Chief Finance Officer Job Placement – Grainpulse Uganda Limited

Job Title:      Chief
Finance Officer
Organization: Grainpulse
Uganda Limited
Duty Station: Kampala,
About US:
Grainpulse Ltd is
Uganda’s number one dealer in Agro-Inputs, Grain and Coffee. We continue
expanding everyday to meet our clientele needs.
Job Summary:  The Chief Finance Officer (CFO) will be
responsible for a well-functioning finance and accounting system. He/ She will
be responsible for all the financial management aspects of the Company
including: planning, organizing and control of all financial resources,
corporate financial management, and financial risk management including
Key Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Lead the development and delivery of the finance strategy, within the
    overall corporate strategy;
  • Take accountability for the financial performance of the company
    through effective planning, control and reporting;
  • Review and update the Accounting and Financial Reporting System of
    the company;
  • Establish and improve upon the existing internal controls and
  • Manage key financial relationships with stakeholders including
    external auditors and bankers among others;
  • Manage all financial risks and exposures of the company and mitigate
    key elements of the company’s risk profile;
  • Take the lead financial advisory role for the senior management team,
    directors and the entire company, for prudent management and utilisation
    of company resources;
  • Ensure appropriate funding levels for the company;
  • Measure and report on company financial and operational performance;
  • Ensure compliance with applicable statutory codes and accounting
    principles, regulations;
  • Support the development of new businesses through scrutinising
    potential investments;
  • Provide leadership and performance management support to the finance
    and administration team, including annual review of the team’s

Qualifications, Skills and Experience: 
  • The ideal candidate must have a Bachelor’s degree in Business,
    Accounting, Statistics, Finance or related fields, and be a qualified
    accountant (ACCA, CPA, CFA) with a proven track record of at least eight
    years of progressive managerial experience in finance related areas.
  • A Master’s degree in business and/or finance would be an additional
    advantage, as would finance and accounting experience working in the
    agribusiness sector.
  • Ability to develop as well as drive strategy for growth;
  • Strong accounting knowledge and financial analysis skills;
  • Excellent communication and influencing skills;
  • Excellent leadership skills and ability to exercise judgement based
    on accurate and timely analyses;
  • Strong business acumen and project management experience; and
  • Proven experience in supporting staff development, performance and
    career progression.
How to Apply:
All suitably
qualified candidates are encouraged to send their applications and updated
resumes to 
Deadline: 10th May 2019
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