Chief Accountant


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Job Description

The Organisation is a financial services institution with the objective of increasing access to finance for Ghanaian enterprises, particularly small and medium enterprises (SMEs). Our client also provides wholesale financing/lines of credit and partial credit guarantees to eligible financial institutions.

On behalf of our client, we now invite applications from experienced professionals for the following vacancy: Chief Accountant

Role Summary

Reporting to the Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Finance, the Chief Accountant would :

• Provide senior level support to financial and strategic planning, resource mobilization and the strengthening of the non-statutory financial resources and instruments;
• Manage treasury functions including capital markets and investment activities; financial reporting and loan administration;
• Have oversight of asset/liability management,
• Drive expert administration of the financial resources of the organization.

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

• Minimum of 12 years experience in the Development Finance or
• Financial Services sector, with at least 8 years experience in a similar role Bachelors degree in Accounting, Finance or any related field.
• A Masters degree in Accounting, Finance or any other relevant field is an advantage.
• Relevant professional certifications & membership professional associations in Ghana or abroad in will be an added advantage (e.g. ACCA, CA, CFA, etc.)
• Experience in Financial Services or related sector within Africa is a plus.

Additional expertise in one or more of the following areas will be an advantage:

• Information Technology
• Strategy and Organizational Design
• Environmental, Social, and Corporate Governance (ESG).

Job Overview

  • Job Type: Full Time
  • Minimum Qualification: Bachelors Degree
  • Work Experience: 5 - 10 Years
  • Job Category: Accountancy
  • Job Expires On: 21-Sept-2021

Company Information

PWC Ghana

How To Apply

Apply by email

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