Chief Financial Officer

Bradfield Consulting Limited

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Bradfield Consulting Limited - Our client, a group of world-class co-educational schools and secondary boarding school in Nigeria, offering outstanding education for children between the ages of 3 and 17, is looking to fill this  position 


Job Description:

  • The Chief Financial Officer will be a key member of the Executive Management team. He/ She will report to the Managing Director and assume overall financial management of the school.
  • The CFO will have primary strategic responsibility for planning, implementing, managing and controlling all financial-related activities of the company which includes accounting, finance, forecasting, strategic planning, job costing, property management, negotiations, and partnership compliance.


  • Ensure that effective internal controls are in place and ensure compliance with applicable federal, state and local regulatory laws and rules for financial and tax reporting
  • Provide the school with a budget, trends and forecasts to determine and adapt financial strategy
  • Oversee the development of financial models to guide capital investment activities
  • Oversee purchasing and payroll
  • Monitor banking activities of the organization
  • Ensure adequate cash flow to meet the school's operations
  • Oversee the production of monthly reports including reconciliations as well as financial statements and cash flow projections for use by Executive management and the Board
  • Oversee Accounts Payable and Accounts Receivable
  • Train the Finance Unit and other staff on raising awareness and knowledge of financial management matters


  • High level of integrity and dependability with a strong sense of urgency and results-orientation.
  • BSc in Accounting or related field
  • A chartered accountant
  • Very strong teambuilding and people management skills with experience managing senior level staff
  • Minimum of 15-year experience is required
  • Previous experience as head of a Finance function is desired
  • Knowledge of school operations

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Bradfield Consulting Limited

Job Level

Experienced (Non-Manager)




Accounting / Audit / Tax

Job Type


Minimum Qualification


Preferred Years of Experience


Application Deadline

1 week from now