Millar Cameron – Our clients, an international FMCG company, is currently recruiting suitably qualified candidates, to fill the position below:
CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER – CFO
Employment Type: Full-time
Job Functions: Accounting/Auditing Finance
Candidates are required within their bakery operations in Nigeria.
The successful CFO will be responsible for the finance department within the company and reports directly to the CEO.
Oversees all company accounting practices, including accounting department, preparing budgets, financial reports, tax and audit functions.
Directs financial strategy, planning and forecasts
Supervises investment Operations and Company fund raising for business
Studies, analyzes and reports on trends, opportunities for expansion and projection of future company growth.
Directs the preparation of all financial reports, including income statements, balance sheets, reports to shareholders, tax returns and reports for government regulatory agencies.
Oversees accounting departments, budget preparation, and verification functions. Meets regularly with unit heads to keep informed and to offer direction.
Review reports to analyze projections of sales and profit against actual figures, budgeted expenses against final totals, and suggests methods of improving the planning process as appropriate
Analyzes company operations to pinpoint opportunities and area that need to be reorganized, down- sized, or eliminated.
Studies long –range economic trends and projects company prospects for future growth in overall sales and market share, opportunities for acquisition or expansion into new product areas.
Supervise investment of funds: works with banks and/or investment bankers to raise additional capital as required for expansion
Review and constantly update the company’s business model in line with the environmental and competitive realities in all markets which the company operates in.
Must be a qualified chartered accountant.
Postgraduate degree in a relevant field.
Must have at least five years’ experience in food and drinks industry.
Experience of managing a team.
Living and working within a commutable distance of Lagos currently.
Strong written and verbal communication.
Due to the number of applications expected for this role, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful if you have received no contact in two weeks.