Posts Tagged ‘Finance Jobs in Ghana’

Job Vacancy For Director of Finance

Posted on: June 25th, 2019 by Ghana Jobs

{Sunyani Technical University,Sunyani,Full-Time,GH,Degree,6 years,31 Jul-2019};

The Governing Council of Sunyani Technical University announces the search for energetic resourceful and visionary persons the following position for Director of Finance

THE UNIVERSITY

The Sunyani Technical University was converted from a Polytechnic to a Technical University by an Act of Parliament establishing Technical universities in Ghana. The University is mandated by the Technical universities Act, 2016 (Act 922) to provide Higher Education in Engineering. Science and Technology-based disciplines. Technical and vocational Education and Training. Applied Arts and related disciplines.

The University is a leading Technical University that offers high quality career-oriented programmes for national development

Job Title: Director of Finance

The Position/Job Description

•   The Director of Finance shall be The Chief Accounting Officer of the University and the Chef financial advisor to the Vice Chancellor,
•   Responsible for the implementation of policies relating to Accounting and Financial controls in the University.
•   Responsible for corporate planning with respect to budgeting and budgetary control and long-term strategic planning with regard to all the finances of the University.
•   The liaison officer between the Ministries, Departments and Agencies (MDAs) in respect of financial matters affecting the University.
•   Responsible for the preparation and consolidation of financial accounts and commenting on management reports for External Auditors.
•   Responsible for the preparation of the annual operating budget of the University and shall present same through the Vice Chancellor to the Council for approval.
•   Required to submit quarterly reports to the Governing Council on the status of plans and projections necessary for the preparation of budget for succeeding years.
•   Responsible for ensuring, on behalf of Council, that proper records are kept of all university property, assets, stocks and valuables in a register.
•   Responsible for and receive monies due the University and make authorised payments on behalf of the University.
•   Required to ensure that every facility of the University is made accessible to both internal and external auditors in the performance of their functions,
•   Required to exercise oversight responsibility for the accounting functions of other self- accounting and income-generating units of the University
•   Required to any other official functions assigned by the Vice Chancellor of the University

Terms of Appointment

•   The Director of Finance shall hold office for an initial term of four (4) years. The appointment may be renewed upon application for another term only or part thereof if that is not beyond the statutory retirement age of sixty (60),
•   The terms and conditions of the appointment shall be determined by the Governing Council of the University consistent with the Technical Universities Act 2016 (Act 922) as amended, and Statutes of Sunyani Technical University.
•   The salary and conditions of service attached to this position are very attractive and competitive with comparable positions in Ghana.

Qualification Required & Experience

The applicant must have the following attributes:

Academic Background, Professional Experience and Skills in Education Administration

•   Be a Chartered Accountant and hold master’s degree in the relevant field.
•   Must have served, at least. a Deputy Director of Finance in university or comparable grade in a similar institution/organisation for at least six (6) years.
•   Be of good character and demonstrate personal integrity and administratively manage all activities related to tie Finance Directorate.
•   Be able to provide advice to the Vice Chancellor on ail financial matters affecting the University.
•   Have extensive knowledge Of universities’ financial policies. procedures, control and processes and best accounting and finance practice
•   Have experience with a University’s Accounting and Finances Software and records management in a manner that is consistent with the University’s Mission and objectives.
•   Have wide experience in treasury management preferably in a University environment.
•   Must have extensive experience in compliance with finance, accounting and tax regulations, preferably in a university environment.
•   Be able to translate financial concepts and effectively collaborate with programmatic and fundraising colleagues who do not necessarily have finance backgrounds.
•   Be able to effectively communicate with students, staff and external agencies.
•   Be able to provide clear, practical and accurate advice to staff at all levels in the Finance Directorate on financial procedures and requirements.
•   Must be computer literate and conversant with accounting software applications.

General Business and Personal Skills

•   Be able to work effectively under pressure and meet deadlines.

Location: Sunyani

How To Apply For The Job

Candidates are to submit six (6) copies each of their application letter attached to their Curriculum including names and addresses of three (3) referees

Applicants are to include a short statement of not more than four (4) pages (Times New Roman size 12 and 1.5 line spacing) outlining their vision and strategies for implementation.

Applications must be hand-delivered in a sealed envelope to the Registry of the University and signed for or submitted using a registered postal mad to reach the following addressees:

The Chairman
Search Committee for Director of Finance
C/O Office of the Registrar
Sunyani Technical University
P. O. Box 206
Sunyani

Closing Date: 31 July, 2019

PLEASE NOTE: ONLY SHORTLISTED APPLICANTS WILL BE CONTACTED.

