Chief Financial Officer (CFO) needed at IT Horizons Limited

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Job title : Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

Job Location : Lagos

Deadline : December 08, 2024

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Job Summary

  • To achieve cost-effective utilisation of IT Horizons’ financial resources, through the definition of financial standards, policies and procedures.

Job Description

  • Engages Executive Management and the appropriate Board Committee to develop short, medium, and long-term financial plans and projections.
  • Develops and utilise financial models and activity-based financial analysis to provide a basis for investment decisions and business planning.
  • Manages key banking relationships to facilitate proper, timely and cost-effective funding of business operations.
  • Develops and maintain a system of appropriate financial policies, procedures and controls to ensure efficient financial management.
  • Monitors all third-party payments to ensure that such payments are justified by the value of work successfully completed and are in alignment with the approved budget.
  • Oversees the preparation and communication of timely, accurate, and useful financial and management reports for investors or lending institutions and IT Horizons’ management on a periodic and /or ad-hoc basis.
  • Raise funds as approved by the Board of Directors to finance IT Horizons’ activities.
  • Implement a sound accounting framework in compliance with statutory provisions.
  • Develops and implement a robust and reliable financial reporting system in compliance with statutory requirements.
  • Ensures that adequate controls are in place to facilitate seamless payment system.
  • Establish measures or controls to ensure that all financial transactions are accurately captured and reported.
  • Approve accruals and adjustments on erroneously posted financial transactions into the financial system.
  • Liaise with statutory auditors to discuss and resolve queries as they arise to ensure seamless audit exercise.
  • Develops and manage relationships with relevant external bodies e.g. regulatory organisations, auditors, solicitors, banks etc.
  • Respond to relevant requests from financial institutions.
  • Approves payroll along with Head, Human Resourcesto facilitate payment to staff.
  • Advise executive management on changes in financial regulations, legislation and government tariffs.
  • Manage IT Horizons’ treasury assets to achieve optimal sourcing, application and growth of funds.
  • Provide technical training, guidance and advise on financial accounting issues, developments and trends to other business or departmental heads.
  • Manage day-to-day accounting transactions and provide leadership to company’s Finance Department.
  • Manage the performance of staff in Finance Department.
  • Review weekly financial reports submitted by relevant departments or units and presents timely reports to the Board of Directors.
  • Coordinates the preparation of the company’s financial reports and statutory reporting process.
  • Oversees the preparation of regular financial and management accounts.
  • Perform other duties that may be assigned by the MD/CEO.


  • Candidates should possess minimum of Master’s Degrees with 12 – 14 years relevant work experience.

How to Apply for this Offer

Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV to: using the Job Title as the subject of the mail.

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