• Edo

Viisaus Technology Ltd

At VIISAUS, we believe in the spirit, enterprise and dignity
of the Nigerian people.

VIISAUS can help you create an environment where innovation thrives and provide solutions to significantly improve outcomes. Our team of analysts and consultants are here to deliver more efficient services to our clients.Job Profile

The Head of Finance will be a strategic leader responsible for overseeing all financial aspects of the consulting firm. This role involves driving financial growth, ensuring compliance with financial regulations, and providing guidance to the executive team.
The ideal candidate will possess strong financial acumen, excellent leadership skills, and a proven track record of successfully managing financial operations in a dynamic environment.

As Head of finance, your responsibilities will be to: 

Financial Strategy and Planning:

Develop and implement the firm's financial strategy in alignment with overall business objectives.
Lead the annual budgeting process and provide financial forecasts for strategic decision-making.
Monitor financial performance against budgets and forecasts, and recommend corrective actions as needed.
Analyze market trends and business opportunities to identify growth areas and potential risks.

Leadership and Team Management:

Provide strong leadership to the finance team, fostering a collaborative and high-performing environment.
Set clear goals and objectives for the finance department and ensure effective execution.
Mentor and develop finance staff, promoting professional growth and succession planning.

Financial Reporting and Analysis:

Oversee the preparation of accurate and timely financial statements, reports, and presentations for executive management and the board of directors.
Conduct in-depth financial analysis to provide insights into business performance and identify areas for improvement.
Present financial results and strategic recommendations to the executive team and stakeholders.

Risk Management and Compliance:

Establish and enforce financial policies, procedures, and internal controls to ensure compliance with relevant regulations and standards.
Identify and manage financial risks, implementing strategies to mitigate potential challenges.
Collaborate with legal and compliance teams to ensure adherence to financial and regulatory requirements.

Treasury and Cash Management:

Manage cash flow and liquidity to ensure the firm's financial stability and optimize working capital.
Oversee relationships with financial institutions, manage banking relationships, and evaluate investment opportunities.
Monitor and manage foreign exchange risks and interest rate exposure.

Stakeholder Communication:

Build and maintain relationships with external stakeholders, including clients, investors, auditors, and regulatory bodies.
Present financial information to clients during engagements and contribute to business development efforts.
Communicate financial strategy, results, and risks effectively to a wide range of audiences.

Financial Systems and Technology:

Evaluate and implement financial systems and technologies to streamline processes, enhance data accuracy, and improve efficiency.
Stay up-to-date with advancements in financial technology and recommend relevant solutions.

You would be a good fit if you:

Have a first degree in Finance/Accounting.
Possess any Finance certification; ICAN/ACCA.
Possession of a post-graduate qualification in a related field.
Possess over 7 years of relevant experience in similar role.
Demonstrate appropriate understanding / working knowledge of accounting principles and internal controls and apply them.
Have a thorough understanding of derivatives, hedging, investments and bank account management.
Have extremely strong MS Excel and financial modelling skills.
Have knowledge of procedural controls and data validation techniques.
 Proven experience with treasury tools such as banking portals and treasury management systems.
Have a thorough understanding of derivatives, hedging, investments, bank account management, and international funds flows; and
Is an analytical thinker with ability to conduct research, data analysis and resolve complex problems.


To apply, please visit the following URL:https://www.myjobmag.com/a_fields.php?id=590855→