Financial Manager

Johannesburg East, Johannesburg – Gauteng – South Africa

You will be critical in overseeing financial operations and driving strategic decision-making. It is essential that you possess a CA/ACMA qualification with a minimum of 3 years of experience in the manufacturing sector. Key responsibilities include financial planning, cost management, reporting, cash flow optimisation, capital budgeting, risk mitigation, compliance, and team leadership. This role offers an exciting opportunity for a skilled professional to make a substantial impact and contribute to the organisation’s ongoing success.
Experience and Skills:
  • NB: 3 years of proven experience as a Financial Manager in the manufacturing industry.
  • Strong knowledge of cost accounting principles, financial analysis, and budgeting.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Advanced proficiency in financial software and Microsoft Excel.
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to work collaboratively in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.
Key Result Areas:
  • Develop and execute comprehensive financial plans, budgets, and forecasts to steer manufacturing operations effectively.
  • Conducted detailed variance analysis and delivered insightful reports to senior management regarding financial performance against budgets.
  • Oversee cost accounting activities to uncover cost-saving opportunities and enhance overall cost efficiency.
  • Analyse production costs, inventory levels, and manufacturing processes to bolster profitability.
  • Prepare precise and timely financial statements, encompassing balance sheets, income statements, and cash flow statements.
  • Ensure adherence to pertinent accounting standards and regulations, upholding financial integrity and transparency.