Area Financial Manager

at Parmalat
Location Cape Town, South Africa
Date Posted Sep 10, 2019
Category Accounting Finance Jobs
Job Type Full-time


Parmalat Africa is part of the French international dairy company Lactalis and is one of the major players in the Southern African dairy industry. It has operations in South Africa, Zambia, Botswana, Swaziland and Mozambique. Required Skills Grade 12 or equivalent.
Degree or Diploma in Management Accounting or Accounting.
At least 3 year post qualification experience as a financial manager in a logistics environment.
Proven track record in financial management, systems implementation and controls.
A resilient individual with excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
Customer oriented, assertiveness and problem-solving skills.
Result driven, business acumen and good decision-making as well as strong leadership skills.
Duties & Responsibilities People management: recruitment and development as well as performance management and wellbeing.
Fixed asset administration.
Financial costing.
Management accounts.
Internal control: Ensure that effective internal control procedures are in place on all the financial functions: stock control, purchase price variance, assets and creditors.
Internal Audit: Analyse feedback from the external auditors on controls, procedures and general accepted accounting principles.
All internal processes to be documented and review on a continual basis.
Budget, forecasting and actual reporting: Complete monthly / weekly reports accurately and timeously for DC meetings and head office submission.
Treasury / Risk: Ensure EFT uploads are done timeously, accurately and according to financial calendar submitted by head office.
Adherence to payment terms as set-out by head office.
Effective price control on re-grade sales.
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