Management Accounting Officer

Location In All Categories Share This JobManagement Accounting OfficerSouth African Sugar AssociationPermanent Intermediate positionDurban Region, KwaZulu-Natal Posted 06 Apr by South African Sugar AssociationReporting directly to one of three Finance and Administration Managers, the Management Accounting Officer is responsible for the following key deliverables: Assuming responsibility for specific SASA budgets, including the preparation, managing and periodic reporting on these budgets, in close consultation with the relevant internal and external stakeholders, departmental managers and/or divisional heads.Providing financial advice and guidance to departmental managers regarding budget phasing and utilisation.Assuming responsibility for key financial and administration functions provided by the centralised team.The ideal candidate would be an individual who: has exceptional planning, organising, organisational and self-management a team player and comfortable with written and verbal communication and interaction with senior internal and external stakeholders.has a strong preference for working in an environment with established standards, guidelines, policies and procedures.pays close attention to detail and is thorough and meticulous and takes pride in the presentation of their deliverables.Essential for this role: National Diploma or Bachelor of Commerce Degree in Financial or Management Accounting.A minimum of two years budget administration experience in a centralised financial environment of a medium to large organisation, with a proven track and a thorough understanding of financial and cost management accounting practices and procedures.Excellent verbal and written communication skills.Proficiency in MS Office (Outlook, Excel, Word, PowerPoint).Proficiency in Syspro or equivalent with an excel based reporting tool.Application Procedures Only applications submitted through our online job portal will be considered. Please visit the SASA website on (URL Removed) select 'SASA' and then '(Email Address Removed)se feel welcome to provide comprehensive information when making your submission as this will assist our short-listing process. Please ensure that you provide us with an indication of your current total guaranteed remuneration package and any variable benefits. We will contact applicants who appear to best fit our requirements with a request that they provide a more detailed CV and furnish us with copies of their academic record. If you do not have a copy of your academic transcript, please could we suggest that you contact your university to obtain this. SASA follows a comprehensive recruitment process that includes the formal assessment of cognitive abilities and preferred behavioural styles.Desired Skills:MS OfficeDesired Qualification Level:DiplomaAbout The Employer:About SASA The South African Sugar Association (SASA) provides a diverse range of highly specialized services to the South African sugar industry and our activities are funded in the main by the sugarcane growers and sugar milling companies. Our mission is to provide specialist services that enhance the profitability, global competitiveness and sustainability of the South African sugar industry. SASA operates from approximately 45 sites in KwaZulu-Natal, Mpumalanga and Gauteng. These include Kwa-Shukela and South African Sugarcane Research Institute (SASRI) based in Mount Edgecombe, the Shukela Training Centre at Mount Edgecombe and Mtunzini, the Sugar Terminals at Maydon Wharf and at Maputo, currently 11 Cane Testing centres, seven SASRI research stations, 17 Pest & Disease / Biosecurity offices and the SASA Pretoria offices. SASA is an extremely diverse organisation employing approximately people in a wide range of specialist areas including Agricultural, Science, Engineering, Management and a range of Business-related fields. Management Accounting Officer
Durban, ZN, ZA