Chief Financial Officer
Platinum Careers
lagos, ng
11h ago


Job Title : Chief Financial Officer

Seniority Level : Executive

Reporting to CEO / Dotted reporting to Corporate CFO

Direct Reports : Finance & Accounts, Billing, Credit Control, Legal / HSE

Employment : Full Time

Location : Lagos, Nigeria


  • The Chief Financial Officer ( CFO ) is accountable forthe administrative, financial, and risk management operations of the Company
  • Responsibility for building out the rest of the localfinance function, forming new relationships, and establishing core financialprocesses and reporting requirements
  • Primary responsibility for planning, implementing,managing and controlling all financial-related activities including developmentof financial and operational strategies
  • Direct responsibility for accounting, finance, forecasting, andstrategic planning

  • Member of local management committee and expected tocontribute strategically and operationally to the team
  • Dealing with all aspects of hospital operations including billings andcredit control
  • Production of monthly reporting requirements as set by Head Office
  • Dealing with all local authorities including bankers, auditors andregulators
  • System implementation of ERP and reporting systems
  • Responsible for the operating and capital budgets,including revenue and expense budgets, cash forecasts, profit planning, andprograms for capital investments and financing
  • Ongoing development and monitoring of control systemsdesigned to preserve company assets and report accurate financial results
  • Process and margin improvement
  • Risk management and internal audit
  • M&A and business development
  • Hedging
  • Assist in formulating the company’s future direction and supportingtactical initiatives
  • Monitor and direct strategic business plans, develop financial, tax andfunding strategies
  • Provide strategic recommendations to enhance financial performance
  • Ensure effective internal controls are in place andcompliance with applicable regulatory legislation for financial and taxreporting
  • Any other responsibilities entrusted by the CEO and Corporate CFO.

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, or a related field
  • Master’s degree in health / hospital administration,accounting, business administration, or related field is highly desirable
  • 15 years experience with 5-10 years of progressivelyresponsible senior management experience with responsibility for financialreporting, financial planning and personnel management
  • Experience in working in the healthcare industry preferable
  • Preference will be given to a qualified chartered accountant of Nigeriaor CIMA.

  • Good communication skills written and verbal in dealing with a headoffice located in Dubai
  • Strong problem solving and ability to make decisions based on accurateand timely analysis
  • High level of integrity and dependability
  • Operational experience
  • IFRS
  • Taxation and Exchange Control experience vital
  • Budgeting and forecasting
  • Producing monthly reports including operational statistics and monthlyfinancial statements
  • Proven ability to link and apply complex financial instruments tobusiness strategies
  • Experience in negotiating contracts with vendors, contractors, andothers
  • Ability to analyze and resolve complex issues, both logical andinterpersonal.
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