The Client is an offshore company that has strong ties to the maritime industry and well established player in the industry.
The Role of the Financial Controller would be to be at the forefront of the accounting team to direct them and to have them work as one entity. This will entail working with them respective teams to revamp the calibre and control of the GL and FPA functions. You will have to take supervision and control of the operational accounting, payables, receivables and tax areas for the group of companies. You will be deep in the involvement of various projects which vary from construction of new system and the delivery of the aforementioned systems into production as well as evaluation for computerisation. As the Financial Controller , you will be spurring the best practices and playing a distinguishable part in how the departments manage process. Having excellent interpersonal skills will allow you to lead as your staff will be able to relate to you and allow them to work as a whole. You must have an commercial focus to be able to translate the data and in turn materialise it to aid the company along with a comfortability with various audit procedures to ease through the company during its audit phase and help them understand in layman terms. Understanding how the capitalisation of maritime assets along with monitoring any fluctuations in the debt programs and bank covenants. Capable of helping any impromptu works or project and comfortability of valuation funds and business forecasting.
A degree in either the Accounting , Business or Finance fields as well as holding a professional accounting qualification. A minimum of 10 years work experience , which 3 of it as a senior role or financial controller level. Having experience and the understanding of Oracle will be an added advantage. Strong leadership skills to inspire the staff along with the ability to have a creative mind set which allows you to have a new approach to problems. Must be a pioneer and the ability to promote and execute changes independently. You have to be diligent and scrupulous and the ability to work under pressure. Experience in the Maritime industry will be an added advantage
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