Job Summary

Our client requires an experienced chartered accountant who will give leadership accurate, timely and actionable accounting and financial information

  • Minimum Qualification: Degree
  • Experience Level: Mid level
  • Experience Length: 8 years

Job Description

The accepted candidate will report to the Company’s Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and supervise the work of a financial associate or analyst, in addition to external accountants and consultants.

Responsibilities

Design and implementation of an effective financial system with appropriate controls

Production of monthly, quarterly and yearly financial and management accounts

Production of analytics and commentary on financial performance

Performing treasury and cash management function

Overseeing monthly statutory filings with external tax consultants - PAYE, VAT

Working with external auditors

Production of quarterly board presentations and investor relations materials

Ensuring proper accounting procedures and best practices to reduce risk and ensure proper and accurate presentation of financial information

Responsible for developing budgets and forecasts

Candidate qualifications

Education Required

First degree in Accounting, Economics, Finance or related discipline

Chartered Accountant

Experience Required

 8 to 10 years of accounting and finance experience

A chartered accountant with at least 5 years’ experience at a top tier audit firm - KPMG, PWC, Deloitte, EY etc.

Prior experience as an accountant or lead auditor for an agricultural products company. Experience in agricultural products accounting is very valuable

Skills Required

Extreme proficiency with Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint and Word

Ability to understand and follow procedures and work independently

Strong written and verbal communication skills

Strong financial modelling skills

Expertise in use of accounting software for book keeping and financial reporting

Technologically savvy

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