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Chief Financial Officer
Posted date [2019-Jun-06]  (ID: 2919)
The purpose of MGI Consulting Recruitment Services is to recruit high quality permanent and/or contract staff on your behalf to your satisfaction.

In order to satisfy your needs we have set for ourselves a set of objectives aimed at ensuring your requirements are met in an efficient and professional manner.

We believe that if you are to benefit from utilizing our services it is important that you profit by it, and this can only be achieved in our business if the candidate we put forward meets your exacting requirements and remains in your employ.

Having started in 1996, MGI has a tradition of continuity and integrity. We value our clients and have consistently built up a client base and a reputation for good service reaching nationally and internationally....
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Chief Financial Officer

City Deep

R1.8 - 2 million CTC p.a. + performance bonuses


Our client, one of the leading suppliers of product and solutions to the sub-Saharan sector requires a dynamic qualified Financial Director who will be required to take control of the entire financial function and supply chain management within the company and subsidiary companies. Including but not limited to:

·        Financial Management & Reporting

·        Company Admin Management

·        Strategic Contribution

·        Supply Chain Management


Essential Qualifications:

  • CA (SA) – not negotiable
  • At least 5 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Must have a strong grounding in a recognizable financial operating system.
  • Previous import/distribution experience in the category of appliances, machinery, equipment etc is a MUST
  • STRONG EQis crucial
  • South Africancandidates only.



MD, Executive committee and board. Expected to work closely with divisional heads and subsidiaries.


Skills & Experience:

·        Must be an experienced group financial director with at least 5 years proven experience in a similar role and similar sized company

·        Skill  set  should  include  all  the  generic  FD  skills  such  as  Financial Services, (Financial accounting and Management Accounting) statutory compliance, solid Tax Knowledge, VAT knowledge and Forex hedging experience.

·        Strong skills and experience in strategic financial management

·        Ideally the candidate will have a background in technology and digital driven environments

·        Has experience in a business that imports, sells and distributes capital equipment and generates annuity income through ongoing sales of consumables or “click” revenue

·        Must understand costing and quoting methodologies and how to apply these throughout the business

·        Must have proven experience in reviewing, developing and implementing new systems and processes across the business.

·        Has worked within a company with a diverse product/brand resulting in a portfolio of business units which expands and contracts continuously

·        Has experience in company restructurings

·        Must have a track record of managing a diversified staff complement

·        Has extensive experience in pricing policy and development of pricing models

·        Must be an excellent communicator

·        Comfortable to operate within an environment with active shareholder involvement

·        Understands incentive models including commission structures and will be instrumental in developing a model aligned to the future direction and performance of the company and its people.

·        Experience in the design and execution of short term and long term incentives within a non- listed entity to deliver value to shareholders.

·        A seasoned negotiator Must have strong negotiation,  project management, analytical, decision making and interpersonal skills

·         Experience operating within the African continent will be advantageous

·        Must be a high EQ leader that inspires strong team performance

·        Must be hands on – (Take a hands on lead position of developing, implementing and maintaining financial systems, supply chain and inventory management systems.)

·        Establish and maintain external relationships with banks, customers, auditors and principals.




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Job Title Chief Financial Officer
Nationality South African
Employment Equity Open to all Candidates
Town/City Bryanston
Location Gauteng
Country South Africa
Job Type Contract (renewable)
Industry Financial & Accounting
Salary R1.8 - 2million p.a. + performance bonuses
Languages Spoken
Job Ref No
Start Date ASAP
Closing Date
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