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Harare, Zimbabwe, Africa
Career Level:
10 years
Job type:
Full time
Apply before:
07 May, 2019

Finance Director

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About this job


The recent restructuring of the GMB created Silo Food Industries Ltd, a new player in the FMCG agro-processing sector. This forward looking, dynamic company now seeks proven go-getters to fill the following positions on a permanent basis.

Finance Director

A self-starter with strong analytical, trouble shooting and problem solving skills.

Professional, business leader and strategic thinker

Job purpose

To safe guard and grow the value of the company by developing, recommending and implementing sound financial, corporate governance, business strategy, risk management and investment policies and practices.

Key Responsibilities

· Provides financial input into the overall company direction and coordination of the risk management of the company.

· Provide strategic recommendations to enhance financial position and new business opportunities.

· Oversees capital structure of the company determining the best of debt, equity and internal financing.

· Makes recommendations on investments strategies by considering risks.

· Prepares and presents financial reports.

· Ensures company accounting policies meet International Accounting Standards and relevant statutory requirements.

· Co-ordinates business analytics and decision support.

· Ensures that the whole company budgets are prepared for use in decision making by the Managing Director or Board of Directors.

· Authorizes and monitors the purchase of all company assets and consumables in line with the company policy and ensure that the budget is adhered to.

· Plans and co-ordinates administrative procedures.

· Ensures that reliable up-to-date IT system is in place.




Qualifications and Experience

· A good first degree in finance, Accounting or equivalent

· Professional qualification like CA or equivalent

· An MBA/ MBL an added advantage

· At least 10 years working experience in a Financial Management position in the FMCG sector, preferably agro-processing.

· Very good working knowledge and skills in a variety of computer packages.



Applications accompanied with detailed Curriculum Vitae and certified copies of qualifications should be emailed to:


No later than 7 May 2019.