Job Vacancy For Finance Officer

Posted on: May 21st, 2019 by Ghana Jobs

{Ghana Refugee Board (GRB),Accra,Full-Time,GH,Degree,1 year,31 May-2019};

Ghana, a relatively peaceful country in the West Africa sub-region currently hosts approximately 13,000 refugees from thirty-six (36) countries across the globe. The Ghana Refugee Board (GRB) was established by PNDC LAW 305 (D) of 1992 with a broad mandate to handle and manage refugee issues, provide care, assistance and protection for all asylum seekers and refugees on the shores of Ghana. GRB is an autonomous agency of the Ministry of the Interior.

The Board is chaired by an official appointed by the President, and composed of representatives from the Ghana Police, Immigration, National Security, Ministries of Foreign Affairs, Education, Gender and Social Welfare, Attorney General and Justice and the National Disaster Management Organization with an observer status for UNHCR representation.

Board functions are performed within the following legal framework: Ghana Refugee Law of 1992; the 1951 UN Convention Relating to the Status of Refugees; the 1969 OAU Convention Governing Specific Aspects of Refugee Problems in Africa. GRB’s day-to-day affairs are handled by a Secretariat under an Executive Secretary appointed by the President on the advice of the Public Service Commission.

GRB is seeking to recruit suitably motivated and qualified persons for the following positions: Finance Officer

Purpose

•   To provide operational support for the financial administration of the Board

Duties and Responsibilities

•   Provides technical guidance and directives to the team members in line with the set objectives of the Board.
•   Designs and maintains effective accounting and internal control systems.
•   Prepares annual budget and financial statements in accordance with approved standards; and
•   Collates data for the analyses of financial transactions, recording and keeping the books of accounts.
•   Checks and vets all financial documents before payments are made, and ensures that details are properly entered into the appropriate ledgers.
•   Drafts technical reports on the performance of the section.

Qualification Required & Experience

•   A member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants, Ghana (ICA, GH) or a professional accounting body recognized by (ICA, GH).
•   A bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or a related discipline from a recognized tertiary institution.
•   A minimum of one (1) year post qualification relevant work experience in a reputable organization.
•   Must pass a competitive selection interview conducted by the Board in collaboration with the Public Services Commission.

Competencies

•   Conversant with major Accounting software.
•   Capacity to inspire and motivate.
•   Communication, writing, reporting and presentation skills.
•   ICT skills.
•   Knowledge of project and programs management

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

Please send your CV and statement of purpose to:

[email protected]

Only those who meet the criteria above should apply

Closing Date: 31 May, 2019

Job Vacancy For Finance Manager

Posted on: May 10th, 2019 by Ghana Jobs

{Confidential,Accra,Full-Time,GH,Degree, N/A,10 Jun-2019};

A reputable financial institution invites applications from suitably qualified Ghanaians who are goal oriented, results driven with exceptional leadership qualities and enthusiasm for appointment to the position of: Finance Manager

Job Purpose

• To be responsible for all the Finance, Accounting, Budgetary and Strategic planning functions of the institution in light off organizational objectives and goals

Duties and Responsibilities

• Prepare and maintain timely and accurate financial statements and reports that are appropriate for the users and in accordance with generally accepted accounting principles (GAAP) and International Financial Reporting Standards (IFRS)
• Ensure compliance with internal financial and accounting policies and procedures
• Manage cash flow and prepare cash flow forecasts in accordance with policy
• Ensure that all statutory requirements like Prudential Returns, SSF, PAYE, Withholding Taxes are met
• Evaluate financial impact of new business ventures

Qualification Required & Experience

• A minimum of qualification of a Degree in Accountancy / Finance. A professional qualification in a relevant discipline would be an added advantage
• Highly computer literacy with good knowledge in Microsoft Applications would be an added advantage
• Should be between the ages of 35 to 45 years.
• Should have at least 10 years relevant working experience in the role

Competencies and Skills

• Excellent communication, interpersonal and presentation skills
• Excellent leadership, analytical and problem-solving skills
• High sense of integrity

Remuneration: Competitive and attractive

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

Interested and qualified persons should forward their applications, together with their curriculum vitae to the under-mentioned address to:

[email protected]

Closing Date: 10 June, 2019

Job Vacancy For Treasurer

Posted on: April 18th, 2019 by Ghana Jobs

{Confidential,Accra,Full-Time,GH,Degree,10 years,30 Apr-2019};

A reputable marketing company wants for immediate employment, a well-motivated person to fill the position of a Treasurer.

Basic Function

• The Treasurer Position will be responsible for corporate liquidity, investments and basic management related to the company’s financial activities.

