Chief Finance Officer at Knowbrill Consulting

Knowbrill Consulting – Our client is an indigenous group of companies. Their business is a diversified conglomerate cutting across various sectors such as Oil & Gas, Transportation & Logistics, Hospitality, Agriculture etc.Their focus is on provision of local, value-added products and services that meet the needs of the Nigerian population directly. Their businesses are spread across several locations in Nigeria including Lagos, Ogun, Osun, Ondo, Ibadan, Ilorin etc. With plans, to expand all over Nigeria.They are recruiting to fill the position below:Job Title: Chief Finance OfficerLocation: Lekki, LagosThe RolePlanning:Assist in formulating the company’s future direction and supporting tactical initiatives in collaboration with the CEOMonitor and direct the implementation of strategic business plansDevelop financial and tax strategiesManage the capital request and budgeting processesDevelop performance measures that support the company’s strategic directionOperations:Participate in key decisions as a member of the executive management teamEnsuring compliance with all country legal, regulatory and tax reporting requirements.Oversee the company’s transaction processing systemsImplement operational best practicesMaintain in-depth relations with all members of the management teamManage the accounting, investor relations, legal, tax, and treasury departmentsOversee the financial operations of subsidiary companies and foreign operationsManage any third parties to which accounting or finance functions have been outsourcedSupervise acquisition, due diligence and negotiate acquisitionsFinancial Information:Oversee the issuance of financial informationPersonally review and approve all financial filings with the Nigerian Securities and Exchange Commission (if the company is publicly held)Report financial results to the board of directorsRisk Management:Understand and mitigate key elements of the company’s risk profileMonitor all open legal issues involving the company, and legal issues affecting the industryEnsure that the company complies with all legal and regulatory requirementsEnsure that record keeping meets the requirements of auditors and government agenciesReport risk issues to the audit committee of the board of directorsConstruct and monitor reliable control systemsDesigning policies and processes for internal control to minimize business risk and comply with local and internal accounting standardMaintain appropriate insurance coverageMaintain relations with external auditors and investigate their findings and recommendationsFunding:Monitor cash balances and cash forecastsArrange for debt, equity and project financingInvest fundsInvest pension fundsThird Parties:Participate in conference calls with the investment communityMaintain banking relationshipsRepresent the company with investment bankers and investors

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