Cofco International South Africa (Pty) Ltd
November 11, 2021
Stellenbosch, South Africa
Job Type
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Finance, banking and crop insurance
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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.
Essential skills
 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.
Desirable skills
 Caseware
 Transfer Pricing
 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.
Additional Notes
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