Chief Financial Officer

Our client, a startup Microfinance organization in Zambia is looking for a Chief Financial officer to join their team

Providing leadership, direction and management of the finance and accounting team
Providing strategic recommendations to the CEO/president and members of the executive management team
Managing the processes for financial forecasting and budgets, and overseeing the preparation of all financial reporting
Advising on long-term business and financial planning
Establishing and developing relations with senior management and external partners and stakeholders
Reviewing all formal finance, HR and IT related procedures
Perform risk management by analyzing the organization’s liabilities and investments
Decide on investment strategies by considering cash and liquidity risks
Control and evaluate the organization’s fundraising plans and capital structure
Ensure cash flow is appropriate for the organization’s operations
Supervise all finance personnel (controllers, treasurers etc.)
Ensure compliance with the law and company’s policies

Key Skills
Proven experience as CFO, finance officer 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

  • Job Role: Chief Financial Officer
  • Industry: Accountancy / Finance
  • Salary: Negotiable

Required Skills

3 Years of Experience
Qualifications
ACCA, CIMA Degree, equivalent or better
Banking/Finance background
3 years’ experience working within the industry at Senior Management level

To apply for this job please visit www.recruitmentmattersafrica.com .

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