Group Head Of Finance
Manager Accountant Information
5 - 10 Years
GH¢5,000.00 - GH¢10,000.00
A first degree in Accounting or a relevant field
- Oversee the management and coordination of all financial reporting activities for the group including: organizational revenue/expense and balance sheet reports.
- Develop and maintain systems of internal controls to safeguard financial assets of the organization.
- Regularly monitor and work closely with management in taking timely action to ensure that budgets and financial plans stay within approved levels.
- Supervise the accounting departments of the various companies 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.
- Oversee the preparation and timely filing of all tax returns and manage all tax related issues.
- Oversee preparation of monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements.
- Review all month-end closing activities including general ledger accounts, balance sheet accounts and overhead cost allocation.
- Liaise with HR to establish clear organizational structures and succession plans aligned withappropriate responsibilities, accountabilities and personal development for all staff
- A first degree in Accounting or a relevant field
- A Chartered Accountant from ICA or ACCA
- A Masters’ Degree in Finance is a bonus
- At least 5 years experience in Accounting and Finance related roles
Skills critical to the role:
- Ability to work independently and collaboratively with business heads and department leaders
- High personal standards and goal oriented
- A team player with excellent interpersonal skills
- Excellent and effective communications skills
- Strong budgeting and Financial skills
- Ability to translate financial concepts into actionable business strategies and tactics
- Advanced computer skills on MS Office, accounting software and databases
- High attention to detail
- Sound independent judgement
- High Level of Integrity
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