Chief Financial Officer at HealthPlus Limited

HealthPlus Limited, Nigeria’s first integrative pharmacy, is the fastest-growing pharmacy chain in West Africa. We are committed to our mission of helping people achieve optimum health and vitality, while delivering superior value to stakeholders.  Our vision is to be Africa’s #1 for pharmacy, wellness and beauty. Recently, we secured significant foreign investment from our partners to scale up our network of retail outlets and our online business. This strategy will give us unparalleled reach across the country and beyondWe are recruiting to fill the position belowJob Title: Chief Financial OfficerReference #: HP/FIN/CFOLocation: LagosContract Type: PermanentJob DescriptionWe are currently seeking a Chief Financial Officer (CFO) to join our growing team.The chosen candidate will be responsible for taking on a leadership role in financial decision-making that affects our company, and will provide strategic financial input to senior management. While keenly overseeing the overall accounting process, the successful CFO will play a key role in developing and implementing financial procedures to improve and maintain the financial health of our firm.We are looking for an experienced Chief Financial Officer or CFO to perform effective risk management and plan the organization’s financial strategy. It is a very important and complex role since an organization can only survive if it actively investigates and safeguards its finances.The CFO must be well-versed in all aspects of financial management ranging from simple accounting to broadinvestment and banking operations. The goal is to protect the company’s revenues and profits to achieve full financial control and sustainable growth.Job FunctionsAccounting, Administration, Board of Directors, Finance, Management, RetailIndustries: Accounting, Accounting & Auditing, Consulting Services, Distribution, Warehousing & Freight, Ecommerce, Financial Services, Fmcg (Fast Moving Consumer Goods Sector), Food & Beverages, Freight / Shipping / Transport / Import / Export, Hospitality, Hotel / Catering / Hospitality / Leisure, Management Consulting, Pharmaceutical / Medical / Healthcare / Hygiene, Procurement & Purchasing.Specification    Key Elements of the Role:Execute the financial strategy of the companyManage financial controls and accounting proceduresEnsure full transparency over the financial performance of the companyProvide advice on how to increase revenue and reduce costsEffectively and clearly communicate potential risks in a timely mannerPropose action plans to ensure that annual financial objectives are attainedSupport the CEO with the preparation of monthly and annual financial plansMaintain speed and accuracy of billings and client paymentsDriving the company’s financial planningPerforming risk management by analyzing the organization’s liabilities and investmentsDeciding on investment strategies by considering cash and liquidity risksPerform risk management by analyzing the organization’s liabilities and investmentsDecide on investment strategies by considering cash and liquidity risksEnsure cash flow is appropriate for the organization’s operationsSupervise all finance personnel (controllers, treasurers etc.)Manage vendor relationshipsPrepare reliable current and forecasting reportsEnsure compliance with the law and company’s policiesManage team of finance managers, financial analysts and officers 

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