Manufacturing and Production   

  

BOOKKEEPER TO TRIAL BALANCE

FINANCE/MANUFACTURING/ENGINEERING

MDWA537

PAARL, WESTERN CAPE

R22 000 – R25 000 CTC

Our rapidly expanding client, based in Paarl, seeks to employ a Bookkeeper, to trial balance, with experience in foreign exchange transactions,  for their newly established financial department, within a manufacturing and distribution type environment.  Preference will be given to residents from Paarl and closely surrounding areas.

 This role is not suited to candidates who work on a small scale from home or for a sector outside of Manufacturing, Distribution and/or Engineering.  It is a complex role that requires the following: 

  • Matric plus 5+ years’ experience in Accounting to Trial Sheet, with foreign currency transactions and costing of manufactured products, distributions and new projects.
  • You will also have experience in assisting with annual budgets, requisition reporting, invoicing according to contractual agreements, generating payment orders for foreign suppliers, co-ordinating bi-annual stock takes and managing a small team of finance administrators.
  • You must be self-motivated, be a team player, understand the dynamics of the production/manufacturing or engineering field and preference given to those who have dealt with warranty and insurance claims.
  • You will have worked on an ERP system (SAP, SYSPRO) and have Advanced Excel skills

 You will have a valid driver’s license, a clear criminal and credit record and a list of contactable references.

 Due to the exceptionally high volumes of applications, we are unable to correspond with each applicant personally, therefore only relevant and suitable candidates will be contacted.  Should you not receive any correspondence from our company within 30 days, we regret your application has been unsuccessful.

 Should you meet the criteria and wish to apply, kind forward your CV, salary package details and notice period to mary@anchorexec.co.za  

 

ONLY RELEVANT CANDIDATES WILL RECEIVE A RESPONSE

 

 

FINANCIAL MANAGER (MANUFACTURING ESSENTIAL)

FINANCE/ MANUFACTURING

MDWA556

EPPING, CAPE TOWN

R750 000 – R800 000 CTC

STRICTLY BEE

Our client, a leader in the packaging manufacturing sector, seeks to employ a qualified and experienced BEE Financial Manager for their operation in Cape Town.  Please note that this role is not suited to a highly corporate background and is more geared toward a hands-on manager, with a solid background in manufacturing, preferably packaging industry experience. 

 This role does not necessarily require a CA qualification, this will be viewed as advantageous, however, a BComm and Articles, plus 8-10 years’ experience is essential. 

  • The position is a hands-on role, managing the company’s overall financial aspect, which include preparation of company accounts, financial reporting, stock control and overseeing inventory/production costing, preparing budgets and managing internal and external audits, managing company assets, continuous monitoring and improving systems and processes.
  • You will have managed a staff compliment of 6 or more and ensure productivity and moral is optimum at all times; be au fait with (SAP, SYSPRO or related ERP system), have a solid understanding of job costing and production forecasting, including forex payments.
  • You will also have thorough knowledge of tax legislation and commercial law principals relevant to the manufacturing sector, have natural business acumen and have been involved in financial integration of systems and operations.
  • Ideally, due to the urgency to place this role, preference will be given to candidates currently resident in Cape Town and BEE is not negotiable, as part of the company’s Equity plan
  • You will also have a clear credit and criminal record, contactable references and a high level of work ethic and integrity. 

  

You will have a valid driver’s license, a clear criminal and credit record and a list of contactable references.

 Due to the exceptionally high volumes of applications, we are unable to correspond with each applicant personally, therefore only relevant and suitable candidates will be contacted.  Should you not receive any correspondence from our company within 30 days, we regret your application has been unsuccessful.

 Should you meet the criteria and wish to apply, kind forward your CV, salary package details and notice period to mary@anchorexec.co.za  

 

ONLY RELEVANT CANDIDATES WILL RECEIVE A RESPONSE

 

 

ESTIMATOR (PRINTING AND PACKAGING)

MANUFACTURING/FMCG

MDWA555

PAARL, WESTERN CAPE

 

Our client, a leader in the print and packaging manufacturing sector, seeks to employ a qualified and experienced Estimator for their operation in Paarl.  The position does require specific experience in the Print/Label and Packaging sector, with in-depth knowledge of the processes, materials and production costs involved in quality printing. 

  • You will have Matric, with a Costing or relevant tertiary qualification (advantageous), coupled with 5+ years’ experience in printing estimations, tender compilation, drafting professional quotations, generating reports and ensuring profitability of orders and new projects.
  • You will be experienced on SYSPRO, Prism or related ERP system, as well as Advanced Excel and have an above average understanding of commercial processes to ensure the highest level of customer service being delivered.
  • You will be highly organised and be able to manage several quotations and orders, at various levels of completion, relate well with the sales team on new orders and client specs and be able to communicate effectively to manage technical aspects such as quality, cost and time frames to remain competitive.
  • You must be fluent in English and Afrikaans, have excellent reporting a verbal skill, as well as work well under pressure.

