Degree in Finance or Accounting.
Post-graduate degree will be added advantage.
Professional qualification/membership in Finance or Accounting (lCAN, CFA, ACCA,)
At least 5 -6 years relevant experience at least two of which must have been in a leadership/supervisory role
In-depth knowledge of generally accepted finance and accounting principles and standards (IFRS, SAS, IAS, etc)
Advanced knowledge and understanding of Financial Management.
Hands-on practical experience and use of accounting packages.
Strong communication skills.
Strong negotiation skills.
Strong presentation and facilitation skills.
Strong quantitative and problem solving skills.
Good appreciation and working knowledge of office productivity tools as well as other tools such as the Oracle Financials.