Job vacancy Director of Finance

59 Okodan St, Blue Gate district, Osu, Accra near Papaye, Accra
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14 January, 2021
Job Title

Director of Finance

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A leading Private Security company is seeking to recruit Director of Finance to manage its Finance Function in Ghana.


  • Oversee all company accounts and investments.
  • Create monthly and annual reports to identify results, trends and financial forecasts.
  • Manage cash flow by tracking transactions and regularly reviewing internal and external reports.
  • Supervise and manage financial department staff, including accounts officers.
  • Motivate and lead finance team members by clarifying roles and providing helpful feedback.
  • Suggest updates and improvements for accounting systems, including payroll and invoicing to clients.
  • Ensure that all financial transactions are properly recorded, filed and reported.
  • Establish and implement financial reporting systems to comply with government regulations and legislation.
  • Collaborate with auditing services to ensure proper compliance with all regulations.
  • Develop budgets and financial plans for the company based on research and data reports.
  • Follow up with clients for prompt payment.
  • Serve as liaison officer for external stakeholders, including banks, GRA and SSNIT.
  • Review all financial plans and budgets regularly to identify cost reduction opportunities.
  • Examine all financial reports and data closely to check for discrepancies.
  • Create systems to prevent errors in data collection and calculations.
  • Report to the Director General with timely and accurate financial information.
  • Assist the Director General in presenting reports to senior executives, stakeholders, and board members.
  • Requirements
    • A good second degree in Finance/Accounting.
    • Qualified Accountant (ACCA/ICA/CIMA).
    • Ten (10) years working experience in a similar position/environment.
    • Analytical thinking and research skills.
    • Considerable initiative and drive.
    • Socially engaged, easy communicator, convincing and representative attitude.
    • Skilful in project planning and able to prioritize projects/tasks.
    • Highly proficient in Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel & PowerPoint mandatory).
    • Must possess a high sense of integrity and confidentiality.
    • Must have a pleasant personality.
    • Must be self-disciplined and self-motivated.
    • Must be a good team player.
    • Well-organized with a good time management skill.
    • Must possess cultural awareness by being friendly and polite.
    • Able to deal with difficult internal and external stakeholders.
    • Education: Second degree
    Valid Till
    31 Jan, 2021 (6 days left)

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