Lead and oversee the performance of the Finance Department.
Ensure accuracy and timely performance of the financial and managerial accounting functions
Safeguard the financial interests of the company.
Evaluation of operational risk, eliminate losses, optimize cash flow and improve risk awareness within the company.
Duties and Responsibilites
Effectively mange the finance department and collaborate with over vice presidents in order to provide the highest quality support to the CFO and CEO.
Exercise control and diligence for utilization of company funds in the best interest
Monitor the financial performance of the operations and recommend improvements.
Review and endorse the financial reports, checking for accuracy and ensuring adherence to international financial standards, Lead preparation of variance reports.
Develop and monitor required controls over documentation and the relevant systems actions
Manage the budget process, participate in relevant discussions and set year end targets, challenging assumptions to improve its overall performance.
Oversee the revision of timely and accurate analysis of budgets, financial trends and forecasts
provide all necessary clarifications and endorsements to external and internal auditors.
support the evaluation and redesign of the operating and administrative policies, procedures and processes
ensure appropriate controls in place including controlling expenditure and commitment approval procedures and ensure adherence to budges and business plans.
Manage working capital effectively.
maintain a documented system of accounting policies and procedures.
Analyze and recommend options/ actions for new business opportunities and / or JV's.
review performance of JV's, highlight deficiencies, and recommend corrective actions.
Support and ensure timely and accurate financial and shareholder reporting
Support of the VFO, the Business Unit leadership team and the related Comme.rcial team for all the financial and business economic matters with timely, transparent, accurate, and comprehensive reports. Provide consolidated business plan/ Budge / forecast and actual data.
Perform other duties as assigned by the CFO.
Chartered Accountant or Masters Degree in Finance or Accounting.
Knowledge, Skills and Experience :
15+ years if finance/accounting experience with min, of 7 years in managerial position.
Excellent knowledge of IFRS/GAAP
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.