Chief Finance Officer (CFO) job at Dashen Brewery Share Company
Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
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Job by Dashen Brewery Share Company
Chief Finance Officer (CFO)
Dashen Breweries is a major player in the rapidly developing Ethiopian Brewery market. Our Vision is to be Ethiopia’s Number One Brewing Company and our Purpose is to “Delight Consumers, Enrich Communities and Enhance Ethiopian’s Progress”.
Our flagship Brands, Dashen, Bale’ageru and Jano are renowned for their great taste and quality. In addition to our Brewery in Gondar, we have a new leading edge Brewery at Debre Birhan, the first of its kind in Africa. Given the continued growth and future expansion of Dashen Breweries, the following opportunity exist.
Chief Finance Officer Job summary
We are seeking a highly skilled, experience CFO to join our growing company. In this position, the successful candidate will ill oversee any and all fiscal activity including financial and accounting activities, budgeting, and forecasting portfolio performance. You will work to plan and forecast the overall financial vision for the company to ensure productive financial operations.
Chief Financial Officer Job Duties and Responsibilities:
Develops finance strategies by contributing financial and accounting information, analysis, and recommendations to strategic thinking and direction
Establishing functional objectives in line with organizational objectives
Develops organization prospects by studying economic trends and revenue opportunities; projecting acquisition and expansion prospects; analyzing organization operations; identifying opportunities for improvement, cost reduction, and systems enhancement; accumulating capital to fund expansion.
Monitors financial performance by measuring and analyzing results; initiating corrective actions; minimizing the impact of variances.
Reports financial status by developing forecasts; reporting results; analyzing variances; developing improvements.
Ensuring adequate controls are installed and that substantiating documentation is approved and available such that all purchases may pass independent and governmental audits
Overseeing the coordination and activities of independent audits ensuring all audit issues are resolved, and all compliance issues are met, and the preparation of the annual financial statements is in accordance with IFRS and Ethiopian standards
Monitoring banking activities of the organization
Ensure adequate cash flow to meet the organizations’ needs
Overseeing business insurance plans
Location: Addis Ababa with frequent travel
Chief Financial Officer Qualifications and Experience:
MBA or MA in Accounting and Finance
License in ACCA or CPA required
At least ten years work experience in the area out which four years being at a senior management level
Strategic financial management skill
Knowledge of tax law regulation
Strong interpersonal and leadership skills
Exceptional time management and ability to problem solve under pressure
Strong oral and written communication skills
Knowledge of the related job market
How to Apply
Interested applicants who met the MINIMUM requirements should send their application and CV to the following address. Only shortlisted applicants shall be contacted.