Finance Director job at CVPeople Tanzania
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Vacancy title:
Finance Director

[ Type: FULL TIME , Industry: Business Management and Administration , Category: Finance, Insurance & Real Estate ]

Jobs at:

CVPeople Tanzania

Deadline of this Job:
19 November 2021  

Duty Station:
Within Tanzania , Dar es Salaam , East Africa

Date Posted: Friday, November 05, 2021 , Base Salary: Not Disclosed

Job Description Accountabilities
• Development & enablement of Business Strategy and finance
• functional strategies in partnership with MD, Exec and GFD
• respectively.
• Maximise value creation and efficiency of sales & marketing
• programmes through effective decision support with Sales &
• Marketing teams.
• To ensure all financial controls are in place and lead the
• development & implementation of Controls, Compliance &
• Governance agenda for the company
• Ensure effective & efficient system infrastructure working with SAP
• and fully leverage offerings of shared services.
• Build effective relationships with customers/distributors to
• enhance the RTM in partnership with Sales team.
• Support Board and MD in strategic direction setting through timely
• and complete performance analysis and communication
• Bring rigour into decision-making across the Business in order to drive
• performance.
• Self Confidence and ownership – you have to show initiative and take
• lead in all aspects of the business.
• People Performance – you have to create and establish effective
• working relationships across the business in particular with the Executive
• team and Extended Leadership team. Within this you have to be flexible in
• your interpersonal style and culturally sensitive. You also have to take the
• lead in actively developing your people.
• Edge – you must be strong willed and decisive. You have to be
• prepared to make the tough decisions and see them through in order to
• drive the performance of the business.
• Strong relationship with central functions in company, understanding and
• leveraging of best practices, ability to maneuver through the complex
• processes and make sure that the client's accesses all opportunities.
• Living the values – Demonstrating infectious passion for the business,
• its customers, brands and people
• Manage external relationships including revenue authority, other
• authorities, banks, etc.
• Strategic Business Management
• Constructively challenge, input and maximise value in key
• business areas and drive exceptional business performance
• (raise the bar), constantly seek improved value from existing
• Business e.g. Value Chain Analysis, cost to serve, brand value
• engineering, CAPEX investment appraisal
• Drive robust strategic planning processes to deliver Mission &
• strategic plans for the business and drive cost centre variance
• reporting, tracking overheads across the business to ensure
• control of overspends.
• MFV leader - Provide coaching support to Commercial teams
• and functions
• Ensure solid and constructive relationships with external
• stakeholders, particularly banks and government institutions
• Provide cover for MD in her absence, sit on the board to report
• on business financial performance.
• Strategic Finance Management
• Ensure financial reports are accurate, timely and within the
• the client reporting standards on monthly, quarterly and year
• end and network with Subsidiary Finance heads to ensure
• integrated financial management.
• Measure working capital performance against set KPIs and take
• corrective steps when deviations occur, ensuring management of
• stores department that leads to optimal stock levels and reduces
• wastage.
• Through relevant recruitment, training and development,
• maintain a competent and well-motivated finance team.
• Internal Controls Custodian
• Energise and provide the mind set for the organisation around
• the business performance management ethic and enforce
• budgetary controls
• Drive IFRS & CARM to be fully embedded across Business &
• track progress and action on areas of non-conformance and coordinate all audit work in business.

Requirements Qualifications:
• MBA in Finance or equivalent.
• Qualified Accountant (ACCA, CPA (T)).
• Proficient in the use of ERP systems such as SAP.
• Proficiency in the use of finance reporting systems and advanced
• knowledge of excel and Presentation
• Experience:
• At least 10 years finance management experience, with at least 5 years
• in senior management in a reputable international organization.
• Experience in FMCG will be an added advantage.
• Inability to manage key stakeholders expectations

Work Hours: 8

Experience in Months: 120

Level of Education:
Bachelor Degree


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Job Info
Job Category: Accounting/ Finance jobs in Tanzania
Job Type: Full-time
Deadline of this Job: 19 November 2021
Duty Station: Dar es Salaam
Posted: 05-11-2021
No of Jobs: 1
Start Publishing: 06-11-2021
Stop Publishing (Put date of 2030): 06-11-2065
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