 You will have a valid driver’s license, a clear criminal and credit record and a list of contactable references.

 Due to the urgency of this position, candidates currently resident in the Cape Town and surrounding areas, will receive preference.

 Due to the exceptionally high volumes of applications, we are unable to correspond with each applicant personally, therefore only relevant and suitable candidates will be contacted.  Should you not receive any correspondence from our company within 30 days, we regret your application has been unsuccessful.

 Should you meet the criteria and wish to apply, kind forward your CV, salary package details and notice period to mary@anchorexec.co.za  

ONLY RELEVANT CANDIDATES WILL RECEIVE A RESPONSE

 

 

COST ANALYST

MANUFACTURING/FMCG/FINANCE

MDWA554

PAARL, WESTERN CAPE

MARKET RELATED

Our client, a leader in the field of print and packaging, seeks to employ a Cost Analyst for their operation in Paarl.  This role is to be filled by a candidate who has experience in the FMCG, Packaging or Printing sector, who has a solid grasp on the fast pace of the FMCG and Packaging Production sector and who is able to work well independently. 

  • You will have completed a Tertiary qualification in Cost and Management Accounting or related, coupled with a minimum of 3 years’ experience in Cost Analysis within a fast-paced packaging, labelling or FMCG Manufacturing plant. 
  • You will have solid and proven working experience in forecasting of production costs, provide reporting on the forecasting of raw material purchases, cost of production and generate forecasts of sales, report on variances and analyse financials such as general ledgers, journal entries and financial statements, as well as assessing risk and reviewing more efficient processes to ensure profitability of production.
  • You will have experience in managing stock levels, inventory control of raw materials and finished goods, as well as analysing the variances and cost of sales.
  • Solid experience in SYSPRO or SAP essential, as well as Advanced Excel and
  • You will have excellent organisational skills, natural business acumen and above average interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal. 

 You will have a valid driver’s license, a clear criminal and credit record and a list of contactable references.

 Please note that this position is urgent and therefore, candidates currently resident in the Cape Winelands and surrounding areas will receive preference. 

 Due to the exceptionally high volumes of applications, we are unable to correspond with each applicant personally, therefore only relevant and suitable candidates will be contacted.  Should you not receive any correspondence from our company within 30 days, we regret your application has been unsuccessful.

 Should you meet the criteria and wish to apply, kind forward your CV, salary package details and notice period to mary@anchorexec.co.za  

 

ONLY RELEVANT CANDIDATES WILL RECEIVE A RESPONSE

 

 

 

NEW BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT CONSULTANT

SALES/FMCG/MANUFACTURING

MDWA531

EPPING, CAPE TOWN

MARKET RELATED

Our client, a market leader in the field of industrial printing and packaging, seeks to employ a new business development representative, to join their corporate and dynamic team. This role is strictly business development, with a highly technical component required in the field of Packaging, Printing and Labelling for the various food and beverage and pharmaceutical sector.   

The requirements to be met are highly specialised and only candidates from this sector will be considered for this role. 

  • You will have completed a qualification in Sales and Marketing, coupled with 3-5 years’ experience in new business development, within the packaging, labelling and packaging sector, working to target and generating revenue according to annual sales budgets.
  • You will have gained experience in managing an entire customer stock line, margin management, assist with graphics, new product estimations and quotation presentations, as well as renegotiating pricing annually with customers.
  • You must be fluent in English and Afrikaans, have above average numeracy and literacy skills, communicate in a professional manner (both written and verbal), be goal orientated and highly self-motivated.

 Please note that, ideally, you will be resident in the Cape Town area and have a well-established network within the packaging and FMCG manufacturing sector.  Our client does not cover costs for relocation or interview travel, therefore, preference will be given to those residents already in the area.

 You will have a valid driver’s license, a clear criminal and credit record and a list of contactable references.

 Due to the exceptionally high volumes of applications, we are unable to correspond with each applicant personally, therefore only relevant and suitable candidates will be contacted.  Should you not receive any correspondence from our company within 30 days, we regret your application has been unsuccessful.

