Finance Director (Grade 15)

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Finance Director (Grade 15)

  • Post Date:July 28, 2021
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  • Career Level Executive
    Qualification Degree
    Experience 5-10 Years
Job Description

Galaway Management Services has been retained by one of its clients – a Local Authority to recruit and select a suitable candidate for the position of FINANCE DIRECTOR (GRADE 15). The position reports to the Town Secretary

Main Duties

  • Responsible for prudent management of Council’s financial Affairs
  • Providing professional advice to Council on all financial matters
  • Responsible for designing and implementation of sound financial and accounting systems
  • Responsible for coordinating the crafting and implementation of Council budgets
  • Ensuring that all accounting books are kept upto date and balanced
  • Production of final accounts timeously
  • Any other duties as assigned by the Town Secretary from time to time

Qualifications & Experience

  • The ideal candidate must possess a recognised degree in Accounting, Finance or equivalent qualification
  • The candidate should be a member of any of the following professional branches: CIMA, CISA, IMTA, ZPFA or other recognised bodies
  • A sound background of financial management at a senior level for a period of at least five years
  • As this is a senior and key position in council, the ideal candidate should be mature and at least 40 years of age.

The ideal person should possess the following attributes:

  • Strong analytical skills
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Good leadership qualities
  • Self-motivation and team spirit

Interested applicants are requested to send their CVs in word format via email to [email protected] stating the position they are applying for.

Closing date for applications is Friday the 30th July 2021 at 17:00 hrs.

Applications will be considered as they will be received.