Global Finance Lead needed at Field Intelligence

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Job title : Global Finance Lead jobs in Lagos

Job Location : Lagos

Deadline : April 16, 2023

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Manage Field’s accounting teams each country through the Group Account direct report.

  • Support the Group Accountant, and accounting teams in each Field country, in fulfilling the accounting and reporting activities in each country, ensuring timely management and board reports and audit preparation
  • Ensure data quality and process integrity as the Company grows


Ensure integration between Field’s core operational and finance functions.

  • Work closely with Supply Chain Leads in Nigeria and Kenya to strengthen core planning, procurement, and execution processes
  • Lead cash flow and liquidity planning and working capital management to ensure continuous operations against plan and to goal
  • Own delivery of key financial outcomes

Financial Services

Lead in the management and expansion of Field’s financial services for health providers.

  • Chair Field’s Credit Committee, guiding underwriting, risk, and trade finance portfolio performance
  • Manage collections and accounts receivable teams to deliver core financial performance
  • Provide guidance and technical input to Field’s product development team in the improvement and prioritization of new feature and technology capability development

Corporate Finance

Direct development and implementation of Field’s overarching financial strategy.

  • Lead budget development and management through the Budget Committee
  • Lead treasury management and execution
  • Provide monitor and implement measures to mitigate and manage risk, including fx and liquidity risks
  • Support debt and equity raises, including development of new investors and lenders, and support investor relations management
  • Ensure continuous improvement of core financial and associated processes and organizational structures, including development of new capabilities and functional teams


  • Minimum six years experience in finance roles. Minimum three years in senior management and ready to take the next step in the career
  • Experience leading operations with extensive supply chain operations, inventory finance, and foreign exchange exposure is required
  • Extensive experience in emerging markets, specifically Nigeria and Kenya, and excellent familiarity with US and/or EU corporate and financial operations preferred
  • Experience working closely with procurement and operations to ensure strategic purchasing and vendor management
  • Experience with pharmaceutical distribution, financial information systems and ERPs – and/all in Africa considered a plus
  • MS or MBA in Finance or Accountancy, Certified Financial Analyst, Chartered Public Accountant or related degree preferred but not required
  • Mission-oriented professional unafraid of working smart and hard in a fast-paced and multicultural environment

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