July 22, 2019
Tzaneen, South Africa
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A leading fruit tree nursery in Tzaneen requires the services of a Financial Manager.


Develop for approval by the board a comprehensive and sustainable budget with five- year plans for the business in line with the business strategy.

·       Manage the business operational and Capex expenditure through the implementation of sound financial management and corporate governance policies;

·       Monthly Financial and management accounts, variance reports - ensure accuracy and integrity of the monthly financial accounts.

·       Finalise year-end figures for annual financial statements and auditing purposes.

·       Continuous interrogation of the functionality of financial systems controls and accuracy including internal and external audits.

·       Cost calculations, analysis recommendations for savings and optimisation different product lines vs business strategy.

·       Monthly stock valuations – ensure that stock is valued accurately in financial management system and accurate variance reports are provided.

·       Produce monthly Balance Sheet reconciliations to audit file level of detail and accuracy

·       Provide accurate rolling 3-month sales, revenue forecasts and variance reports.

·       Implement and manage total assets, inventory, consumables stock coding, allocation, cost reconciliation system.

·       Manage a structured ledger by production phases incorporating cost codes for all direct and indirect allocations.

·       Manage integrated application of PASTEL system across budgets, payroll, inventory, accounting functionalities for accuracy and efficiency.

·       Ensure positive cash-flow optimisation vs plan and apply firm controls to all expenditure controls.

·       Manage all costs related to the establishment of new business lines and the optimising of the existing business lines.

·       Ensure that the business activities achieve best value for shareholders; optimize shareholder value.

·       Maximise financial returns in line with the business strategy.


  • B Comm Accounting / Financial Management


  • Minimum of 5-10 years-experience in business management at a management level in an Agri- related company as at least a junior management accountant.

Experience in a manufacturing, production-related organisation

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