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Cummins Inc. Global Planning & Logistics Africa - Finance Supervisor in Johannesburg, South Africa

Global Planning & Logistics Africa - Finance Supervisor


Responsible for most complex activities associated with general ledger, financial/operating reports, and/or budget.

Performs complex duties related to preparation and analysis of financial information to record transactions, prepare financial reports, and review and verify accuracy.

Compiles, consolidates, and conducts complex analysis of accounting and financial information.

Prepares balance sheet and profit and loss statements, consolidated financial statements, and other accounting schedules and reports.

Conducts research and analysis on complex issues, and prepares strategic recommendations to management based on analysis.

Identifies control weaknesses, communications to management, and operates in a lead capacity in making remedial changes to tighten and enhance controls and mitigate risk.

Makes appropriate journal entries to general ledger.

Leads monthly and annual reconciliations and close activities for assigned accounts.

Coaches less experienced Accountants.

At Cummins, we are an equal opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive environment where the diversity of our workforcestrengthens our ability to deliver world class products and services to our customers. Our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, gender, color, disability, national origin, age, religion, union affiliation, citizenship, gender identity and/or expression, or other status protected by law. Cummins welcomes applicants with disabilities and will make reasonable accommodation to enable individuals to apply and compete for employment opportunities for which they are qualified. We are committed to fostering a flexible environment that supports the balanced integration of an employee’s professional and personal responsibilities and goals.


CA(SA) Preferred but not essential

External Audit Articles essential (pref smaller firms)

Multinational corporate experience

2 - 3 years post audit experience at managerial level

Good understanding of Logistics and Supply Chain, experience and background preferred but not essential

Operational focus with propensity to review and process journals and reconciliations at granular level, whilst remaining in touch with the bigger picture.


Intermediate level of relevant professional work experience in the field of study required.

Manage SARS export VAT and Duty payment process, liasing with internal and external stakeholders to ensure valid and accurate processing. Detailed technical and regulatory knowledge required

Manage credit limits attached to SARS accounts for various points of entry to South Africa and liaise with stakeholders (internal and external) regarding guarantees etc to put get new limits in place

Manage error correction reporting and providing support to ensure timely and accurate resolution of errors, and related actions - Regional

Standard cost variance analysis and reporting, including root cause determination and corrective action - Regional

Processing and review of month end journals and performance and approval of reconciliations

FX management for South Africa including corporate hedging submissions and bridges

Annual Operating Plan and Performance Forecasting Report support – annually and month to month

Process improvement and implementation projects


Primary Location South Africa-Gauteng-Johannesburg-South Africa, Johannesburg, Waterfall Park

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Mar 18, 2019, 8:22:40 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 1900016X