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CFO - Ghana

  • Harare, Zimbabwe

Job Details

Job ID: #13695
Job Location Ghana
Company Type Diversified Investment - Oil & Gas, Water, Agri, Real Estate
Job Role CFO
Joining Date July, 2021
Employment Type Full Time
Monthly Salary Negotiable

Preferred Candidate

Career Level Director
Years of Experience 10
Residence Location Ghana
Gender Not Specified
Nationality Ghana

Job Description

  • Job Status: Closed

• The Group Chief Financial Officer (CFO) provides leadership and is responsible for directing the fiscal functions of the Group in accordance with applicable laws and regulations, international reporting standards issued by international accounts standards board, generally accepted accounting princ

• Responsible for all aspects of the Group’s finance function including day to day responsibility for planning, developing, organising, implementing, directing and controlling the Group’s fiscal function and performance. • Develop and manage a world-class finance function for the Group including the Group’s financial strategy, treasury functions, financial controls and accounting procedures. • Provide accurate analysis of budgets, financial reports and financial trends to assist the GEC/GCEO, the Board and other senior executives in performing their responsibilities. • Enhance, develop, implement and enforce policies and procedures of the Group by way of systems that will improve the overall financial/operational efficiency and effectiveness of the business. • Oversee Group’s Finance and IT infrastructure. • Provide advice on how to increase revenue and reduce costs. • Control and evaluate Group’s fundraising plans and capital structure. • Source, manage and close equity or debt funding opportunities. • Supervise the accuracy of any billing and client payments across the Group. • Decide on investment strategies by considering cash and liquidity risks. • Manage complex banking arrangements including re-financings and monitoring of applicable financial covenants. • Responsible for investing the company's money, taking into consideration risk and liquidity. • Oversees the capital structure of the company, determining the best mix of debt, equity, and internal financing.

Key Skills
• Knowledge of business practices in the oil and gas; and real estate industry is preferred. • In-depth understanding and application of International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS) • Knowledge of Corporate Governance principles and structures • Knowledge of Corporate Financial Law • Proven negotiation skills. • Good interpersonal and communication skills (both verbally and written) • Able to engage with staff at all levels of the organisation and exercise sound judgement.

  • Job Role: CFO
  • Industry: Accountancy / Finance
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

10 Years of Experience
• ACCA, ICAG, CPA. A Master’s degree (Corporate Finance) will be an added advantage. • Minimum of 10 years’ experience in a similar leadership role (preferably from the Big 4) • Experience with budget management, public accounting, and cash flow. • Experience with risk management principles and structures • Experience with Financial Management software (e.g., SAP)

Additional Requirements

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