Financial Controller / Junior Financial Manager – Production Business (Food / Pharma / Cosmetics) – Accra Ghana

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The client operates in the food production industry. 

 

The person will be responsible for running & managing the finances for the company in Ghana.  The company consists of a factory & packaging plant.

 

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Ensuring the cost-effective use of all financial resources and setting and controlling operational and capital budgets, working with the CEO
  • Ensuring that monthly management reports are delivered to the CEO & Board in a timely manner and agreed format
  • Maintains good standing and productive relations with government agencies including the Freezones Board, GIPC, BoG, GRA, CEPS (customs), SSNIT, etc. and the factory landlord
  • Accountable for ensuring timely and cost-effective logistics, working with the Logistics Manager and future Supply Chain Manager
  • Ensuring accurate financial reporting, tracking, budgeting, and forecasting
  • Analyze and evaluate the company’s financial performance and strategic position
  • To manage the internal financial processes and systems
  • Financial forecasting
  • Risk analysis


 

 

Requirements: Qualification and Skill

 

  • Bcom degree in Accounting
  • 3 – 5 years of experience in similar environment, taking responsibility for the finance function
  • Expat willing to relocate to Ghana (South African citizens are encouraged to apply)
  • Experience in SAGE, or any other financial system