Job Vacancy For Head of Finance & Accounting

A fast growing Investment firm in Ghana is seeking to recruit competent professionals to work together to achieve corporate goals in a fast changing and competitive environment.


•  Apply principles of accounting to analyze financial information and prepare financial reports by compiling information, preparing profit and loss statement and appropriate accounting controls procedures
•  Manage the operational and fiscal activities of the department. Plan and develop systems and procedures to improve the operating quality and efficiency of the department.
•  Supervise staff in accordance with company policies and procedures


•  Prepare profit and loss statements and monthly closing and cost accounting reports
•  compile and analyse financial information to prepare entries to accounts, such as general ledger accounts, and document business transactions
•  Establish, maintain and co-ordinate the implementation of accounting and accounting control procedures
•  analyse and review budgets and expenditures for local, state, federal and private funding, contracts and grants
•  Monitor and review accounting and related system reports for accuracy and completeness
•  Prepare and review budget, revenue, expense, payroll entries, invoices and other accounting documents
•  Analyse revenue and expenditure trends and recommend appropriate budgets levels, and ensure expenditure control
•  Resolve accounting discrepancies
•  Recommend, develop and maintain financial databases, computer software systems and manual filing systems
•  Interact with internal and external auditors in completing audits
•  Develop the annual operating budget and consult with departmental management on the fiscal aspects of programme planning, salary recommendation and other administrative actions.

Qualification Required & Experience

•  An MBA in Finance or Accounting
•  Should be Chartered (ACCA or ICA)
•  A 10 years experience with at least 5 years at a Senior Management position

Other Requirements

•  Strong Microsoft Office Suite knowledge especially excel and practical knowledge of Tally and other accounting software


•  The remuneration packages are negotiable, but the positions offer excellent rewards to the right candidate

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

Submit your application and CV (including two referees) in STRICT CONFIDENCE to The Head of Recruitments, email to:-

[email protected]

Or mail to:-

P.O. Box 1464,

Closing Date: 11 March 2013
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