Chief Financial Officers (CFO) at Lefort Consulting Limited

  • Lefort Consulting Limited is a technology driven professional service provider, in the areas of Accounting, Business Solution Consulting, Human Resource Management, and Audit and Tax Advisory Services.

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    Chief Financial Officers (CFO)

    • Job Type Full Time
    • Qualification BA/BSc/HND
    • Experience 10 years
    • Location Abuja
    • Job Field Finance / Accounting / Audit&nbsp

    Job type: Remote

    Job Summary

    This role is responsible for the performance of effective risk management and planning of  Organization’s financial strategy.

    Development of a robust financial strategy and metrics that track the attainment of the overall corporate goals.

    Roles & Responsibilities

    Accurate Reporting.

    • Review of monthly management reports for accuracy, completion, and proper classification.
    • Financial Analysis: Monthly financial analysis with financial ratios and scenario analysis.
    • Budgeting and Forecasting: Annual Budget and Budgetary Control, Monthly Budget and Budgetary Control.
    • Net Cashflow Maximization: Continuous recommendation on the best ways to utilize net cashflows.
    • Liaison with third parties on behalf of client.

    Funding Opportunities.

    • Advice on best funding opportunities available for client at every point.
    • Application for funding opportunities.
    • Representation: Virtual representation as CFO, Physical representation as CFO.
    • Internal Control: Periodic review of Internal controls and recommendations.
    • Digital Innovation: Recommending digital innovations that can improve business processes and performance, Spearheading the deployment of digital innovation.
    • Minimizing tax liabilities: Tax Planning at the beginning of the period, Tax planning at filing stage.



    • Minimum of a First Degree B.Sc / B.A in Accounting, Finance or relevant field.
    • Relevant professional certifications e.g. Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA), Institute of Chartered Accountants of Nigeria (ICAN), Association of Certified and Chartered Accountants (ACCA) or its equivalent is required.
    • Previous experience in financing and debt structure.
    • Proven track record of raising capital.
    • Strong knowledge of accounting and internal control principles, operational risk evaluation and governance frameworks in financial institutions.
    • Good knowledge of IFRS accounting principles.
    • Excellent knowledge of corporate financial law.
    • Hands-on experience with risk management.
    • Hands-on experience with financial management software.
    • Excellent time-management and organizational skills.
    • Excellent communication, interpersonal and leadership skills.
    • Problem solver and critical thinker mindset.


    At least Ten (10) years experience in the finance industry.

    Skills/Technical Competencies

    • Finance Acumen
    • Cost Optimization
    • Budgeting and financial forecasting
    • Financial Analysis and Interpretation
    • Financial Accounting
    • Financial Management
    • Business planning and analysis
    • Investment planning and portfolio management
    • Corporate finance
    • Financial reporting
    • Financial modelling and analysis
    • Tax planning/management
    • Knowledge of relevant Accounting software

    Method of Application

    Interested and qualified candidates should forward their CV to: [email protected] using the position as subject of email.

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