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Careers in Africa - Commerce

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Available Positions

  1. Chief Financial Officer
  2. Corporate Development Associate (PE)
  3. Associate in Portfolio Operations
  4. Director HR
  5. Strategic Finance - Multinational
  6. Chief Financial Officer
  7. Chief Financial officer
  8. Transaction Services Director
1) Position:Chief Financial Officer
Description: One of the Gas and Power Limited developers in Nigeria seeks to appoint a Chief Financial Officer to managing and reporting on the financing and expenditure profile of company Gas Sale and Purchase Contracts, Power Purchase Agreements

Key responsibilities will be,
•Develops and articulate a comprehensive financial and risk management strategy for the business based on business growth and plans.
• Supports the CEO in managing strategic key relationships with financial partners to ensure strong and effective alliances are maintained for the growth of the business.
• Communicates/reports key information to the Board of Directors and other internal/external stakeholders as regards regulatory issues, marketplace needs, the competitive environment, business performance and other pertinent issues
• Manages the company’s asset, debt, cost and profitability position and establishes an appropriate frame work for the prompt rendition of returns/dividends to investors, and for repayments of short and long-term debt (monitors/manages facilitates with financial institutions)

• Degree in Business Administration, Finance, Economics, Accounting or other related area
• An Master of Business Administration is an advantage
• Minimum 15 years cognate work experience in Financial / Management Accounting, the last 7 years must have been in management role in a reputable and structured business environment, preferably in a Nigerian or International Oil & Gas Company
Area: Nigeria
2) Position:Corporate Development Associate (PE)
Description: International PE firm has made a significant investment into a high growth manufacturing and distribution business and seek an international MBA with 3 years + M & A, strategic finance or strategic experience to join the leadership team of this rapidly expanding portfolio company.
Backed by significant capital, you will review and develop business growth opportunities as the build their business into Central and West Africa as they action a ""build or buy"" approach to achieving
Area: Kenya/ Nigeria
3) Position:Associate in Portfolio Operations
Description: One of the leading private equity firms seeks to appoint an Associate in Portfolio Operations to providing support in the form of analytical work, directly to Partners in the Portfolio Operations Group, for a Two year fixed term contract or secondment, followed by exit to business school, into a portfolio company or other.

Key responsibilities will be:
• Candidate will work with portfolio companies to track performance
• Assist partners with driving change in portfolio companies through high quality detailed analysis of financial results, KPIs and third party data
• Prepare quarterly portfolio review materials for internal review
• Prepare presentation materials for quarterly portfolio reviews for several portfolio companies and participate in the presentation of these reviews at internal firm wide meetings
• Investigate and analyse a specific element of portfolio company performance examples might include: the analysis of fuel consumption by site in a tower leasing company
• Operational due diligence for new investment opportunities: visit the target company (with the Partner) and make an assessment of the quality of financial management and reporting in the company
• Assist investment team in developing an excel model of the target company

• Bachelor degree
• 3- 4 years accounting or management consulting experience with top tier firm
• Investment banking, Private Equity or VC experience an advantage
• All Highly analytical, driven professional with strong knowledge of finance
• Fluency in French will be an added advantage

If you have the right credentials please email your resume to nozipho@intrepidhr.co.za
Area: Kenya / Nigeria
4) Position:Director HR
Description: We are looking for an accomplished, energetic and driven Human Resource Director for Five year Contract.
The successful candidate will be reporting to the Divisional Manager for Corporate Services
• The candidate will be responsible for the Strategically direct and manage the HR Department,
• Actively contribute to the strategic planning of the Division and Commission.
• Identify and implement strategic Human Resource policies to be in line with the best practices and legislation.
• Offer counselling to staff in terms of the Employee Assistance Programme
• Manage the payroll and employee benefits
• Manage the training and development of staff in the line with Workplace skills Plan and other legislative frameworks
• Provide strategic human resource planning
• Recruitment in line with the Commissions Employments Equity Plan
• Develop and Implement remuneration strategic and staff retention
• Performance Management and Labour Relations functions

• An Honours Degree in Human Resource is the Minimum requirement; Master’s degree in Business administration will be an advantage an added advantage.
• 5 Years overall working experience of which3 years must be managerial experience
• Psychometric Assessments experience
• Competencies in the following areas are essential: recruitment and selections; training and development; employment equity planning; organisational development; employee administration; IR administrations, succession planning; remuneration and benefits ; HR information systems; reporting and data analysis; performance management and Labour planning administration,
• The candidate must be a strategic thinker with strong analytical communication and inter-personal skills
• Ability to exercise sound judgment s; good organizational skills and proven leadership abilities will be highly recommended

If you have the right credentials please email your resume to crystal@intrepidhr.co.za
Salary:R 8 million
Area: Pretoria Metro, Gauteng
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