure-focussed Group

REPORTING TO: Group Chief Executive Officer

JOB LOCATION: Sandton

FINANCIAL RESPONSIBILITY: R5 billion

 

SUMMARY OF EXECUTIVE OPPORTUNITY: The Chief Financial Officer is principally responsible for planning, directing, managing and controlling the financial, tax and fiscal activities of the listed company. He/She is also responsible for supporting the Chief Executive Officer in determining the company strategy. The Chief Financial Officer must create an environment where there is complete transparent visible lines of sight into the company’s financials.

 

KEY EXECUTIVE ATTRIBUTES REQUIRED:

  • At least fifteen years’ of progressively responsible financial experience culminating in leading the finance function for major company or division of a large corporation
  • Preference for an individual leading the financial function of a listed investment holding company
  • Must have demonstrated expertise in the following fields:
    • Business controlling
    • Management accounting and costing
    • Financial controlling and accounting
    • Internal controls and risk management
    • Tax compliance
    • Treasury
    • Consolidations
  • Strong IFRS and technical accounting skills and sound knowledge of GAAP, IFRS, King 4, JSE Listings Requirements and relevant legislation, such as Tax
  • Useful to have exposure to Africa as well as prior M&A experience
  • Knowledge of reporting and dealing with multiple currency jurisdictions will be an advantage

     

    QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Chartered Accounted Qualification is essential

     

     

Send your details in confidence to: lynn.archibald@amropwoodburnmann.co.za

 

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