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Wednesday, 14 October 2015

Chief Finance Officer - General Business

Posted By on Wednesday, October 14, 2015

NFT Consult Ltd is a Human Resource Management firm offering a variety of services with emphasis in Recruitment, staff outsourcing, Training and Personal Development. Our Client a Leading Insurance Company in Rwanda with network of branches spread across the country, offering a range of general insurance products and services is looking to fill the below position;

LEVEL:                      MANAGEMENT

The Chief Finance Officer position is responsible for the administrative, financial, and risk management operations of the company, including the development of a financial and operational strategy. S/he is responsible for designing the metrics that help in the implementation of the financial strategy, and the ongoing development and monitoring of control systems designed to preserve the company assets and report accurate financial results. The candidate will:

  • Lead the development of the Company’s revenue and expenditure budgets.
  • Monitor and direct the implementation of company’s expenditure budgets.
  • Monitor the company’s cash flow and ensure the company is sufficiently liquid to finance its operations.
  • Advise the company’s senior management on the optimal current/fixed asset ratio in line with the regulatory requirements.
  • Lead the preparation of the final accounts including Profit/Loss account and balance sheet.
  • Develop and implement financial control systems in order to mitigate financial losses.
  • Design and implement systems that ensure financial records are well filed and easy to retrieve.
  • Advise the company’s senior management on profitable investment opportunities that yield high returns.
  • Provide advice to senior management on tax requirements for all financial transactions.
  • Provide leadership to the finance team through setting goals, coaching and appraising the performance of individual staff.
  • Implement operational best practices with particular emphasis on cost-effectiveness.
  • Maintain strong relationships with Banks.
  • Represent the company with financial institutions and investors

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics with Certified Public Accountant (CPA) or ACCA plus 10 years of progressively responsible experience in a major company or divisions of a large corporation, and at least 5 years’ experience at senior management level in Finance.
  • Professional qualification in Insurance or a Master’s Degree in an accounting related field is an added advantage.
  • Excellent communication skills with proficiency in English. Knowledge of French and Kinyarwanda is an added advantage.
  • Proven skills in managing change, achieving results, ensuring quality, and building teams and capacity.
  • Excellent leadership qualities, negotiation, relational, analytical, planning and problem solving skills.
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills and a person of integrity.
  • Strong computer skills, especially in Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, Access and accounting packages.

REMUNERATION: Very attractive and competitive package, consistent with what is obtainable in the insurance market in Rwanda.


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Applications clearly indicating the vacancy with curriculum vitae’s should be addressed and uploaded onto our website under job vacancies.

CV should reflect 3 referees who are knowledgeable about your professional achievements and abilities, academic transcripts

Only MS word applications or PDF files will be considered.

Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.

All applications will be treated in confidence. Only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

Deadline for submission: 26th October 2015.

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