Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Job in Nigeria

 Zurishaddai Recruitment Agency  - Our client, a real estate & roofing company with office along Lekki - Epe Expressway, is recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Chief Financial Officer (CFO)

Location: Lekki, Lagos

Employment Type: Full-time

Job Description

  • The Chief Financial Officer (CFO) will be a key member of the executive leadership team and responsible for overseeing the financial operations of the company.
  • This role requires a strategic and results-driven finance professional with a strong understanding of financial management, accounting principles, and business strategy.
  • The CFO will play a critical role in driving the company's financial performance, ensuring compliance, and supporting its growth and profitability objectives.


  • Develop and execute financial strategies aligned with the company's business goals and objectives.
  • Oversee all aspects of financial management, including budgeting, forecasting, cash flow management, and financial reporting.
  • Provide strategic financial guidance to the executive team, identifying risks and opportunities, and recommending appropriate actions.
  • Ensure compliance with accounting principles, legal regulations, and tax requirements.
  • Develop and implement financial policies, procedures, and internal controls to safeguard the company's assets.
  • Manage banking relationships, negotiate financing agreements, and optimize cash management strategies.
  • Conduct financial analysis, assess financial performance, and provide insights to support decision-making.
  • Lead the annual budgeting process and monitor financial performance against budget and key performance indicators.
  • Collaborate with other departments to develop financial models and evaluate business cases for investment opportunities.
  • Lead and develop the finance team, fostering a culture of high performance, accountability, and continuous improvement.


  • Bachelor's degree in Finance, Accounting, Economics, or a related field. A Master's degree in Business Administration or Finance is desirable. Professional certifications such as ACCA, CPA, or CFA are advantageous.
  • Minimum of 7 years of progressive experience in finance and accounting roles, with at least 5 years in a leadership position.
  • Proven track record of financial leadership, including strategic planning, financial analysis, and financial reporting.
  • Strong knowledge of financial principles, accounting standards, and tax regulations.
  • Experience in the real estate or construction industry is preferred.

N450,000 - N500,000 Monthly (competitive and commensurate with qualifications and experience).

Application Closing Date
12th June, 2024.

Method of Application
Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV & Cover Letter to: using "CFO" as the subject of the mail.

Note: Only suitably qualified candidates will be contacted.