EXECUTIVE SEARCH STATUS: COMPLETE

 POSITION: Senior Manager, Finance

 NATURE OF BUSINESS: Heavy Industrial Manufacturing

 JOB LOCATION: Boksburg, Johannesburg

 REPORTS TO:      Managing Director, South Africa (indirect) and Senior Finance Manager, Germany (direct)

 REPORTING STRUCTURE:

  • Shared Service function, Johannesburg (9 employees)

  • Shared Service function, Durban (3 employees)

  • Information Technology function (2 employees)

  • Supply chain team (12 employees, including warehousing

SUMMARY OF EXECUTIVE OPPORTUNITY: Responsible and accountable for the financial and risk management operations of the South African subsidiary of a German multi-national organisation. The South African turnover is in excess of R400million with approximately 200 staff employees. Financial responsibility includes the development of a financial and operational strategy, metrics tied to that strategy and the ongoing development and monitoring of control systems designed to preserve the company’s assets and report accurate financial results.

SPECIFIC QUALITIES, KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS OF THE SUCCESSFUL CANDIDATE WILL INCLUDE:

  •  Relevant financial qualification
  • Senior management experience with responsibility for the finance function of a small company or a larger commercial business unit.

  • Experience should be gained in a manufacturing organisation preferably in the metal / steel sector

      

    Send your details in confidence to: megan.friedland@woodburnmann.co.za

     

    Note:  Part of the Woodburn Mann process involves verification your qualifications. Many clients also request that potential candidates complete criminal and credit checks.