Director of Finance

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A Reputable Company

Job Summary

A limited liability company owned by the Government of Ghana seeks to hire a Director of Finance. The ideal candidate will manage, supervise and coordinate the Finance and Accounts function, advice management on financial and corporate issues to guide in decision making.

  • Minimum Qualification: Degree
  • Experience Level: Management level
  • Experience Length: 10 years

Job Description

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensure that all financial accounting transactions are properly described, collated, classified, and recorded.
  • Provide accounting information to DMD, Corporate Services, and all other functional units of the company requiring financial information.
  • Organize the Finance Directorate to properly maintain relevant documents and accounts to highlight the current position in respect of revenue and expenditure and other financial transactions of the company.
  • Ensure the preparation and submission of monthly Income and Expenditure reports to management and the board.
  • Ensure the preparation of the annual budget is responsive to the corporate plan for management and Board approval.
  • Access financial operations by ensuring the regular monitoring of the budget by relating financial accounting data to budgeted figures in order to determine variances for necessary management action (s).
  • Ensure the efficient maintenance of a fixed asset register.
  • Ensure the preparation of cash flow forecast at the beginning of every month.
  • Determine the financial opportunities existing on the money and other markets and manage investments.
  • Manage the loans/debt portfolio and the trade financing activities, and ensure appropriate treasury management.
  • Ensure the existence and regular update of accounting systems and manuals.
  • Manage and process statutory deductions and payments, staff payroll, etc.
  • Ensure the provision of accurate and timely financial information and other related reports to management and stakeholders.
  • Ensure prudent disbursement of the company’s funds.
  • Ensure that systems, procedures and organizational structures are established to achieve effectiveness and efficiency in the Directorate.
  • Develop and implement business plans for the Directorate.
  • Oversee the Regional Financial Management and Accounting functions.
  • Provide inputs for the formulation and review the company’s strategic plan and annual budget proposals.
  • Undertake Staff performance review of the Directorate.
  • Review performance on a quarterly and annual basis.


Qualification and Requirement

  • Must have a degree in Finance/Accounting; having a Master’s degree is an added advantage.
  • At least 10 years of relevant professional experience; 4 of which must have been at a senior management level.
  • Professional Certification in CIMA or ACCA will be a plus
  • Experience in working with a company, partially or wholly, owned by the government
  • Ability to negotiate contract terms
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail, and ability to manage multiple tasks and responsibilities within set deadlines
  • Strong problem solving and creative skills coupled with the ability to exercise sound judgment and make decisions based on accurate and timely analysis
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, with the ability to prepare clear and coherent reports

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