Job Vacancy For Director, Finance



Job Purpose

• To provide leadership and technical direction for the performance of the Authority’s finance functions

Duties and Responsibilities

• Ensures the preparation of periodic financial reports of the Authority.
• Lead in the sourcing of funding to improve the revenue base of DVLA
• Advise on revenue mobilization and management
• Coordinate the provision of material and financial resources to support the activities of the Authority
• Ensure the collation and production of the annual budget of the Authority
• Monitor and control the flow of cash receipts and disbursements to meet the business and investment needs of the Authority
• Advise management on prudent financial practices
• Oversee the administration and supervision of work in the Department
• Ensure the implementation of programs, plans, and activities of the Department
• Establish and review standards and guidelines for the financial activities of the Authority
• Supervise the compilation of annual and other periodic reports for the Department
• Appraise the performance of the subordinate staff of the Department.

Qualification Required & Experience

• A minimum of a Master’s Degree in Business Administration (Finance, Accounting, Commerce Option) or other related disciplines from a recognized tertiary institution
• A Chartered Accountant of ICA GH, ACCA, or any relevant and recognized professional accounting body
• A minimum of ten (10) years post qualification relevant work experience, five (5) years of which must be in a senior management position in a reputable organization

Skills and Competencies

• Good knowledge of financial, procurement and auditing, and labor regulations
• Organizational Development and Change Management.
• Conversant with relevant Accounting Finance systems
• Computing and Financial Resource Management.
• Negotiating, Diplomacy, Lobbying, and sourcing of funds
• Strong knowledge of Public Administration and Public Policy Analysis.
• Strong communication and interpersonal skills, report writing, and presentation skills
• Knowledge of project and programs management
• High integrity and ethics.
• Knowledge of Public Financial Management laws and regulations

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

Interested applicants should send a cover letter and CV by email to the address provided below:

[email protected]

Mail to:

Manager, Resourcing, Learning & Development
DVLA - Head Office
1Jawaharlal Nehru Road
Cantonments, Accra

Closing Date: 14 April, 2022