Finance Manager for Africa Editec Posted on June 11, 2018 3 - 5 years Other - Lebanon Bachelor of Commerce(Commerce). Any Nationality Send Me Jobs Like This SEND Alert Set Successfully Opening 01 Job Description EMAIL JOB SEND Email sent successfully. SHARE JOB THE COMPANY Editec is a successful lottery and sports betting operator, with offerings in over 25 countries across Africa. The company is fast growing, has doubled in size over the last 3 years, and has plans for further expansion. The company is globally recognised as a start-up specialist for gaming operations in emerging markets. THE ROLE The Finance Manager will work with the Operations manager in each prospective country and with the guidance of the Financial Controllers based in London. The Finance Manager is accountable for the administrative, financial, and risk management of the operation, to include the development / execution of a financial and operational strategy, metrics tied to that strategy, and the on-going development and monitoring of control systems designed to preserve company assets and report accurate financial results in a timely manner. This is a unique and high-profile opportunity, working for a company with a clear vision. RESPONSIBILITIES Leading the Finance Department Working in partnership with the CEO, Group CFO and Controllers in London, to generate financial plans, budget, to develop and implement long term business / funding strategy and cash-flow management Participate in key decisions as a member of senior operation management team Assist in formulating the operations future direction and support tactical initiatives Manage the accounting, legal, tax, and treasury departments as required Working with the Controller to implement financial management and month ending process. Partnering with the Controller to develop and lead the company s approach to risk, and fulfil any regulatory requirements and further evolve the financial policies and processes Preparation and overseeing reconciliation of daily cash transfers and finance reports Oversee the company's transaction processing systems and ensure transparency of accounts Understand and mitigate key elements of the operations risk profile Construct and monitor reliable control systems Ensure the operation complies with all legal and regulatory requirements Ensure that record keeping meets the requirements of auditors, gaming board and government agencies Maintain relations with external auditors and investigate their findings and recommendations Maintain banking relationships and accounts Regular field visits to ensure investment has been utilised as intended Preparation of year-end accounts, and managing the annual audit and filing of statutory accounts with authorities. THE CANDIDATE A Qualified Accountant ACCA / CIMA (or equivalent) or QBE or Accounting degree from a top university. Proven track record of managing a finance function in a fast paced and complex environment. Ideally with some experience of managing a small team. Excellent verbal and written communication skills in French Sound understanding of French accounting best practice Advanced expertise with Tally, or Sage Accounting Software (incl. Data-Import) At least 3 to 5 years staff management experience, ideally leading a Finance team within a fast paced and complex business environment Experience in emerging market environments Good knowledge of retail or gaming industry Experience in a service / people orientated environment would be particularly advantageous Because of the large number of applicants we are not able to get back to every application (although we will try). If you don't hear from us within 14 working days, I m afraid that your application has not been successful on this occasion. Company Industry IT - Software Services Department/Functional Area Accounts / Taxation / Audit / Company Secretary Keywords Auditing Tally Reconciliation Risk Management Cash Flow Management Administration Sage Operations Cima REPORT THIS JOB Disclaimer: Naukrigulf.com is only a platform to bring jobseekers & employers together. Applicants are advised to research the bonafides of the prospective employer independently. We do NOT endorse any requests for money payments and strictly advice against sharing personal or bank related information.We also recommend you visit Security Advice for more information. If you suspect any fraud or malpractice, email us at firstname.lastname@example.org People also searched for Finance Manager Jobs Accounts Manager Jobs Finance Controller Jobs Accountant Jobs Accounting Software Jobs Cfo Jobs Finance Function Jobs Editec View Contact Details Contact Name/ Designation: - Website https://www.hirelebanese.com/jobdetails.aspx?id=154350 Additional Information Required Employer has requested some additional information along with your application for this job Cancel Login to Naukrigulf Continue using GOOGLE FACEBOOK All your activity will remain private or Forgot Password?