Job vacancy Chief Finance Officer

03 April, 2024
Job Type
Job Status
Full Time
Job Title

Chief Finance Officer

Job Location
Job Presentation
The CFO will act as a chief financial advisor and strategic finance advisor, providing financial support to the CEO & senior management while overseeing the financial operations of the company and making decisions to improve the overall financial health of the company.

Experience8 Years
Education LevelDegree
QualificationsMinimum of 4 years tertiary degree (B.Sc. Accounting / BCom Accounting, or a related discipline) - - Professional qualification – CA /CFA/ACCA (required)
SoftwareFintech, banking or Financial Services so
Knowledge OfFinancial Planning and Forecasting, Financial Modelling, Analytics and Reporting, Corporate Performance Management, Accounting Standards and Procedures. IFRS and GAAP, Capital Structure and Liquidity Management
Skills ToStrategic thinking Financial Acumen, Business Acumen, Analytical thinking, Conflict management
Ability ToProficiently drive the company’s financial performance, business growth and platform monetization
Other RequirementsExperience working in a global/multinational enterprise with a good understanding emerging markets
  • Cascade the Group strategy to create functional strategy aligned with the overarching business goals, under oversight of the CEO
  • Ensure effective implementation of the functional strategy by means of providing direction, structure, frameworks, models, plans and roadmaps
  • Oversee regular review of the functional strategy and roadmap, under oversight of the CEO, to ensure its alignment with the changing dynamics of the internal and external ecosystem
  • Continually develop a culture of strong collaboration and effective team working
  • Actively participate in leadership team and develop skills of own team
  • Promote a ‘Fintech centric’ and ‘partnership approach’ to develop strong relationships with other working groups and ensure adherence to Group governance
  • Closely monitor all projects initiated in the function
  • Review key risks, issues and dependencies and set mitigation actions, seeking guidance from the CEO as and when required
  • Report on a monthly basis to the CEO relating to progress made within the function and in accordance with the measurement metrics set by the organisation
  • Manage function’s budgets in line with business objectives, under oversight of CEO
  • Ensure that the cost of operations are reduced, in line with a least cost operating strategy stemming from the business drivers, under oversight of the CEO
  • - Measure the impact and benefit of the function to OpCo and in turn, Group FinCo and report the true-value metrics. Drive continuous improvement across all verticals
Valid Till
3 Jul, 2024 (69 days left)

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