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Monday, March 12, 2018

Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Job at A Leading Insurance Company - Career Opportunity in Uganda

Vacancy title:
Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

Jobs at:
A Leading Insurance Company

Deadline of this Job:
21st March 2018

Duty Station:
Kampala, Uganda

Job details:
Our Client, a Leading Insurance Company operating in Uganda and regionally, wishes to recruit a competent individual for the position of Chief Financial Officer (CFO)
Purpose of the Job:
The CFO reports directly to the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and is responsible for all strategic and tactical matters related to budget management, cost benefit analysis, budget/forecasting needs and the securing of new funding.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Monitors financial performance by measuring and analyzing results; initiating corrective actions; minimizing the impact of variances.
  • Maximizes return on invested funds by identifying investment opportunities; maintaining relationships with the investment community.
  • As part of the investment effort, take responsibility for the collection of debts; oversee the efforts of the credit control team
  • Oversee the management and coordination of all fiscal reporting activities for the organization including: organizational revenue/expense and balance sheet reports, reports to funding agencies, development and monitoring of organizational and contract/grant budgets.
  • Oversee all purchasing and payroll activities.
  • Develop and maintain systems of internal controls to safeguard financial assets of the organization.
  •  Project manager on the implementation of new applications and upgrades in Uganda.
  • Submit all statutory and regulatory returns timely and maintain excellent relations with all stakeholders regulator, tax authority, auditors, suppliers, reinsurers and clients
  • Prepare monthly MKF and annual financial statements
Key Requirements:
  • Bachelors’ degree in finance, accounting, business administration, or equivalent.
  • Full professional qualification in ACCA, or CPA.
  • Minimum 10 years of experience as a senior accountant. General and/or Life insurance experience is preferred.
  • 5 years of senior management experience with the day-to-day financial operations of a large organization

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Job application procedure
Interested candidates are invited to send their applications enclosing curriculum vitae, copies of academic, professional certificates and contact addresses of three referees. Applications should be sent by post, courier, hand delivery or e-mail so as to reach not later than close of business on the 21st March 2018 to the following address; The Director, Future Options Consulting Ltd, 4th Floor, DTB Centre, Kampala Road, P.O.BOX 34934 Kampala Email: