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Financial Analyst

Vaal Triangle – Gauteng – South Africa
6 days ago
Application ends: July 13, 2024
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Deadline date:
July 13, 2024

Job Description


This role involves analysing financial data, overseeing budgeting and forecasting, and providing financial insights to support operational decision-making within a heavy industrial manufacturing environment.
 
You will identify cost-saving opportunities to enhance the financial health and profitability of the plant. Collaboration with operational managers to understand manufacturing processes is crucial.
 
The role also requires delivering accurate and actionable financial analysis, participating in strategic planning and investment analysis, and maintaining strong relationships with segment correspondents and corporate colleagues.
 
Advanced proficiency in MS Office, especially Excel, and familiarity with ERP, automation, and visualisation tools like SAP, Power BI, and Tableau are essential. Strong business acumen is needed to translate data analysis into strategic insights that drive performance.
 
Qualifications
  • CA(SA) or Masters in Finance with strong accounting and finance knowledge
  • CIMA or MBA would be an added advantage
 
Experience & Skills
  • Minimum of 10 years of experience within the finance controlling environment
  • Experience in FP&A, Consolidation, Budgets and forecast analysis
  • Experience with ERP, automation and visualisation tools involving SAP, Power BI, Tableau, RPA etc.
  • MS Office tools like Excel, PowerPoint etc., with hands-on experience in creating reports and slides for top management
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Should be a self-starter and work well individually and with teams