Chief Finance Officer

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The Chief Finance Officer (CFO) is directly responsible for managing finance and general administration of the organization As a member of the Management Board, s/he shares responsibility for the overall performance and activities of the organization, and participates in making decisions on all material issues. S/he will always ensure that the finance activities are aligned to support the pursuit of the organization’s strategy with minimum risk and maximum efficiency.

Job description:

MAJOR AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITIES:

Accounting and Reporting
• Manage generation of financial statements according too local accounting standards, GAAP, or IFRS.
• Manage timely reporting to the Board of Directors, creditors, donors and all local authorities including the Reserve Bank of Malawi, and the Malawi Revenue Authority.

Supervising, Training, Developing and Hiring of Finance Staff
• Responsible for hiring, supervising and managing performance for all finance and administration staff of the organization.

Treasury and Liquidity Management
• Create cash flow forecasts that ensure availability of sufficient resources in the required currency.
• Ensure investment policy follows ALCO guidelines and the organization’s Finance Policies.
• Responsible for ensuring all financial conditions are met as required by creditors, banks, and donors for all transactions.

Planning, Budgeting and Strategy
• Manage the planning and budgeting processes of the organization according to guidelines set by the Board of Directors and participate in the development of the organization’s annual strategy.

Conduct Financial Analyses
• Analyze financial data and develop financial models as a key management tool with the aim of optimizing the organization’s activities; identify risks, inefficiencies, and propose measures that reduce risks and improving efficiency + Create/develop appropriate reports, as may be required by the organization.

Compliance
• Act as the co-Ordinator and main contact person with external auditors.

To oversee and Supervise the Procurement Process that Includes Purchase and Maintenance of All Fixed Assets
• Ensure maintenance of a comprehensive fixed asset register.
• Ensure that purchase and maintenance of all fixed assets complies with donor and organization’s Procurement Policy.

Carry Out a Survey of Insurance Policies and Annually Review All the Insurance Policies in line with the administration procedures
• Ensure that fixed assets, liquid assets, personnel and other activities are insured in accordance with policy + Review all insurance policies annually and ensure proper purchasing procedures are followed in selecting insurance policies.
• Oversee any life, accident, disability or portfolio insurance programmes maintained by the organization for the benefit of its clients.

Required Qualifications:
• Degree in Accounting with CPA/ACCA or Chartered Accountancy equivalent required.
• Master’s Degree preferred.
• Minimum experience of 8 years in Financial Services or external Audit of financial institutions.
• Exposure working in an international organization is an added advantage.
• Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills + Must be self-motivated, problem solving individual with high levels of initiative.

To apply for this job please visit amgglobal.online.mw .

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