Areas of Expertise
Business Management – Project Coordination – Marketing Management – Team Leadership – Business Development – Financial Management Relationship Management – Procurement – Administration Management – Team Management – Process Optimisation & Implementation Strategic Planning – Problem Resolution – Stakeholder Engagement & Management – Organisational Skills – Report Writing
People Management – Contract Management – Export & Import – Time Management
Name is an expert business enabler with extensive experience in marketing, financial processes, administration management, human resource management and business development. With a vast knowledge in business process development, Name is a highly skilled and talented problem solver. She is a strategic thinker who executes practices in line with core business needs, resulting in a multi-faceted, unique and results-driven approach to the management of complex business practices.
With an energetic, enthusiastic and driven nature, Name is a delivery-focused professional who thrives in a challenging environment; she is an effective implementer who offers the knowledge, experience and commitment to put strategies into practice. Her previous positions have required her to plan, manage and deliver projects whilst managing staff effectively. With strong problem solving skills, Name offers solid technical support and ensures compliance with policies and procedures.
Name provides expert knowledge in the end-to-end management of business practices; her financial background has provided her with the skills and tools necessary to ensure effective problem resolution and the mobilsation of teams to implement strategic goals across the business. As an excellent team leader, Name successfully creates the desired results within her environment, and has acquired the broad knowledge necessary to develop big-picture strategies to guide organisations in achieving short and long-term business goals.
After completing high school, Name worked part time as a Frontline Receptionist before taking a role with Academy for Mathematics as a Verification Clerk. In her 3-years with the Academy for Mathematics, Bonita was promoted twice, into the roles of Stock Controller and National Stock Controller. She then took a role with Blue Disa Construction & Steelworks as Accounts Manager and Senior Bookkeeper, fulfilling a full bookkeeping function to trial balance and gaining knowledge of the construction industry.
In June 2008 Name was offered a Senior Accounts Manager role with SNF Floerger RSA (Pty) Ltd. She completed her Accounting Diploma in this time, as well as a Certificate in Chemistry to enhance her understanding of the industry. Name provided assistance to the Financial Director and became heavily involved in managing the export and import processes, as well as managing stock, preparing for audits and performing a sales administration function. As a result of her sharp business acumen and exceptional work ethic, Bonita was headhunted by Siyathembana Trading 274 (Pty) Ltd in 2013, into a Financial Administration role.
Name’s role has evolved over the years and she has taken on more responsibility across all areas of the business. Her is currently the General Manager, where she has full responsibility for developing and implementing strategies across all aspects of the business, including sales and marketing, business development, financial processes and human resources. During her time with Siyathembana Trading 274 (Pty) Ltd Bonita has developed and implemented all systems and processes, as well as built the business from 1 client to over 100 project-based clients, with a contact list in excess of 5000 contacts, and a turnover of R40million. She has established the Marketing Department from scratch, designing all marketing material, managing social media platforms, as well as the company website and newsletter. Bonita is tasked with full responsibility in preparing for and managing audits, managing debtors and debit collection, and all financial reporting, as well as engaging and managing relationships with The Reserve Bank to ensure smooth application and processing of foreign payments. In addition, Bonita manages compliance with all relevant regulatory bodies and coordinates HR files.
Name is a solution-oriented professional with exceptional commitment, knowledge and experience that sets her apart from her peers. She has comprehensive knowledge of business principles, regulatory processes and an understanding of stakeholder engagement at a senior level. Through effectively developing, managing and utilising all resources, Name ensures groundbreaking improvement in business performance. She is a resourceful executive who has a passion for marketing and business development, ensuring and facilitating requirements within budget and timeframe, and frequently exceeding targets. She continually strives to achieve best practices, while implementing novel avenues for successful target delivery.