Financial Director job at Talent House Limited
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Vacancy title: Financial Director

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Professional Services , Category: Finance, Insurance & Real Estate ]

Jobs at:

Talent House Limited

Deadline of this Job:
14 September 2022  

Duty Station:
Within Zambia , Lusaka , South - Central Africa

Date Posted: Wednesday, August 31, 2022 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

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Our clients are looking for a Finance Director to oversee the financial operations of the business and provide frequent financial reports. They will also assure strict adherence to financial regulations and compliance.

Strategy, Planning and Management
• Act as a strategic business partner to the senior executive leadership team.
• Assess and evaluate the financial performance of the organization with regard to long-term operational goals, budgets and forecasts.
• Create and establish yearly financial objectives that align with the company’s plan for growth and expansion.
• Participate in pivotal decisions as they relate to strategic initiatives and operational models.
• Implement policies, procedures and processes as deemed appropriate by the senior leadership team.

Financial Analysis, Budgeting and Forecasting
• Prepare and present monthly financial budgeting reports including monthly profit and loss by division, forecast vs. budget by division and weekly cash flow by division.
• Review and analyze monthly financial results and provide recommendations.
• Identify, develop and execute analysis of business initiatives, product launches and/or new service offerings.
• Develop and maintain the monthly operating budget and annual company operating budget.
• Manage financial planning and analysis department. Supervise creation of reports, software implementation and tools for budgeting and forecasting.

Accounting, General Ledger, Administration and Operations
• Supervise the accounting department to ensure the proper functioning of all systems, databases and financial software. Provide regular maintenance and backup of all accounting systems and supervise company financial staff.
• Review and ensure application of appropriate internal controls, regulatory compliance and financial procedures.
• Ensure timeliness and accuracy of financial and management reporting data for investors and the company’s board of directors.
• Oversee the preparation and communication of weekly, monthly and annual financial statements.
• Oversee the preparation and timely filing of all tax returns.
• Ensure regulatory compliance regarding all financial functions.
• Oversee the month-end close process, constantly reviewing procedures while eliminating inefficiencies.
• Review all month-end closing activities including general ledger accounts, balance sheet accounts and overhead cost allocation.
• Enhance and implement financial and accounting systems, processes, tools and control systems
• Hire, develop and manage accounting managers and staff
• Overseeing and Monitoring Company Stores/Sales, Purchasing and Stock Transactions to ensure they are compliant with company policies and regulations
Financial Management, Relations and Policies
• Manage cash flow planning process and ensure funds availability.
• Maintain outstanding banking relationships and strategic alliances with vendors and clients.
• Represent the company to banks, financial partners, institutions, investors, auditors and officials.
• Remain current on audit best practices as well as local laws regarding company operations.

Cash Management
• Oversee weekly cash management and Accounts Payables
• Supervise Accounts Receivable management and ensure the collection process is up to date

Position Requirements
• Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance
• ACCA/CIMA Qualified
• 3 year’s minimum experience as a Head of Finance in a medium to large enterprise
• Minimum 10+ years of total accounting or finance experience
• Management oriented towards performance and results
• Excellent analytical, reasoning and problem-solving skills
• Significant experience working with external auditors, internal controls and compliance-related issues.
• Must be a registered member of ZICA.

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 36

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree

Job application procedure
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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Zambia
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 14 September 2022
Duty Station: Lusaka
Posted: 31-08-2022
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 31-08-2022
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 31-08-2066
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