Cummins Inc. Lines of Business Controller in Johannesburg, South Africa

Lines of Business Controller


Responsible for all general accounting, budgeting, financial controls, and costs for a Medium Plant. Works with the BU Controller to apply consistent accounting practices at the plant level.

Manages all accounting practices for the plant; conducts the Annual Operating Plan (AOP) and forecast processes for the plant.

Works with the BU Controller to apply consistent accounting practices to the plant, participates in the business as a member of the plant leadership team.

Manages the monthly and quarterly financial reporting process for the plant, including general ledger and subsidiary financial ledgers.

Provides appropriate resources for internal and external financial and process audits.

Implements recommended changes to accounting practices.

Coordinates financial modeling of quotation packages.

Develops and presents reports and analyses to the Plant Manager.

Leads efforts to comply with any governmental or regulatory organization financial requirements of the plant.

Leads the capital management process at the plant level.

Provides business support for the plant in terms of product costing, accounts receivable, inventory control and payroll.

Coaches and mentors all plant general accounting, cost accounting, and finance staff; assigns work according to availability, skills, and developmental needs; assesses performance and provides feedback to direct reports.

At Cummins, we are an equal opportunity employer committed to creating an inclusive environment where the diversity of our workforce strengthens 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.




Education, Licenses, Certifications

College, university, or equivalent degree in Accounting, Finance or Business Administration required. Certified Public Accountant, Certified Management Accountant, Chartered Accountant or similar certification preferred.


Significant experience required, including managerial and budgetary experience in a small-operations manufacturing environment.


Primary Location South Africa-Gauteng-Johannesburg-South Africa, Johannesburg, AME ABO

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Exempt - Experienced

Job Posting Mar 8, 2019, 8:10:49 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 190000NW