Financial Operations Analyst – Commodity Trading Industry – R500K – R380K

Hire Resolve has a client, which is urgently seeking a Financial Operations Analyst to join their team in Johannesburg. The purpose of this role is to support the Marketing Finance team. Our client is looking for a motivated and eager candidate with a keen interest in the commodity trading environment, where they will be responsible for invoicing, collection and settlement, and relevant projects. The candidate should also demonstrate an interest in business process automation, internal control, efficiency and improvement. Key relationships include:

  • Finance Marketing department
  • Finance Back Office team
  • Marketing and Logistics team in Johannesburg


  • Validate provisional/final invoices submitted by the front office operations team against deal and the supporting documents.
  • Book invoices in commodity trading system and submit for payment.
  • Capture secondary cost invoices received and submit for payment – Follow up on un-invoiced deliveries or services
  • Report on overdue invoices
  • Store and archive invoices and invoice data together with commodity deal data
  • Net/offset invoices where possible prior to settlement and communicate netting and offsetting with counterparties, in collaboration with the front office operations team
  • Prepare invoices for settlement
  • Follow up on settlement execution
  • Follow up on invoice/settlement counterparty queries
  • Support Treasury Operations in resolving unapplied cash queries
  • Match and clear open invoices in the invoicing system
  • Automate financial operations activities to ensure straight through processing to the general ledger
  • In collaboration with other financial operations teams, identify and implement financial operations best practice including processes and internal controls


  • Salary: R380K/yr – R500K/yr, salary negotiable
  • Family Leave (Maternity, Paternity)
  • Training & Development
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) (if applicable)

If you meet the above requirements and want to make a career-changing move, apply today by either filling in the online application form or by emailing your CV to Financialcareers@hireresolve.za.com

You are welcome to connect with Lindy-Lee du Plessis, Michaela Boustred, Lara Ridgeway, Ashleigh Robinson, Christine Els, or Stephanie Barwise on LinkedIn or contact them on 021 551 8638.

Please note that correspondence will only be conducted with shortlisted candidates for this position.
Please consider your application unsuccessful if you do not hear from us within 3 days

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