Now Hiring: CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER || HEAD FINANCE
■Client Company: Engineering, Power Industry, Real Estate, Transport & Logistics, Automobiles Industry
■Job title: CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER || HEAD OF FINANCE
■Job Type: Full-Time
■Work Location: Lagos
We are looking for a Candidate who will manage, anticipate and control financial risks by ensuring the availability of accurate and current financial data and financial resources in line with business objectives.
Maintain financial responsibility in company’s assets in terms of accounts, valuations and loss protection.
Ensure timely preparation of pending Budget and tax reports.
Coordinate timely preparation of the company’s financial statement ensuring accuracy and compliance with stationary and regulatory requirements.
Periodically review the company’s financial activities/ performance reports and take appropriate actions.
Provide relevant advice and recommendations to management on specific financial issue
Develop and maintain strategic relationships with relevant financial Institutions and regulatory authorities.
Serve as technical resource for the company on issues relating to the interpretation of accounting, tax regulatory issues.
Prepare and submit periodic management reports and activities Oversee the development and implementation of the financial modules of the enterprise management system as appropriate
Manage risks and returns on company’s financial resources constantly seeking to maximize shareholder’s investments.
Enforce corporate governance in the Company’s financial decision making.
Oversee the development of the company’s corporate budget and allocation of financial resource.
Coordinate the proactive monitoring and reporting of budget positions.
Oversee the development and implementation of robust cost management strategies to monitor and control costs company-wide.
Ensure development and implementation of strategies to optimally manage the company’s liquidity position, ensuring excess cash is channeled to appropriate investments outlets.
Ensure availability of adequate funding required for company’s short and long term operations and in line with financial policies.
First degree in any discipline preferably in Accounting or any other finance or business related discipline
Relevant professional accounting qualification e.g. ACA, ACCA, CPA, CIMA or other relevant higher business degree with proven analytical and qualitative accounting/finance competencies.
Minimum of 10 years cognate experience in finance account management/ tax auditing, at least 4 years of which must have been at management level
Experience as head of finance department or its equivalent in a power company is an added advantage
Excellent appreciation of financial risks and mitigating controls and Strong knowledge of heading finance and accounting, standards practices and processes
Strong understanding of international and local tax & regulatory framework
Good understanding of the Power industry (especially the upstream sector)
Strong negotiating and business development skills, Ability to think strategically and holistically
Strong business acumen with excellent analytical and problem solving skills
We thank all applicants, Only qualified Candidates will be contacted