Job title : Chief Financial Officer
Job Location : Lagos
Deadline : December 21, 2023
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- As the Chief Financial Officer, you are responsible for directing and overseeing the financial actions of the company, this includes; tracking cash flow and financial planning, analyzing the company’s financial strengths and weaknesses, preparing financial reports and performing effective risk management.
- Your ability in Finance Management will contribute to the Company’s growth.
Financial Strategy Development
- Formulate and execute the company’s financial strategy aligning with the overall company’s objectives
- Assess the financial implications of business decisions and provide strategic financial guidance.
- Identify opportunities for revenue growth, capital efficiency.
Budgeting and Forecasting
- Oversee the creation of budgets, financial models, and forecasts for informed decision making
- Ensure alignment of budgetary goals with the overall financial strategy.
- Analyze trends, market conditions, and internal factors to make accurate predictions
- Regularly assess actual financial performance against budgeted and forecasted figures.
- Identify and mitigate financial risks, ensuring resilience against market fluctuations and regulatory changes
- Establish risk management policies and procedures to guide the organization
- Develop contingency plans to respond effectively to identified risks.
- Ensure accurate and timely financial reporting, adhering to accounting standards and regulations
- Clearly communicate financial performance, risks and opportunity.
- Ensure the accuracy and integrity of financial data throughout the reporting process
- Coordinate with internal and external auditors to ensure accurate financial records and compliance with auditing standards.
- Facilitate communication and information exchange throughout the audit process.
- Review Financial statements to ensure they accurately represent the financial position of the company
- Oversee treasury operations, managing investments, debt, and foreign exchange exposure.
- Implement hedging strategies to mitigate the impact of exchange rate fluctuations
- Implement treasury management systems for efficient cash and risk management.
Cash flow management
- Manage cash flow, working capital, and financial obligations to ensure liquidity
- Develop and maintain accurate cash flow forecasts to anticipate future financial needs.
- Implement strategies to optimize working capital, including managing receivables, payables and inventories.
Capital Structure Management
- Evaluate and optimize the company’s capital structure to support business goals.
- Evaluate the cost of capital and its impact on the overall financial health.
- Evaluate the financial risks associated with the current capital structure.
Financial planning and analysis
- Conduct in-depth analysis of financial data and market trends to provide strategic insight.
- Translate strategic goals into financial plans and initiatives.
- Professional Accounting qualifications with a recognized body and at least 6 years post qualifying experience
- Proficiency in financial fore-casting and budgeting.
- Familiarity in implementing risk management strategies.
- Proven ability to evaluate and optimize the company’s capital structure.
- Experience in debt management, equity financing, and cost of capital analysis.
- In-depth knowledge of financial reporting
- Strong Leadership and Management skills
- Strategic mindset with the ability to align financial initiatives with broader business strategies.
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
- Proficiency in using financial software and analytical tools
How to Apply for this Offer
Interested and qualified candidates should send their cv and cover letter to email@example.com
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