Collins McNicholas

Senior Operations Financial Analyst required with 5-10 years of finance experience is required within a manufacturing company and will be responsible for providing overall financial leadership for a single or multi-factory operation. 


  • Responsible for high quality, accurate, on time insight driven financial and operations analysis and reporting – translate insights to recommendations and actions
  • Lead the development of rolling 12 Month Forecast (R12), Annual Operating Plans and 5 year long range planning processes.
  • Provide support to month end close process through analysis and preparation of Site Business Review
  • Evaluate the impact of R12M forecasts, new product introduction, business strategies as well as regulatory actions on the business and recommend actions with business leaders to improve financial performance
  • Operate in a professional and credible manner evidenced by providing timely and accurate analysis of budgets, financial reports and financial trends
  • Provide technical financial advice and knowledge to others within the financial discipline. Interface with the Financial and Accounting teams as well as internal and external audit teams
  • Provide strategic financial input and leadership on issues affecting the organisation i.e. evaluation of potential alliances, investments, contracts etc. 


  • Bachelor’s Degree required, MBA strongly preferred
  • 5-10 years of finance experience is required within a manufacturing company
  • Multi-facility responsibility preferred
  • Excellent computer skills, including the development of complex modelling
  • Working knowledge of an ERP system (Oracle preferred)
  • Self-directed, action oriented, forward thinking and creative individual with high ethical standards
  • Strategic visionary with strong financial skills, analytical ability, good judgement and strong operations focus
  • Organised team player who is an effective influencer
  • Demonstrate the ability to lead change in the face of adversity, to challenge the status quo constructively

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Noeleen Stewart on 091706712 or email



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