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DEPUTY DIRECTOR, FINANCE

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JOB VACANCY

DEPUTY DIRECTOR, FINANCE
A reputable Public Organization invites applications for the position of Deputy Director of Finance to develop and implement financial strategies, processes and internal controls which minimize risk and support the organization to manage costs and increase financial efficiency.

Duties/Responsibilities
 Develops and implements financial and accounting policies and preparation of the Organisation's final accounts
 Coordinates the preparation of annual budgets for the Organisation
 Monitors and drives alignment between actual performance and budget for the Organisation and initiates necessary corrective actions and opportunities to leverage financial resources and achieve overall financial objectives.
 Implements the Organisation’s internal control procedures to ensure that all payments and receipts have duly complied with relevant policies and procedures.


 Ensure maximum protection of the assets of the Organisation.
 Ensure all payment vouchers and supporting documents are pre-audited promptly by the internal auditor so as not to delay payments that are due.
 Leads the preparation for annual internal/external audit and tax audits; files VAT.
 Oversees general administration accounting and payroll associated with the operation of all departments.
 Perform any other function/task as and when assigned by management.

Required Skills
 Thorough knowledge of the principles, procedures, and techniques of accounting, and of financial records and transactions.
 Sound knowledge of Ghana Companies Code.
 Developed accounting, finance and analytical skills including experience with cash management, forecasting, revenue management strategies, long-term capital expenditures planning and project management skills.
 Excellent communication (verbal and written) and exceptional presentation skills.
 Demonstrate high standards of integrity and ethics.
 Must be computer literate, knowledge in any accounting software will be an advantage

Qualifications and Experience
 Must hold a degree in accounting, finance or a related field;
 Must be a qualified Accountant (CA, ACCA);
 Must have a post graduate degree in Finance or a related field;
 Must have not less than 10 years’ post-qualification relevant working experience, 5 years of which must have been at Management level in a similar role.

ONLY SHORT-LISTED APPLICANTS WILL BE CONTACTED.

Mode of Application

Qualified and interested applicants should submit their application, curriculum vitae and photocopies of relevant
academic/professional certificates, together with the names and addresses of three (3) referees to: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Closing Date for Submission: 2 Weeks after date posted.