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Website Good Hope Fruit

Chief Financial Officer

Good Hope Fruit

Good Hope Fruit is a marketer of fresh fruit grown sustainably and responsibly, and shipped globally for consumers to enjoy.

The company has a vacancy for a CFO who will be responsible for the overall financial management of Good Hope Fruit. The position focuses on long-term financial planning, implementing and managing a robust financial system and providing Management and the Board with timely and accurate management information. The incumbent will report to the Managing Director.

Specific duties include:

  • Planning, implementation and management of the company’s financial strategy
  • Manage the financial and accounting system controls and standards
  • Ensure accurate, complete and timely management information and reports
  • Implementation and management of robust financial systems, policies and procedures
  • Identify and address financial risks and opportunities
  • Advise on long-term business and financial planning
  • Ensure compliance with all financial regulations and legislation
  • Personnel management (leadership and direction to finance team)
  • Liaison with bank and auditors
  • Management of monthly and annual tax returns
  • Manage / oversee debtors and creditors
  • Export administration
  • Payroll management


  • Professional registration (CA[SA]) with relevant post-graduate qualification
  • At least 10 years’ experience in a similar financial management role
  • A “can-do” attitude to problem solving
  • The ability to lead and function within a team
  • Previous experience in the fruit export industry will be advantageous
  • Sound knowledge of the Companies Act, tax legislation and regulations
  • Experience in the management of IT (hardware, operating systems & appropriate packages)
  • High levels of emotional intelligence and the ability to function under pressure
  • Strategic insight
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills (English & Afrikaans)


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