The individual will work closely with the Managing Director and Senior Management Team to perform the following responsibilities:
Ensuring information provided by the financial and management accountants are relevant and timely.
Ensuring systems and processes are optimized in the most efficient ways to maximize reporting quality, integrity and turnaround times.
Providing strategic support to management to ensure fulfilment of business goals and objectives as well as viability of future plans and directions.
Ensuring compliance with all current direct and indirect tax legislation through systems evaluation, review implementation, monitoring and liasion with external advisors.
Providing commercial and financial reporting services through the branches and various divisions to ensure reliable information is produced, evaluated and communicated to facilitate, planning, control and decision making.
Providing input and guidance in investment decisions as well as other aspects of the business.
Ensuring the smooth and shrewd management of the company’s cash flow to maintain adequate working capital needed to fund growth.
Managing the treasury function of the company and administration of company bank accounts.
Maintaining client relationships and also ensuring that credit limits are not exceeded.
Directing the establishment of financial/accounting principles, procedures and practices in line with legal and corporate requirements.
A bachelor’s degree preferably in Accounting, Finance or any Business Administrative discipline.
Minimum of 10 years experience preferably in the logistics industry with at least 4 in a similar rolew within a multi divisional organisation.
ICAN or ACCA qualification.
Ambitious and self driven with proven commercial track record.
Strong team management skills.