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Societe Generale Central and East Africa is looking for two (02) Management Controllers for its Regional Finance Department

Missions / Responsibilities / Activities

Under the responsibility of the Financial Steering Manager, your mission will be to:

  • Ensure the production and analysis at Entity level of management statements and reports;
  • Ensure the consolidation and analysis at the Regional level of management statements and reports;
  • Anticipate changes through estimates and projections;
  • Exercise financial supervision over a perimeter of Entities in the Region;
  • Coordinate, monitor and aggregate the budgetary procedure and re-estimates at the Regional level;
  • Contribute to the implementation of tools for monitoring the activity of the Regional Directorate;
  • Ensure business monitoring of Management Control projects and support for change.

The senior management controller is responsible for:

  • Relay and explain to the Management Controllers in Entities the calculation methodologies, indicators, standard support models applicable;
  • Ensure the quality and consistency of the management systems and data reported;
  • Ensure the production of summaries, reports and commented dashboards;
  • Exercise an alert role within the Region, in conjunction with the Management Controllers of the Entities;
  • Support the Entities and monitor the implementation of arbitrations and action plans;
  • Carry out financial studies, business cases, benchmarks, etc. at regional level.


  • Ensure the consistency of method at the Regional level of the accounting closing options in Entities;
  • Ensure regional monitoring of activity and financial profitability;
  • Coordinate the preparation of the budget, in conjunction with the Management Controllers of the Entities;
  • Consolidate the Region’s multi-year forecasts (5-year capital planning);
  • Check the application of Group rules and examine requests for exemption, if necessary;
  • Produce financial summaries for the identified actors;
  • Ensure consistency with the Entities’ management reports.


  • Contribute to the dissemination and understanding of the standards and rules applicable within the Region;
  • Ensure complementarity, the combination of Group and local standards.


  •  Control the quality of forecasts (back testing of actuals and projections) for the Region, including for the Entities placed under its supervision;
  • Carry out 1st level checks (permanent monitoring);
  • Contribute to the definition of controls and the review of business procedures, standardized for the entire Region.


  • Contribute to the animation of the steering function from the Region by involving the Entity Management Controllers;
  • Contribute to raising awareness and supporting the financial departments of the Entities on the issues identified

Projects and Developments

  • Contribute to developing and improving financial management activities;
  • Investigate proposals, exchanges within the ‘Financial Steering Community’, with a view to instructing the final decision-making by the Regional Financial Steering Manager;
  • Drive and monitor the deployment of projects to simplify and standardize Finance processes and tools at the Regional level and at the Entity level.

Skills / Requirements / Qualities

Business skills :

  • Mastery of management control tools;
  • Mastery of financial reporting production methods;
  • Writing, analysis and synthesis skills: be able to give the hierarchies the support and the necessary visibility on the activities in progress;
  • Master office tools and business applications;
  • Professional level of English

Behavioral skills

  • Intellectual rigor, sense of autonomy and organization;
  • Ability to adapt in multicultural environments;
  • Tenacity and results orientation;
  • Reliability and quality orientation;
  • Organization and planning;
  • Proactivity;
  • Initiative and entrepreneurial sense;
  • Sense of risk

Candidate profile:

  • Bac+4/5 (Master, DESS, Engineer, etc.) in Finance, Accounting, Economics, Banking, management control or equivalent;
  • Professional experience of approximately 3 to 5 years in a similar function;
  • Experience in a banking and/or international environment would be a plus.

Candidate profile

» Level of experience: Experienced
» Years of experience: Between 3 and 5 years
» Minimum Academic Level: Master

 NB: Only Successful Applications Will Be Contacted Later.

Deadline for receipt of applications: Monday June 06, 2022 at 5 p.m. GMT.


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