Principal Accountabilities

• Forecast cash flow positions related to Borrowing needs and funds avaliable for investments
• Ensure that sufficient funds are available to meet ongoing operations or capital investment requirements
• Maintain Banking relationships
• Arrange for equity financing and Debt Financing
• Monitor the activities of Third Parties handling outsouced Treasury functions on behalf of the company
• Advise management on the liquidity aspect of its short and long range planning
• Oversee extension of credit to customers
• Maintain a system of policies and procedures that show an adequate level of control over Treasury Activities

Qualification Required & Experience

• Bachelor’s Degree in Finance and Accounting plus 10 years progressively responsible experience as Treasurer for a major company
• Bank Account Management

Related Courses

• Corporate Finance
• Corporate cash management
• Working capital management

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

Applicants should submit their applications, CVs and relevant documents to:

[email protected]

Prefacing the subject matter with “Treasurer”

Closing Date: 30 April, 2019

Job Vacancy For Financial Controller

Posted on: April 3rd, 2019 by Ghana Jobs

{Confidential,Accra,Full-Time,GH,Degree,5 years,12 Apr-2019};

A reputable educational institution seeks to fill this vacancy position at its Head Office: Financial Controller

Main Duties and Responsibilities

• Responsible for sound financial management, reporting and planning
• Provide financial advisory service to the organisation at all levels and responsible for monitoring, evaluating and coordinating all financial activities of the organisation, not excluding the non-core business
• Direct/control the accounting system and prepare budgets, cash flow statements and final accounts
• Analyse the consolidated monthly, quarterly and annual budgets for management information and organise Draft Final Accounts for external auditing
• Responsible for payroll processing and related functions, including deductions, e.g. Taxes and social security’s, as well as Accounts Payable processing, bank reconciliation and data entries
• Present daily briefings to the Director, or any senior office acting in that high office, on the true state of the financial health of the institution
• Any other assignment with financial implications that might be assigned
• Undertake any other duties that may be assigned

Qualification Required & Experience

• A minimum of University degree in Accounting, Finance, Business or related field
• A chartered accountant with a minimum of 5 years experience at senior management level
• Experience in the operation of computerized financial systems
• Ability to develop professional business reports very essential
• Previous experience of project controlling is preferred
• Confident can-do attitude with a strong sense of purpose
• Structured, independent, and ability to take on ownership from start to finish of tasks/projects

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

Interested and qualified candidates should forward their applications with CVs and a one-page self profile highlighting previous experiences, achievements and personal attributes that best justify the application to:

[email protected]

Or call us on:

0244-363751 / 0204-363751

Closing Date: 12 April, 2019

Job Vacancy For Head of Finance & Systems

Posted on: April 2nd, 2019 by Ghana Jobs

{Confidential,Accra,Full-Time,GH,Degree,8 years,12 Apr-2019};

A reputable finance house seeks to recruit persons to the below: Head of Finance & Systems

Job Description

• Analysing changes within the financial services industry at large and advising management accordingly
• Formulating strategic and long – term business plans
• Developing financial management mechanisms that minimizes financial risk
• Liaising with auditors and the Bank of Ghana on all statutory and regulatory issues
• Producing executive management report to the Board of Directors
• Supervise the preparation and management of budgets
• Develop external relationships with appropriate contact e.g auditors, the bankers and statutory organizations such as the GRA & SSNIT
• Arrange new sources of finance for a company’s debt facilities
• Keeping abreast of changes in financial regulations and legislation
• Manage information technology and computer systems
• Ensure the planning, organizing and evaluating IT and electronic data
• Ensure IT act in alignment with user needs and systems for functionality to contribute to organisation policy
• Ensure security of data, network access and systems and backup systems
• Ensure preservation of assets, information security and control structures

Qualification Required & Experience

• A good first degree
• Must have a qualified Accounting certification
• A certificate or exposure in IT is preferred
• A minimum of 8 years experience in financial services
• Must have working knowledge in the use of ERPs
• Networking & hardware exposure is required
• Database management exposure is required
• Functional knowledge of the IFRS and Bank of Ghana reporting guidelines
• Good understanding of Economics & strategic position for not less than 5 years

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

Please submit your CVs with a one page cover letter to:

[email protected]

Closing Date: 12 April, 2019

Job Vacancy For Finance Officer

Posted on: March 26th, 2019 by Ghana Jobs

{Little Explorers Montessori Plus,Accra,Full-Time, GH,N/A, N/A,25 Apr-2019};

Little Explorers Montessori Plus is seeking to recruit Finance Officer.

