2 May '19
Financial Director

Finance, Nigeria Lagos

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Purpose of the Job:

A large commercial palm plantation situated in a remote part of Nigeria, requires a Financial Director to manage and control the entire financial management function.

Required Qualifications & Experience

  • A minimum of B Com (Hons) – Accounting or Economics;
  • Being a CA (SA) would be a distinct advantage
  • At least 5 years of financial management experience in Africa

Technical Competencies & Experience:

  • Financial Accounting – monthly & annually
  • Cost & Management Accounting - monthly
  • Debtor & Creditor Management
  • Stock optimisation & control
  • Borrowing, financing & banking
  • Treasury & cash flow management
  • Budget control & management
  • Internal process control & risk mitigation
  • Audit preparation & facilitation
  • Payroll supervision & control
  • Tax management & administration
  • Shareholder & board meeting packs & presentation
  • Strong ERP or Accounting System Software knowledge
  • Outstanding English language skills – spoken and written

Behavioural Competencies:

  • Organised, analytical, proactive & precise
  • Able to work independently with strong initiative
  • Strong team player with great interpersonal skills
  • Strong leader with ability to handle conflict & confrontation
  • A high degree of accountability
  • Ability to live in a remote rural area


Highly competitive, but dependent upon skills and experience.

IMPORTANT - If you feel you meet the above criteria, contact Isabel on the following email address  research@hcrecruit.co.za with:

Ad Visible Until: 30 May 2019
Ref: DUR000783/IC

Vacancy Type: Permanent