Experience

  • Finance Manager

    at Grindrod

    May 2018 - at Present

    Province of KwaZulu-Natal

    Senior management position - overall responsibility for the Finance Department Part of the Senior Management Executive team Management, development and controls to ensure integrity and timely provision of financial management and corporate reporting Co-ordination and preparation of the Budget and Forecast for Southern African operations (including Swaziland and Zambia) with Divisional Head Provide hands on operational support to SA, Swaziland and Zambian operations daily Review of completed monthly management accounts for 3 entities by 4th working day Identification and implementation of cost cutting measures to improve operating profitability Cashflow management on a daily basis Full debtor management function, including negotiation of payment terms with key customers. Ensure all statutory returns (including EMP 201, VAT 201, Provisional Tax, IT 14 etc.) are submitted to SARS before due dates.

Education

  • Bcomm

    at Accounting

    1999 - at Present (21 years)

  • CA(SA)

    at Saica

    2003 - 2003 (1 year)

  • CA(SA)

    at SAICA

    2001 - 2003 (2 years) Province of KwaZulu-Natal

  • BComm Hons

    at UND

    2000 - 2000 (1 year) Province of KwaZulu-Natal

Knowledge and keywords

Languages

  • English Native

Hives