Job Summary

We are currently recruiting for the position of Head of Finance

  • Minimum Qualification: Degree
  • Experience Level: Mid level
  • Experience Length: 5 years

Job Description

  • Manage the company’s finances and prepares detailed monthly financial statements and reports.
  • Conduct risks and opportunities assessment and prepare a financial forecast based on assessment outcomes.
  • Monitor the company’s financial goals, objectives, and budgets and assist with high-level decisions about policies and strategies.
  • Oversee the company’s fiscal activity, including budgeting, reporting, and auditing.
  • Prepare board papers for the use of directors at periodic board meetings
  • Monitor compliance with laws and regulations by ensuring that legal and regulatory documents are filed promptly.
  • Track cash flow and financial planning as well as analyzing the company's financial strengths and weaknesses and proposing corrective actions.
  • Manage the finance and accounting divisions to ensure that the company’s financial reports are accurate and completed in a timely manner.
  • Supervise audit and tax remittance for the company.
  • Works with other senior managers and plays a key role in a company’s overall success, especially in the long run.
  • Advise on the feasibility of marketing strategies and the company’s investment.
  • Provide leadership, direction, and management for the finance and accounting team.
  • Advice on long-term business and financial planning
  • Establish and develop relations with senior management, external partners and stakeholders
  • Review all formal finance, HR and IT related procedures
  • Other duties as may from time to time be assigned.

Qualifications:

  • Degree in Accounting or Banking and Finance, Economics or any other related field. Master's Degree, MBA or being chartered (added advantage).
  • Experience in a senior management position.
  • Strong financial and accounting background, including an understanding of profit and loss, balance sheet and cash flow management and general finance and budgeting.
  • Experience with corporate governance.
  • Proven negotiation skills.
  • Experience with budget management, project accounting, and cash flow.
  • Ability to understand new issues quickly and make wise decisions.
  • Ability to inspire confidence and create trust.
  • Ability to work under pressure, plan personal workload effectively and delegate.

You will need to have:

  • Growth mindset
  • Strong  practical knowledge of SAP or any other modern ERP package
  •  Responding positively to challenges and continually seeking new and better ways of approaching things.
  • Collaboration: Drives alignment and teamwork within a team, department. Combines resources and joins efforts to achieve company-wide goals.
  • Drive for Results: Tenaciously pursues positive outcomes, using effective approaches to solve problems. Delivers on commitments and seeks increasingly challenging work. Takes responsibility and holds others accountable for actions, decisions, and goals.
  • Business Acumen: Applies an understanding of how the business operates, financially and strategically, within the industry. Analyses key business drivers and integrate insights into priorities and plans.
  • Trusted Advisor: Conveys professional depth and breadth and builds strong client relationships. Effectively influences clients. 
  • Interpersonal skills that enable you to work with people at all levels, motivate others and influence people’s attitudes when necessary.
  • Initiative and the ability to offer new ideas
  • Organizational and planning skills to manage your time and to meet deadlines and objectives.
  • Good time-keeping skills to enable you to effectively manage training schedules
  • Personal commitment to improving your own knowledge and skills
Key Attributes:
  • Proactive, tenacious and strong ability to prioritize.
  • Collaborative and a strong communicator.
  • Ability to deal with ambiguity and multiple complex priorities.
  • Ability to develop ideas to implementable action plans.
  • Joins the dots for self and others and can articulate the bigger picture.
  • Comfortable with data analysis and curious about trends and insights.
  • Operational excellence.
  • Salary: N6 -7mm /p.a




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