Finance Manager

16 Feb 2019
16 Feb 2019
Job role
Finance manager
Purpose of the Job

The Finance Manager will be responsible for the overall financial support of the projects. They will manager, mentor, and oversee all finance staff based in Africa; to include the allocation of Finance staff as necessary to ensure sufficient finance support is located at each site.

Principle Accountabilities

  • Overseeing Finance related issues at the different project sites throughout Africa (each site will have at least one Finance Officer).

  • Ensure all financial entries (i.e. GL, Cashbook, CAs, etc) are properly recorded in QuickBooks or uploaded to the Cloud to ensure timely review and analyst can be done by the Singapore Finance staff.

  • Liaising with the different Project Managers, to ensure accountability for all aspects of ongoing projects;

  • Ensuring compliance with CADG financial regulations, as well as any local or client specific regulations

  • Coordinate with the Singapore office on a regular basis, working with the Singapore Finance Team to ensure all required reports are submitted in a timely manner;

  • Reviewing and update local Financial processes and controls; while making quality recommendations to company policies and procedures

  • Review and research local financial issues to include tax regulations, opening bank accounts, local tax / finance consultants, etc.

  • Monitoring office and project related cash flow with regards to the established budgets and forecasts

  • Work closely with the company country offices within the region, with a focus on West Africa (Mali, Niger, Nigera, Chad, Cameroon) in order to support them with finance related issues.

  • Assist partner companies as requested by CADG.