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Financial Controller - P3

Sandvik Rock Processing Solutions – Financial Controller - South Africa

At Sandvik Rock Processing Solutions (“SRP”), we’re passionate about development and advanced technology and we always aim to offer the best possible experience for our customers in a sustainable way. It’s a mission that takes commitment, but as an industry leader we aim for nothing but excellence in everything we do.

We’re looking for a dynamic and motivated Financial Controller to join our growing Finance team in South Africa.

Key Responsibilities

  • Prepare reports and analyse key performance indicators and developing gap analysis as well as corrective action planning to improve operational efficiencies especially in the areas of cost and working capital management.

  • Responsible for reporting of the financial targets for the business

  • Support monthly performance review process, risk management, and follow up selected key performance indicators (KPI).

  • Responsible to set up and manage appropriate Internal Controls.

  • Compile and calculate group tax computations including transfer pricing

  • Support ad-hoc Finance/Accounting related projects/initiatives.

  • Implementing and maintaining the Transfer pricing policies.

  • Responsible for compiling accurate and on time monthly management accounting reports.

  • Responsible for office administration and all accounting functions associated with a company.

  • Responsible to ensure accounting is in accordance with IFRS.

  • Establish and manage the company’s controls system and seek to drive continuous improvements.

  • Monthly month end close and reporting

  • Processing transactions in ERP system

  • Assist with the Aurora system implementation

  • Budgeting and forecasting

  • Responsible for office administration and managing departmental staff.


  • Qualified Chartered Accountant (registered with SAICA)

  • Bachelor’s degree in Business or Finance.


  • At least 3 years’ experience in a financial role

  • Proven project management experience and demonstrable skills in report writing and data illustration for decision making.

  • Work in a matrix structure and show sensitivity and flexibility to the country structure.

  • Good knowledge of local accounting legislations and practices.

  • 5+ Years working experience, ideally in multinational engineering/manufacturing company.

Skills and competencies

  • Strong problem solving and decision-making skills, meticulous and customer oriented.

  • Excellent IT skills (Syspro, Microsoft office package).

  • A team player who can work effectively in a multi-cultural environment with strong interpersonal and communication skills while also comfortable to work independently as well.

  • Possess leadership skills and display integrity and exemplary behaviour.

  • Analytical, meticulous, self-motivated, resourceful, reliable.

  • Ability to work under pressure and multi-task.

  • Good written and verbal communications skills and people skills.

  • Commitment to the company’s vision, values, and mission.

  • Personal integrity and credibility.

  • Dedication to developing the business and taking a creative position.

  • Ability to take the lead.

  • Team player that is hands on.

  • Resourcefulness and high level of professionalism.

  • Result oriented and task management capabilities.

  • Ability to maintain confidentiality.

  • Self-motivated with lots of initiative, courage, integrity, business minded and results oriented attitude.

  • Strong communication skills and can work in an English environment.


  • Spartan, Kempton Park, Johannesburg, South Africa


  • Travelling required in exceptional circumstances

Application Process:

Applications should be accompanied by a comprehensive CV, copy of ID and copies of certificates/ qualifications. Applicants can access the Sandvik website www.home.sandvik/en/careers on or before 07 July 2023.


Should you not receive feedback from us within 14 days of the closing date, kindly consider your application unsuccessful. We however thank you for your interest in our company. In Line with our EE Plan, HDSA (Historically disadvantaged South African) candidates will be given preference.

As part of the Sandvik Group we offer you an interesting role in an international business environment as well as opportunities for your professional development. Sandvik Rock Processing Solutions is a business area within the Sandvik Group and a leading supplier of equipment, tools, parts, service and solutions for processing rock and minerals in the mining and construction industries. Application areas include crushing and screening, breaking and demolition.