Key Purpose Statement
Support business strategy, profitability and sustainable growth, the role defines and articulates economically sound concepts and tools that will enable BMI to formulate an effective business strategy and then translate that into tangible business results
The role will report to the Regional Finance Director and will be supported by Business Performance Analysts, based on the business growth realisation
Outputs & Accountabilities
Support business strategy, profitability and sustainable growth through working in partnership with the business to identify and support the delivery of opportunities to improve business performance
Act as a business partner through providing professional business analysis and reporting services to all business functions.
Articulates, defines, owns, runs and improves the overall budgeting and forecasting process.
Widens focus and provides financial modelling to support strategic finance and business projects.
Supports the Leadership team with forward planning and business insights.
Measures and maintains robust models and finance tools to improve business performance.
Main contacts for this job
Regional finance director
Local Leadership team
Local finance team
Group financial team
7. Knowledge & Experience Required
Relevant 3 Year Qualification, e.g.
C.I.M.A / B.Com
CA(SA) will be advantageous
7 Years’ experience in a manufacturing environment, in similar role
Advanced Excel skills
Knowledge of computerised account systems
Roles, Skills & Attributes Required
Strong analytical skills
Logical and systematic approach
Strong Team Player
Strong work ethics and ability to meet deadlines and work under pressure
Be able to work on own and take initiative
Good judgement skills
Be able to work with people from various backgrounds and different levels
Takes ownership for duties and delivering KPI’s
Influencing and negotiation skills
Sense of urgency
Ability to clearly articulate business improvement concepts