12 Aug '19
Senior Trader

Finance, Gauteng Johannesburg

Market Related -

DUR000853 – CFO / COO (Commodity Trading) – Sandton

Purpose of the Job:

Well established company specialising in Commodity Trading is looking for CFO /COO to join their team. The successful candidate will be responsible for identifying and addressing company risks, operations, foreign exchange payments and credit management. The individual will also be responsible for developing policies and procedures whilst ensuring legal and regulatory compliance.

Technical Competencies & Experience:

  • Commercial Business Degree with a Financial and Operations background
  • B. Accounting degree - CA(SA) or MBA will be advantageous
  • Strong Accounting and Financial experience – 10 years
  • Knowledge of accounting packages or ERP’s
  • Experience in an International Commodity trading environment
  • Experience with Forex Operations and payments
  • Experience designing and improving processes and policies
  • Experience with identifying Risk and ensuring Legal Compliance
  • Financial reporting experience

Behavioural Competencies:

  • High Financial Acumen
  • Strategic & entrepreneurial thinking
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Proactive
  • Problem solving
  • Excellent Time Management
  • Flexible


Highly competitive, but dependent upon qualifications and experience.

The position will require travel to Cape Town on a monthly basis.

IMPORTANT - If you feel you meet the above criteria, contact Isabel on the following email address  research@hcrecruit.co.za

Ad Visible Until: 11 September 2019
Ref: DUR000853/IC

Vacancy Type: Permanent