Columbus Stainless, founded in 1966 and part of the Multinational Acerinox Group, is
proud to be the only producer of stainless steel on the African Continent. Durable and
100% recyclable, stainless steel has boundless potential as the preferred metal for the
future, and Columbus remains dedicated to playing a significant role in South Africa’s growth and development.
To remain one of the top stainless steel producers, we recruit excellent caliber people and are committed to training and developing them to reach their full potential and share in our successes.
Working in the Finance Department, you will be accounting for cash and cash equivalents, trade receivables and revenue as well as forward exchange contracts and resultant FOREX profit and loss. It will also be your responsibility to coordinate the flow of transactions between financial accounting and supporting systems to ensure accurate representation of financial information, as well as reconcile the General Ledger accounts to ensure accuracy of information. We will need you to ensure that the financial system accurately reflects intercompany transactions and verify with Group’s subsidiaries, as well as identify possible risk areas and implement additional checks and controls on a regular basis to eliminate the possibility of fraud and minimise errors. You will also be expected to act as backup in other financial functions as required.
The minimum requirement is a BCom degree, supplemented by at least 5 years’ experience in a corporate financial environment.
Sound knowledge of accounting practices, mathematical and statistical computations, financial and accounting software applications and strong analytical and problem-solving skills are essential. To be considered ideal, you will display high
personal integrity and professionalism, be self-motivated and able to work independently as well as within a team, and be a strong communicator with interpersonal competencies. Excellent organisation and time management abilities, plus the capacity to perform under pressure in a fast-paced environment are important for success.
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Interested and suitably qualified candidates can forward their applications to the person indicated at each post clearly stating the post being applied for in the subject line of their e-mail.
Applications not meeting these criteria will not be considered.
Closing date: 15 February 2018
The appointment of a candidate is at the sole discretion of Columbus Stainless, taking into account factors considered relevant, including but not limited to our Employment Equity goals.
Correspondence will only be conducted with short-listed candidates. Should you not hear from us within 2 weeks of the closing date, please consider your application unsuccessful. While we have made every attempt to ensure that the details contained in this advertisement are correct, any inadvertent error or omission will not prejudice the rights or obligations of Columbus Stainless and will be rectified immediately upon discovery.