Head of Finance

Mauritius Permanent
  • Distribution
  • Retail Industry

About Our Client

Our client a well-established company in Mauritius, is currently looking for a Head of Finance with diverse experience

Job Description

The role of the Head of Finance will be to:

  • Oversee the day-to-day planning, managing and controlling of all financial activities of the division
  • Lead the stock control and inventory activities of the division
  • Manage treasury, projects financing and cash flow requirements
  • Liaise and negotiate with financial institutions
  • Prepare monthly Management Accounts and reporting packs for consolidation and compile the Finance section of the Board packs
  • Develop and maintain accounting & finance strategies to meet the division's short and long-term objectives
  • Prepare business plans for new projects both local and regionally
  • Lead business planning, accounting/finance forecasting, tax aspects and budgeting efforts of the division
  • Manage and monitor the performance of the finance department and ensure that all internal controls are being properly exercised and maintained.
  • Work closely with the internal & external auditors to ensure compliance and timely preparation of yearly statutory financial statements
  • Provide relevant timely information to the business partners in the division

The Successful Applicant

The Head of Finance will be based in Mauritius and will require the following attributes:

  • Qualified professional with at least 5 years' experience in a senior management position.
  • In-depth knowledge of risk management practices
  • Strategic thinker with excellent analytical and leadership skills
  • Strong team player working with cross functional teams
  • Excellent communication, negotiation, and interpersonal skills
  • Result oriented with ability to maintain standards of corporate governance principles

What's on Offer

This is a great opportunity for someone who is looking for an exciting challenge and ready to gain significant experience within an outstanding company.

Our Client is offering an attractive remuneration structure plus several benefits

Dominik Lippke
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Phone number
+230 206 0039

Job summary

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Consultant name
Dominik Lippke
Consultant phone
+230 206 0039
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