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Job Title: Global Operations Controller SSA
The position oversees the business activity performed by Global Ops &owns the corporate balance sheet &closing activities across SSA;responsible for managing sub-regional controllers including closing&reporting and the point of contact for the business controllers& manages the overall quality of reported financial information including the Corporate balance sheet &the business DR4s prepared by Global Ops. He/She is responsible for coordinating migrations,system implementation &key initiatives.
Managing the Closing team activities including closing reporting and account reconciliation cycles ensuring high quality and timely delivery of financial information.
Own the Corporate closing & reporting activities in SSA including balance sheet reviews, account reconciliation quality and representation letter submissions. The Global Ops controller is the single point of contact for the Global Corporate Controllership team.
Understanding and validating the quality of financial information across Corporate and DR4s related processes to confirm the accuracy of reported information.
Understand the internal control environment across all business processes and ensure that they are designed and operating effectively
Responsibility for providing training to the Record to Report team on accounting policies and coaching the Global Operations team.
Become a trusted partner for the business. Understand and anticipate their needs, and help the Global Ops deliver on critical requirements. Establish oneself as the point of contact for the various business constituents
Build and leverage strong cross functional relationships both in the center and with key business stakeholders
Work with the business to understand the cost dynamics of the center teams and ensure that we are achieving productivity goals.
Ensure clear and timely communication to a diverse set of stakeholders on closing, account reconciliations and other key initiatives
HND, BSc, BA
Accounting, Audit, Finance
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