 Should you meet the criteria and wish to apply, kind forward your CV, salary package details and notice period to mary@anchorexec.co.za  

 

ONLY RELEVANT CANDIDATES WILL RECEIVE A RESPONSE

 

   

BOOKKEEPER (MANUFACTURING EXPERIENCE ONLY)

FINANCE/MANUFACTURING/ENGINEERING

MDWA537

 

PAARL, WESTERN CAPE

R280 000 – R320 000 CTC

Our rapidly expanding client seeks to employ a Bookkeeper for their newly created financial division.  This role is not suited to candidates who work on a small scale or for a sector outside of Manufacturing and/or Engineering.  It is a complex role that requires the following: 

  • A Financial qualification and 8-10 years’ experience in Accounting to Balance Sheet, with foreign currency transactions and costing of products and new projects.
  • You will also have experience in assisting with annual budgets, requisition reporting, invoicing according to contractual agreements, generating payment orders for foreign suppliers, co-ordinating bi-annual stock takes and managing a small team of finance administrators.
  • You must be self-motivated, be a team player, understand the dynamics of the production/manufacturing or engineering field and preference given to those who have dealt with warranty and insurance claims.
  • You will have worked on an ERP system (SAP, SYSPRO) and have Advanced Excel skills

 You will have a valid driver’s license, a clear criminal and credit record and a list of contactable references.

 Due to the exceptionally high volumes of applications, we are unable to correspond with each applicant personally, therefore only relevant and suitable candidates will be contacted.  Should you not receive any correspondence from our company within 30 days, we regret your application has been unsuccessful.

 Should you meet the criteria and wish to apply, kind forward your CV, salary package details and notice period to mary@anchorexec.co.za  

 

ONLY RELEVANT CANDIDATES WILL RECEIVE A RESPONSE

 

 

FINANCIAL MANAGER – MANUFACTURING

FINANCE/MANUFACTURING/ENGINEERING

MDWA536

 

PAARL, WESTERN CAPE

R600 000 – R680 000 CTC

Our client, a leader in the manufacturing and engineering services sector, seeks to employ a Financial Manager for their operation in Paarl.  This role is newly created, due to expansion of this division, which now needs its own financial team, thus the person must have had prior experience in starting up a financial department from scratch. 

  • You will have completed  BComm or relevant qualification (a CA is not necessary), coupled with 8-10 years’ experience in Accounting to Balance Sheet, strong Costing and Management experience and working knowledge of managing foreign transactions.
  • You will have proven experience in preparing the year-end audit file, annual budgets, management reporting and managing the fixed asset register.
  • Prior experience in managing stock levels, costing projects and cash flow reporting is essential, with stock models being monitored on an ERP system (SAP or SYSPRO).
  • You must have experience in Board reporting, as well as having natural business acumen and partake in strategic decisions on further expansion ventures.
  • You must be a problem solver, a motivator, be prepared to work hands on with stock if required and be able to prioritize effectively.

 You will have a valid driver’s license, a clear criminal and credit record and a list of contactable references.

 Due to the exceptionally high volumes of applications, we are unable to correspond with each applicant personally, therefore only relevant and suitable candidates will be contacted.  Should you not receive any correspondence from our company within 30 days, we regret your application has been unsuccessful.

 Should you meet the criteria and wish to apply, kind forward your CV, salary package details and notice period to mary@anchorexec.co.za  

 

ONLY RELEVANT CANDIDATES WILL RECEIVE A RESPONSE

 

   

SALES REPRESENTATIVE (PACKAGING AND PRINTING)– Please read ad carefully before applying

SALES/MANUFACTURING/ENGINEERING

MDWA466(b)

JACOBS, DURBAN

R15 000 – R17 000 PLUS BENEFITS

 

 

Our client, an international leader in the field of industrial printing, labelling and scanning, for the food and beverage sector, seeks to employ a dynamic, well presented and go-getter for their operation in Durban.  This role requires a vast amount of cold calling, you must be tenacious, persistent and commission driven.

 This role does require candidates from a technical background and ideally suited to somebody who has 3-5 years’ experience in providing print and labelling solutions to the production sector or alternatively who has worked in a “hard sell” environment, like office automation, PABX sales or any other highly competitive environment.

 

  • You will be self-motivated, target driven, professional in appearance and through your interpersonal skills and have high energy levels.
  • You must be prepared to travel across the KZN region, have you own reliable vehicle and an unendorsed, valid driver’s license.
  • You must be fluent in English, with the ability to converse in Afrikaans and have excellent communication skills both verbally and in writing
  • You will have a sound understanding of profit margins, customer retention and generating additional business through customer service.
  • As mentioned previously, a vast majority of this role is new business development and therefore you will be comfortable to cold call and plan new business strategies.
  • A clear credit and criminal record is essential, coupled with a list of relevant and contactable references. 

 Due to the exceptionally high volumes of applications, we are unable to correspond with each applicant personally, therefore only relevant and suitable candidates will be contacted.  Should you not receive any correspondence from our company within 30 days, we regret your application has been unsuccessful.

 Should you meet the criteria and wish to apply, kind forward your CV, salary package details and notice period to mary@anchorexec.co.za

 

ONLY RELEVANT CANDIDATES WILL RECEIVE A RESPONSE