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Finance Manager at Lifegain

  • Full Time
  • Lusaka
  • 00 USD / Year
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The  Finance manager position is accountable for the Finance and administration functions of the company, to include the development of a financial and operational strategy, metrics tied to that strategy, and the ongoing development and monitoring of control systems designed to preserve company assets and report accurate financial results.


Assist in formulating the company’s future direction and supporting tactical initiatives;

Monitor and direct the implementation of strategic business plans;

Develop financial and tax strategies;

Manage the capital request and budgeting processes

Develop performance measures that support the company’s strategic direction.

Participate in key decisions as a member of the executive management team

Maintain in-depth relations with all members of the management team

Manage the accounting, tax, and treasury and administration functions

Oversee the financial operations of the company

Manage any third parties to which includes accounting, or finance functions have been outsourced (Auditors and all consulting jobs)

Oversee the company’s transaction processing systems

Implement operational best practices

Oversee the issuance of financial information

Report financial results to management, board of directors and to the regulators timely

Corporate Budgeting

Lead external audit process

Understand and mitigate key elements of the company’s risk profile as it relates to the finance function

Monitor all open legal issues involving the company in liaison with the legal team to ensure company is not exposed.

Construct and monitor reliable control financial systems

Maintain appropriate insurance coverage for all items that need to be insured

Ensure that the company complies with all regulatory requirements

Ensure that record keeping meets the requirements of regulators and also external auditors

Report financial related risk issues to the audit committee of the board of directors

Maintain relations with external auditors and investigate their findings and recommendations

Provide monthly collection/liquity targets to Credit on all liquidity organisation team

Monitor Cash Balances and Cash Flow Forecasts on ongoing basis

Arrange for Debt Financing and Equity Financing facilities where needed

Ensure cash flow is appropriate for the organization’s operations

Decide on investment strategies by considering cash and liquidity risk before Funds are invested

Preparation of Monthly/quarterly management reports and presentation of the results to the CEO and management

Financial Reports

Ensure the end of year Financial Audit Report is concluded within 3 Months after the reporting period end

Reporting to the Board and relevant committees


2-3 years work experience in a Micro- Finance Sector in a similar role

Grade 12 School Certificate with 5 credits including English and Mathematics

Bachelor’s degree in accountancy/finance

ACCA/CIMA qualification and membership with ZICA

Should be below 35years of age