Director for Finance

Reporting to the President & CEO, the Director for Finance is responsible for CEM's long-term financial health and growth. He/she establishes strategies that will earn profits, oversees accounting operations, produces accurate reports on where money is going within the business, improves or changes current practices to increase efficiency, manages risk, designs and implements policies, and improves financial processes.

Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Manages the overall financial plan of the organization, both short-term and long-term.
  2. Conducts profit and loss analysis.
  3. Negotiates on behalf of the Company with clients, and other businesses.
  4. Prepares and analyzes budget.
  5. Participates in developing a vision and strategic plan to guide the organization
  6. Develops ongoing support and coaching to strengthen the Finance Team's capacity to deliver on its responsibilities.
  7. Oversees and leads annual budgeting and planning process in conjunction with the President; administers and reviews all financial plans and budgets, monitors progress and changes, and keeps senior leadership team abreast of the organization’s financial status.
  8. Work with Section Heads to prepare a comprehensive budget for the Division.
  9. Reports the financial performance and Financial Position to the Office of the President and the Board of Trustees.

Qualifications

  • Must have a relevant and related Master’s degree
  • Must be a Certified Public Accountant
  • 10 years and above related work experience or 5 years of managerial role
  • Broad knowledge in Finance, Treasury, and Accounting

Key Competencies

  • Strategic Planning and Project Management Skills
  • Excellent Interpersonal and Communication Skills
  • Excellent Decision-making and Problem-solving skills
  • Passion for Excellence
  • Negotiation Skills
  • Integrity and Professionalism
Director for Finance
Finance Division