Chief Financial Officer (Financial Services / CFO / Digital) – Accra, Ghana

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Posted 1 week ago

Reference No. MTSR04

Reference Number: MTSR04


Job Description:

Our client, a leading financial institution in Accra, Ghana, is actively looking for a seasoned Chief Financial Officer (CFO) to join their team. As the CFO, you will occupy a pivotal position within the organization, instrumental in shaping their financial strategy and making significant contributions to their continued growth and success.



  • Strategic Financial Leadership: As the CFO, you will lead the charge in crafting and executing their financial strategy. Your guidance will be vital as they work towards their mission of fostering economic participation and community development in Ghana.
  • Budgeting and Forecasting: You will be at the helm of preparing and executing their annual budgets and forecasts, ensuring they are fully aligned with their mission of empowering individuals and entrepreneurs to achieve financial growth.
  • Financial Analysis: Providing detailed monthly budget variance analysis will be a core responsibility, allowing them to monitor their progress in promoting economic participation and financial growth.
  • Asset Management: Safeguarding their company's assets is crucial, as these resources fuel the developmental aspirations of the communities they serve in Ghana.
  • Payments Oversight: Ensuring the timely and accurate management of payments is key to meeting their financial obligations and supporting real community and economic development.
  • Compliance: Your role will include ensuring strict adherence to tax and regulatory requirements, maintaining professionalism and accuracy at all times.
  • Financial Reporting: Presenting accurate and timely financial reports will showcase their commitment to transparency and accountability.
  • Leadership: As the Chairperson of the Ghana Finance Committee, you will provide financial guidance that aligns with their mission of improving lives and delivering social upliftment.


  • As an ideal candidate, you hold the qualification of a Chartered Accountant (CA) along with a Post Graduate Degree in Accounting.
  • Your extensive experience of 15-20 years in executive management in Ghana demonstrates your commitment to our mission.
  • Excellent communication skills, profound knowledge of accounting and tax principles, a positive attitude, effective management skills, and the ability to make informed decisions are essential attributes for this role.


Benefits and Contractual information:

  • This position offers a competitive compensation package with an opportunity to lead financial strategy.
  • By joining, you become part of a dynamic team committed to making a meaningful impact on Ghana.
  • You'll have the chance to collaborate in Accra, a vibrant city within a country brimming with immense potential.
  • Additional contractual terms and benefits will be discussed during the interview.


If you wish to apply for the position, please send your CV to Matthew Taylor at


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Matthew Taylor

Recruitment Consultant

CA Finance


CA Global will respond to short-listed candidates only. If you have not had any response in two weeks, please consider your application unsuccessful however your CV will be kept on our database for any other suitable positions.


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