Cummins Inc. Management Accountant - South Africa (CA /CIMA) in Johannesburg, South Africa

Management Accountant - South Africa (CA /CIMA)


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.




Education, Licenses, Certifications

College, university, or equivalent degree in Accounting, Finance or related field required. Progress toward Certified Public Accountant, Certified Management Accountant, Chartered Accountant or similar certification preferred.


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

This role will have responsibility for the accuracy and analysis of Cummins South Africa P&L,

Detailed reporting and analysis relating to both revenue and costs to help make key business decisions and also drive process / reporting improvements.

Establish and maintain financial control systems in a manner that provides management at all levels with relevant accurate information

Implementation of processes and procedures that properly capture, track, and report revenue and expenditures.

Identify areas of performance shortfall through KPIs and take necessary intervention with responsible personnel

Ensure that all information and reports generated are communicated on time, to the relevant people through correct channels schedules and reports.

Compiles, reviews, analyses, and records complex financial information.

Annual budgets and Quarterly forecasts


Primary Location South Africa-Gauteng-Johannesburg-South Africa, Johannesburg, DBU Head Office

Job Type Experienced - Professional / Office

Recruitment Job Type Professional - Experienced

Job Posting Jul 6, 2017, 5:06:17 AM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Req ID: 1700038D