COFCO International is a global agri-business with a clear vision, strong values and a positive culture. With 11,000+ people in 35 countries, COFCO International is the overseas agriculture business platform for COFCO Corporation, China's largest food and agriculture company.
Cofco International South Africa (Pty) Ltd is recruiting a Reporting Controller for Sub-Saharan Africa. The purpose of this function is to compile and submit the company’s financial accounts to Group Accounting & Reporting as per the prescribed Group consolidation timelines.
The candidate must demonstrate a strong finance background with excellent attention to detail and a high degree of accuracy.
Minimum qualifications and experience
CA (SA) with relevant financial and tax reporting experience.
Extensive knowledge of IFRS reporting, income and indirect tax disciplines within an international group.
Demonstrate experience in technical accounting and financial analysis.
Ensure that month-end financial reporting procedures are adhered to.
Knowledge of what constitutes best practice regarding consolidated financial reporting.
Computer Literacy (MS Excel – advanced).
Aptitude for continuous system enhancements and automation.
Numerical reasoning and problem-solving skills.
Ability to work under pressure while always maintaining excellent attention to detail and high degree of accuracy.
Ability to work independently with minimal review required.
Planning, organising and excellent time management skills.
Critical thinker with emotional resilience to overcome obstacles.
Grain and Agri industry and/or commodities, markets and derivatives trading background.
Reports to Senior Corporate Controller.
Compensation: Basic salary with provident fund and medical aid benefits.
All applications must be submitted via the CIL Careers platform: www.cofcointernational.com