The Role:

In this role, you are responsible for the direction and oversight of activities related to the timely and accurate recording of all financial transactions in the financial systems and in accordance with IFRS, established guidelines, policy, and sound business practices. You will lead the finance team responsible for processing transactions and performing data reconciliations, financial accounting, and analysis.

If you are a dedicated professional with expertise in financial controls, and if you thrive in a dynamic environment where you can make a meaningful impact, we want to hear from you!

While searching for the best opportunity for yourself today, we are already thinking ahead of your future tomorrow. So now we challenge you to take it one step further and apply!

Key Performance Areas:

  • Manage and guide financial control team (2) direct reports, ensuring their growth, development, and succession planning.
  • Lead month end management close for the legal entity, ensuring accuracy and completeness of P&L, and ensure timely reconciliation of key Balance Sheet GL accounts.
  • Oversee the Accounts Receivable and Accounts Payable teams.
  • Provide hands-on support to the business and financial accounting team with regards to general accounting and intercompany transactions ensures the integrity of accounting records for completeness, accuracy and compliance with accepted accounting policies and principles.
  • Responsible for continuously improving the accuracy and efficiency of reporting. Build a culture of continuous improvement/innovation in our way of working.
  • Act as control/process owner for select financial and operational internal controls.
  • Steer and support all financial audits, be it internal or external and oversee preparation of Annual Financial Statements.
  • Support the Internal Controls Lead for Sales Area with testing and updates to the IC framework.
  • Lead the budgeting and forecasting process, analyse budget variances and providing insights and recommendations for corrective actions.
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Your Profile:

  • Bachelor’s degree in business (Accounting or Finance) and CIMA /ACCA, BICA (Fully Qualified).
  • 5+ years post-qualification experience in Audit, Financial Control and Management Accounting
  • In-depth knowledge of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS).
  • Advanced computer skills (Microsoft 365®), proficient in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Power BI.
  • Strong ability to work collaboratively in a team environment, and present effectively to all levels in our organization.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Exceptional attention to detail.
  • Valid driver’s license and passport.
  • Deadline driven – very tight schedule.
  • Good working knowledge of the Botswana regulation and tax laws.
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision.
  • Valid driver’s license and passport.
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How to Apply:

Please apply online through Workday (ESS), or access the Sandvik website www.home.sandvik/en/careers, reference

Applications close: 27 May 2024

We offer you an interesting role in an international business environment as well as opportunities for your professional development. At Sandvik, we believe that diversity of experience, perspective and background will lead to a better environment for our employees, our business and, thereby, our customers.