Manager Financial Reporting (CA) - Roodepoort

Our client, a leading international Mining Group is looking for a highly experienced and highly qualified Financial Reporting Manager (CA) at their Corporate Office in the Constantia Office Park in Weltevreden Park in Roodepoort.

The appointee should:

Be a qualified Chartered Accountant (CA)
Have a professional registration with SAICA
Have a minimum 5 to 10 years relevant Financial Management/Reporting experience in a related role at a senior management level or experience in a functional/specialist area
Demonstrate a thorough understanding of accounting and reporting conventions and standards for South Africa and the USA
Have insight into economic, marketing, legal, social and other factors influencing the discipline and business
Demonstrate influence over business management to follow sound commercial and financial advice
Display computer proficiency (Microsoft Office Suite), SAP and other financial systems/models
Be an assertive goal-orientated self-starter with good interpersonal and organisational skills and the ability to pay attention to detail
Possess sound analytical and decision-making skills
Have tenacity and unquestionable integrity
Exhibit excellent verbal and written communication skills in English
Be stress-tolerant and prepared to work extended hours
Be competent in specialised accounting skills, mining and NYSE and JSE listing requirements and the SA Companies Act
Be competent in financial reporting standards and calendar execution as per operational plans
Be declared medically fit for the position and environment, as determined by a risk-based medical examination at the relevant Sibanye-Stillwater Occupational Health Centre

Key responsibilities include:

Manage the financial reporting function and teams in the execution of key business reporting requirements
Manage the Monthly, Quarterly and Annual Reports as required by Group and coordinate the internal and external review authorisations for these documents;
Manage quarterly reports related to earnings release and other listing requirements reports;
Develop financial reporting calendar to inform parties of necessary deadline adherence for the following processes: financial close, earnings releases, business reviews, and other reporting requirements;
Monitor and ensure timely identification and compliance with evolving accounting guidance, that highlights reporting issues in a clear, logical and comprehensive manner;
Communicate and explain reports and other financial disclosures guiding the business in a clear and concise decision making process;
Manage queries from key stakeholders regarding supplied financial information;
Assist in the coordination of required reports for the annual audit and half-year review activities of external auditors;
Supervise team in internal accounting and issue identification and resolution;
Support and maintain comprehensive reporting related accounting policy documents to improve clarity and consistency;
Implement and maintain reporting procedures to comply with internal control requirements;
Perform continuous assessment of the reporting practices and procedures to ensure internal and external standard compliance;
Support month end and year end closing and audit reports;
Participate in other projects as required;
Support the Group in reporting of financial matters as required outlining financial risks;
Performance manage a reporting team supporting the Group and corporate on various compliance and adhoc reporting requirements;
Manage and interpret business reports supported by the financial team ensuring compliance to regulatory and legislative requirements;
Prepare presentations that reflect the past, current and forecasted financial performance of the business in support of the financial requirements
Contribute to the overall financial strategy in alignment to the business strategy

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