Job Position: Chief Finance Officer
Field: Finance, Accounting/Audit
We are looking for an experienced Financial Controller to perform effective risk management and plan the organization’s financial strategy. It is a very important and complex role since an organization can only survive if it actively investigates and safeguards its finances.
Drive the company’s financial planning
Perform risk management by analyzing the organization’s liabilities and investments
Decide on investment strategies by considering cash and liquidity risks
Control and assess the organization’s fundraising plans and capital structure
Make sure cash flow is appropriate for the organization’s operations
Oversee all finance personnel
Manage vendor relationships
Develop reliable current and forecasting reports
Set up and supervise the company’s finance IT system
Ensure compliance with the law and company’s policies
Manage team of financial controllers and financial analysts.
Minimum of 15 years Proven experience as CFO, finance manager or relevant role
In depth knowledge of corporate financial law and risk management practices
Excellent knowledge of data analysis and forecasting methods
Proficient in the use of MS Office and financial management software (e.g. SAP)
Ability to strategize and solve problems
Strong leadership and organizational skills
Excellent communication and people skills
An analytical mind, comfortable with numbers
CPA is a strong advantage
BSc / BA in Accounting, Finance or relevant field; MSc/MBA is a plus. Relevant certifications are very important.
Work experience in foreign businesses in Nigeria is an add advantage.
Eligible candidates should send their CV to email@example.com and firstname.lastname@example.org using the position as the subject of the mail.