CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER, CHIEF INTERNAL AUDIT IN A LEADING DYNAMIC COMPANY

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VACANCIES: CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER, CHIEF INTERNAL AUDIT

We are A LEADING DYNAMIC COMPANY that specializes in Insurance & Pensions Management. In line with our strategic objectives, we are desirous of hiring individuals with requisite skills and experience to fill these executive positions:

POSITION: CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER (CFO)

The chief financial officer position is accountable for the administrative, financial, and risk management operations of the company, to include the development of a financial and operational strategy, metrics tied to that strategy, and the on-going development and monitoring of control systems designed to preserve company assets and report accurate financial results.

PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES ARE:

  • Providing strategic management of the accounting and finance functions
  • Directing accounting policies, procedures and internal controls
  • Recommending improvements to ensure the integrity of a company’s financial information
  • Managing or overseeing the relationship with independent auditors
  • Collaborating with chief information officers on technology decisions
  • Overseeing financial systems implementations and upgrades
  • Managing relationships with investors and investment institutions
  • Identifying and managing business risks and Insurance requirements
  • Manage the company’s financial planning
  • Analyze and manage the organization’s liabilities and investments
  • Plan, implement and manage investment strategies
  • Determine finance KPIs
  • Track and ensure appropriate and sustainable cash flow
  • Supervise finance personnel such as controllers, financial advisors, financial consultants and treasurers
  • Manage and retain relationships with various vendors
  • Prepare current reports
  • Manage relationship with regulatory bodies
  • Manage processes for financial forecasting, budgets, consolidation and reporting to the company

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • University degree/Higher National Diploma (HND) in Accountancy or any other related field.
  • Membership of ICAN, ACCA, AICPA or any other recognized professional body of Accountants
  • 10 years working experience with 5+ years in progressively financial leadership roles
  • Excellent knowledge of corporate financial law
  • Hands-on experience with risk management
  • Hands-on experience with financial management software
  • Excellent time-management and organizational skills
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and leadership skills
  • Problem solver and critical thinker mindset

POSITION: CHIEF INTERNAL AUDIT

The position is responsible for ensuring that Internal Audit is closely aligned with industry best practices, compliance with accounting standards and in executing the company’s business and financial operations. Works to ensure roles, responsibilities, and results are efficiently coordinated and collectively optimizing the effectiveness of risk management, control and governance of the company.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Full responsibility for the implementation of the internal control policy
  • Identify any weakness in internal control procedure of the organization and recommend improvement and to monitor risk mitigations put in place by Management and reports its effectiveness or otherwise to Risk Manager.
  • Ensure policies, procedures and control systems of the company are reviewed
  • Carry out the implementation of the recommendation of external auditors and other regulatory authorities
  • Check and verify accounting books and records are in conformity with Industry practices, corporate and regulatory policies
  • Identify and assess potential risks to the company’s operations.
  • Performing the full audit cycle including risk and control management over operations’ effectiveness, financial reliability and compliance with all applicable directives and regulations.
  • Generate report and present findings to the Heads of Department.
  • Post audit review.
  • Monitor risk mitigations put in place by management and report its effectiveness or otherwise to the Heads of Department.
  • Review of Financial Control’s transactions – Fund Accounting/ Shareholders Fund.
  • Monthly review of management account.
  • Review of statutory deductions.
  • Monitoring of fixed and minor asset register to ensure proper recognition, measurement and full disclosure in line with IFRS and the company’s policy.
  • Review of daily valuation and Monthly fund accounting report.
  • Daily review of Investment transactions to ensure that all investments are within statutory limits and matured funds are not left idle (un-invested).
  • Weekly review of investment portfolio structure on the company’s website.
  • Review of performance contract.
  • Review and preparation of reports to Pencom – Monthly risk management/ Quarterly investment.
  • Preparation of quarterly board audit & risk report.
  • Industry peer review.
  • Providing support, education and training to team members.
  • Any other assigned task.

DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • University degree/Higher National Diploma (HND) in Accountancy or any other related field
  • Membership of ICAN, ACCA, AICPA or any other recognized professional body of Accountants
  • CISA will be an added advantage
  • 10 years working experience with 5+ years’ in management positions
  • Proficiency in the use of Microsoft Office – Excel, Word, Power-Point etc.
  • Knowledge of popular accounting packages.

KEY SKILLS:

  • Excellent communication (oral & written), Interpersonal and listening
  • Report writing and presentation
  • Quantitative Analysis
  • Excellent organizational and time management

BEHAVIORS:

  • Confidentiality and Integrity
  • Teamwork
  • Learning culture
  • Leadership and Influence

HOW TO APPLY:

All Interested and qualified candidates should kindly send their curriculum Vitae within 2 weeks, 2 March, 2020 to: ladicharles2003@yahoo.com
Note that only short-listed candidates will be contacted.