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Dints International Ltd

Dints International Ltd

Dints International Ltd

Dints International is a rapidly growing London based company with a focus on Africa. Working with mining and infrastructure companies we are striving to be the trusted partner of choice for out...

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Location:
London, United Kingdom

Posted:
5 Mar 2013

Deadline:
Opportunity has expired

Compensation details:
Negotiable

Interim CFO

Key Deliverables: -Develop and implement corporate financial and tax structure for rapidly growing company -Plan transition from Sage Line 50 to MS NAV 2013 -Plan and develop local points of presence in Africa and worldwide

London, United Kingdom

Applicants are required to hold the relevant Visas/Work Permits

Compensation details:
Negotiable

Job Type:
Freelance
Full-time
Part-time
Contract / Short-term
Level:
Senior Level
Escape Factors:
Entrepreneurial
Social Impact
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Position and Company Background:

By providing outsourced equipment supply chain services to Africa we have expanded significantly in the last 3 years. With a growing team of 10 we are developing our business model to extend our service offering and the countries we operate in.

 

Our board have considerable experience in Africa and core to our principles is developing an effective model to provide trustworthy, open and effective supply chains which benefit all stakeholders.

 

Currently the finance department consists of a Finance Manager, Assistant & Credit Control and an independent external accountant. The potential candidate would work with the CEO, interim COO and existing accounts team to plan and implement a robust and scalable financial strategy.

 

Our current turnover is on target for £12m in the current financial year with a planned growth to £100m+ in 2-3 years.

Essential Skills:

Education:          Must be a graduate calibre and at least part qualified (CIMA, ACA, ACCA)

Experience:         5 years in international accounting and trade finance for fast growth companies.

IT:                           Advanced Excel 2010,

Good working knowledge of common accounting packages

Natural aptitude for IT and systems

Languages:        English

 

Desirable Skills:

Education:          Accounting qualifications backed up by broader training e.g. MBA

Experience:         In mining, supply chain or international trade related industries.               

In sub-Saharan Africa (particularly West and Central Africa), USA and Asia.

Market transformation

Peer-to-peer lending

IT:                           Microsoft Dynamics NAV

Languages:        French, Spanish, Portuguese

 

Personal Qualities:

·         Energetic, driven and committed

·         Self-sufficient

·         Interest in worldwide affairs and cultures

·         Commercially focused with a good grasp of business principles

·         Progressive thinking

·         Good relationship builder at all levels (internally & externally)



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