Faurecia Group: Finance Trainee/Intern (Port Elizabeth)

Finance Trainee/Intern

Date: 21-Jan-2021

Country/Region: ZA

City: PORT ELIZABETH FCM

Contract Type: Unlimited

Requisition ID: 9645

CONTROLLER GRADUATE VACANCY Job title : Controlling Graduate Location : Port Elizabeth Reports to : Plant Controller Contract : 12 months contract as part of our Graduate program Closing date for applications : 29th January 2021 The Faurecia Group is a global supplier to the automotive industry. We are present in more than 35 countries worldwide and employ more than 100 000 employees. In South Africa, Faurecia is a leader in the supply of exhaust systems as well as injection moulded components both for local and international customers with plants in Pretoria, Uitenhage, Port Elizabeth and Cape Town. Faurecia South Africa is looking for a Management Accounting graduate to support the local Plant Controlling team in Port Elizabeth. The official title of the position will be a “Controlling Graduate”. MAIN PURPOSE OF THE JOB: The Controlling Graduate supports the Plant Controlling team during monthly closings and assists in the financial analyses required by the business. THE MAIN MISSIONS OF THE ROLE ARE TO:

  • Support the Operations Controller during monthly closings : data collection and consolidation, preparation of reports and analysis of variances

  • Carry out daily checks & reports, to ensure timeous measurement of variances

  • Follow-up industrial KPIs and highlight the gaps vs targets

  • Supporting the co-ordinating of all ICB ( internal control) activities within the plant & adherence to timelines

  • Be involved in continuous improvement and best practices deployment

  • Carry out and participate to specific analysis, as directed by Controlling team

  • Participate in the preparation of the Annual Budget and Strategic Plan

  • Participate in the annual financial year-end audit

  • Graduate Training Project – Mono Margin Analysis





QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE: The ideal candidate will have/be:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Business with a specialization in Auditing and Management Accounting/Costing; A bcom C3 would be advantageous (Manacc, Accounting, Auditing, Tax);

  • Please include a copy of your academic report

  • Proficiency in MS Office Excel, Power Point, Word

  • A first experience in Management Accounting would be advantageous

  • Strong written and oral communications skills

  • Strong analytical skills and rigor, agile with figures

  • Results-oriented, committed team-player

  • Willingness to grow in a high pressure environment

  • International mindset

  • Fluent in English

  • Available to commence work immediately if successful

  • Fully mobile, for relocation, if required

  • Any experience in doing articles will be advantageous

  • Any manufacturing and/or automative manufacturing experience, would be advantageous

  • Must be a South Africa citizen


Interested applicants are to submit a comprehensive CV, coupled with copies of their academic results, qualifications and ID via the online portals 27th of January 2021. Incomplete and late applications will not be considered. Only applicants who meet the minimum requirements will be considered for an interview. Should you not meet the minimum requirements or have not been contacted within 2 weeks of the closing date please consider your application unsuccessful.


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