Job Summary

• We are looking for a Finance Administrator to run our company’s day-to-day accounting procedures.
• Finance Administrator responsibilities include maintaining records of all transactions, preparing monthly and quarterly financial reports and processing reimbursements

Qualification Required & Experience

• Applicants must have keen interest in the Montessori Philosophy and must be willing to complete an ongoing training training while actively working to improve personal knowledge and understanding of the Montessori system.
• All above applicants must be proficient in MS Office and internet research

Location: Accra

How To Apply For The Job

To submit your application, click on the link below and complete all relevant fields on the online application form.

Click Here To Apply Online

Closing Date: 25 April, 2019

 

Job Vacancy For Finance Officer

Posted on: February 15th, 2019 by Ghana Jobs

{University of Education – Winneba,Winneba,Full-Time,GH,Degree, 12 years,22 Mar-2019};

The University of Education, Winneba announces for the information of the Academic community and the General Public vacancy for Finance Officer.

The Position

• The Finance Officer is the head of the Finance Office and shall be responsible, under the Vice-Chancellor, for the financial administration of the University

Qualification required & experience

The Person

The applicant must be:

• a distinguished professional with capacity to motivate and direct staff
• above reproach and must exhibit a high sense of industry, leadership qualities and organisational skills, possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills
• a member of a recognised professional (Accountancy/Auditing) body (ICA/ACCA/CIMA/CA/CPA, etc) possession of a master’s degree preferably, MBA/MSc. in Accounting/Finance would be an advantage
• S/he must also have
• Considerable experience in corporate governance
• Served in a university or an analogous institution, or a in a reputable and recognised practising firm, industry, commerce and or public sector in a management position
• a minimum of 15 years post-qualification experience
• a minimum of 12 years post-professional qualification experience

Terms of Appointment

The appointment is full-time. The successful applicant should be able to serve a 4 year term of office before attaining the compulsory retiring age 60 years

Location: Winneba

How To Apply For The Job

Interested applicants are requested to submit an application letter together with the following:

• 10 copies of curriculum vitae (CV), including names and addresses of the 3 referees
• 10 copies of a three-page statement of candidate’s vision for the Directorate

Application should be forwarded under registered cover marked “Applications for Principal, College of Technology Education, Kumasi to the following addresses:

The Chairman
Search Committee for Principal
c/o The Registrar
University of Education, Winneba
Post Office Box 25
Winneba,CR
Ghana

Or

The Chairman
Search Committee for Principal
c/o The Office Manager
Universities of Ghana Overseas Office
Ghana University House
321 city Road
London ECIV ILJ
United Kingdom

Closing Date: 22 March, 2019

Job Vacancy For Finance Officer

Posted on: January 11th, 2019 by Ghana Jobs

{Healthy Habits Global Ltd,Spintex,Full-Time,GH,HND / Degree,N/A,28 Feb-2019};

Healthy Habits Global Ltd is seeking to recruit a Finance Officer.

Job Description:

• Assisting in the preparation of budgets
• Managing records and receipts
• Reconciling daily, monthly and yearly transactions
• Preparing balance sheets
• Processing invoices
• Developing an in-depth knowledge of organizational products and process
• Providing customer service to clients
• Resolve financial disputes raised by the customer service and sales teams
• Being a key point of contact for other departments on financial and accounting matters
• Supporting the Finance Manager and executives with projects and tasks when required

Qualification Required & Experience

• HND/First Degree in relevant field and must be Computer Literate

Salary: GHS 1500-1800

Location: Spintex

How To Apply For The Job

Interested and qualified applicants should send their Curriculum Vitae to:

[email protected]

Closing Date: 28 February, 2019

Job Vacancy For Finance Officers

Posted on: October 25th, 2018 by Ghana Jobs

{Confidential,Accra,Full-Time,GH,Degree,N/A,22 Nov-2018};

An innovative and fast-growing group is seeking experienced and self-motivated persons to fill the following vacancy: Finance Officers

Job Summary

• Providing back office support in the finance department
• Update and monitor schedules of LCs issued by the company
• Daily update exchange rate in ERP reporting regularly on trends
• Generate internal documentation for negotiated forex transactions with banks
• Developing and managing financial models
• Serve as a liaison between finance and accounts departments on account reconciliations

Qualification Required & Experience

• Bachelor’s degree, postgraduate degree in Finance and accounting, economics or any relevant business field
• Professional certification and membership will be an advantage but not required
• Proven work experience as a Finance Officer or similar role
• Solid knowledge of financial and accounting procedures
• Experience using financial software
• Advanced MS Excel skills
• Excellent analytical and numerical skills
• Strong ethics, with an ability to manage confidential data

Location: Accra

How to Apply For the Job

Kindly send your resumes and applications to:

[email protected]

Stating the role you are applying for as the subject of the email

Closing Date: 22 November, 2018

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