Role details

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Johannesburg   •   R950,000 - R1,500,000   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • An exciting opportunity to join a market leader in the manufacturing sphere.
  • International exposure and great remuneration

About Our Client

Our client is the leading manufacturer in the wiring and cabling industry, they offer products that are at the forefront of technology, science and design for the efficient and effectiveness of client requests. The products that are manufactured are done according to specifications and regulations to abide by the regulations of various countries, be it quality, environmental or occupational standards.

Job Description

The successful individual will be responsible for the following, but not limited to these tasks:

  • The holding company is seeking an individual who has managed outstanding merit achievements and recognition for performance to stand as the CFO, performing management duties in terms of monitoring and supervising the financial position of the business, the company's performance and the movement of funds in the business.
  • Manage the accounting and finance functions in order to develop and maintain operational systems and policies whilst ensuring compliance with laws and regulations and that the business as a whole is operating efficiently.
  • Liaise with the local tax authorities and financial institutions as well as banks.
  • Manage the development and reviewing of financial reports to ensure they are in line with accounting regulations of South Africa and China, to allow for correct tax planning and minimisation of risks under tax regulations.
  • Manage the collections , compilation and custody of all accounting documents.

The Successful Applicant

The ideal candidate will have the following key skills and traits:

  • A Chinese or South African individual who is bilingual in Chinese and English. Candidates who do not meet this requirement will not be considered for this position.
  • The ideal candidate will be in possession of a completed CA (SA), CPA,ACCA,CMA or CFA qualification.
  • Possess 5 or more years in a similar role as accounting manager with the experience in a Chinese-invested manufacturing industry that's located in South Africa.
  • Fluency in written and spoken English, whilst possessing a comprehensive knowledge of accounting and financial concepts coupled with operation and cost management in a manufacturing corporation.

What's on Offer

The passionate and driven individual will have the ability to join a global conglomerate and have full control over the South African financial operations, ensuring the strategy is aligned with the parent organisation. This position offers an excellent package as well as growth opportunities for future developments.