Finance Director

€100,000 - €125,000  |  Malta

Our client is looking for an experienced Finance Director to oversee the finance and accounting operations in their organization. Reporting to the CEO, the finance director’s responsibilities include providing strategic and financial guidance to ensure that the organization's strategic, business and financial commitments are met, and all aspects of financial governance including the implementation and adherence of all necessary policies, processes and procedures to ensure the sound financial management and control of the organization’s business.

Responsibilities:

  • Contribute to the achievement of the organization's business objectives by providing advice and guidance on financial strategy.
  • Be responsible for the organization’s overall financial health, liquidity, balance sheet resilience, profitability and capital structure.
  • Lead and direct finance staff to ensure that they are appropriately motivated, supported and developed, and that they carry out their responsibilities to the required standards.
  • Attend Board meetings as required, presenting and reporting accurate and timely financial information.
  • Work with the Board on long-term strategic planning; evaluating and advising on fiscal impact. 
  • Identify, assess, and respond to ongoing and emerging risks to the organization, and ensure compliance with regulations and laws in the countries in which the organization operates.
  • Analyse cash flow, cost controls, expenses and all financial statements to pinpoint potential areas for improvement.
  • Engage with shareholders, lenders and other 3rd party investors, enhancing investor confidence through sound financial planning and financial asset management. 
  • Set up and lead the organization’s M&A team, responsible for all aspects of financial due diligence.
  • Develop and maintain a check of internal controls to safeguard the financial assets of the organization
  • Establish and be responsible for good relations with the respective financial authorities and agencies in different countries
  • Monitor banking activities and ensure adequate cash flow to meet the organization’s needs
  • Train and increase awareness and knowledge related to financial management matters across the organization.
  • Lead and oversee the implementation, upgrading and maintenance of all financial and accounting software solutions and other relevant technology systems 

 

Skill-sets and Requirements

  • Experience of strategic and operational planning and execution.
  • Proven experience in mergers and acquisitions, and investor engagement.
  • Thorough understanding of business principles and practices.
  • Strong interpersonal skills and experience in partnering with an executive team
  • Ability to lead and motivate teams to deliver high quality services

Education & Experience

  • Advanced degree in accounting or finance; MBA, CMA and/or CPA highly desirable.
  • 10+ years in progressively responsible financial leadership roles, preferably in a large organization.

Job Reference: LO132


  • Primary job focus
    Finance
  • Job type
    Full Time
  • Employment level
    Director
  • Employer industry
    Education & Training

All Finance Jobs in Malta involve understanding and managing of finances for private clients and organisations. Jobs in finance include client audit, compliance, corporate administration, pensions, trusts, risk and wealth management jobs.

  • Job Reference
    LO132
  • Closing Date
    31/05/2021
  • Date Published
    07/04/2021
  • Status
    Processing

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